Inventory Chipewyan (SPA)

Source name: Chipewyan

Segment Representation Segment class Combined class

Consonants (Pulmonic)

Bilabial Labiodental Dental Alveolar Postalveolar Retroflex Palatal  Velar  Uvular Pharyngeal Glottal
Plosive p b t d ʈ ɖ c ɟ k ɡ q ɢ   ʔ  
Nasal m ɱ n ɳ ɲ ŋ ɴ
Trill ʙ r ʀ
Tap or Flap ɾ̪ ɾ ɽ
Fricative ɸ β f v θ ð s z ʃ ʒ ʂ ʐ ç ʝ x ɣ χ ʁ ħ ʕ h ɦ
Lateral fricative ɬ ɮ
Approximant ʋ ɹ ɻ j ɰ
Lateral approximant l ɭ ʎ ʟ

Where symbols appear in pairs, the one to the right represents a voiced consonant. Shaded areas denote articulations judged impossible.

Consonants (Non-Pulmonic)

Clicks Voiced implosives
ʘ Bilabial ɓ Bilabial
ǀ Dental ɗ Dental/alveolar
ǃ (Post)alveolar ʄ Palatal
ǂ Palatoalveolar ɠ Velar
ǁ Alveolar lateral ʛ Uvular

Vowels

Vowel Quadrilateral
Front Central Back Close Close-mid Open-mid Open

Where symbols appear in pairs, the one to the right represents a rounded vowel.

Other Segments

kx LATIN SMALL LETTER K - LATIN SMALL LETTER X
ũː LATIN SMALL LETTER U - COMBINING TILDE - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
˥˦ MODIFIER LETTER EXTRA-HIGH TONE BAR - MODIFIER LETTER HIGH TONE BAR
ts LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER S
t̠ʃʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING MINUS SIGN BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER ESH - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
t̪θ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING BRIDGE BELOW - GREEK SMALL LETTER THETA
tɬʼ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH BELT - MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE
t̠ʃʼ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING MINUS SIGN BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER ESH - MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE
kxʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER K - LATIN SMALL LETTER X - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
tɬʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH BELT - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
ɛ̃ː LATIN SMALL LETTER OPEN E - COMBINING TILDE - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
tx LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER X
tsʼ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER S - MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE
kʷʼ LATIN SMALL LETTER K - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W - MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE
LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH BELT
ãː LATIN SMALL LETTER A - COMBINING TILDE - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
LATIN SMALL LETTER K - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
t̪θʼ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING BRIDGE BELOW - GREEK SMALL LETTER THETA - MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE
t̠ʃ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING MINUS SIGN BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER ESH
t̪θʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING BRIDGE BELOW - GREEK SMALL LETTER THETA - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
ĩː LATIN SMALL LETTER I - COMBINING TILDE - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
˩ MODIFIER LETTER EXTRA-LOW TONE BAR
LATIN SMALL LETTER K - MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE
˥ MODIFIER LETTER EXTRA-HIGH TONE BAR
ɣʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER GAMMA - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
LATIN SMALL LETTER X - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
LATIN SMALL LETTER T - MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE
LATIN SMALL LETTER L - COMBINING RING BELOW
˩˨ MODIFIER LETTER EXTRA-LOW TONE BAR - MODIFIER LETTER LOW TONE BAR
tsʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER S - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H