Inventory Mabaan (GM 1316)

Segment class Segment Marginal Allophones Representation

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

iːɛ LATIN SMALL LETTER I - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON - LATIN SMALL LETTER OPEN E
LATIN SMALL LETTER U - LATIN SMALL LETTER TURNED V
iːe LATIN SMALL LETTER I - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON - LATIN SMALL LETTER E
ua LATIN SMALL LETTER U - LATIN SMALL LETTER A
˦ MODIFIER LETTER HIGH TONE BAR
uːʌ LATIN SMALL LETTER U - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON - LATIN SMALL LETTER TURNED V
w LATIN SMALL LETTER W
LATIN SMALL LETTER I - LATIN SMALL LETTER OPEN E
˨˦ MODIFIER LETTER LOW TONE BAR - MODIFIER LETTER HIGH TONE BAR
uːa LATIN SMALL LETTER U - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON - LATIN SMALL LETTER A
˨ MODIFIER LETTER LOW TONE BAR
˦˨ MODIFIER LETTER HIGH TONE BAR - MODIFIER LETTER LOW TONE BAR
ie LATIN SMALL LETTER I - LATIN SMALL LETTER E