Inventory Serer (AA)

Source name: sereer

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

ɲɟ LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH LEFT HOOK - LATIN SMALL LETTER DOTLESS J WITH STROKE
ʔʲ LATIN LETTER GLOTTAL STOP - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL J
ɓ̥ LATIN SMALL LETTER B WITH HOOK - COMBINING RING BELOW
mb LATIN SMALL LETTER M - LATIN SMALL LETTER B
ʄ̥ LATIN SMALL LETTER DOTLESS J WITH STROKE AND HOOK - COMBINING RING BELOW
nd LATIN SMALL LETTER N - LATIN SMALL LETTER D
ɗ̥ LATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH HOOK - COMBINING RING BELOW
ɴq LATIN LETTER SMALL CAPITAL N - LATIN SMALL LETTER Q
ŋɡ LATIN SMALL LETTER ENG - LATIN SMALL LETTER SCRIPT G
w LATIN SMALL LETTER W