Inventory Mah Meri (UZ 2201)

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

LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CURL
LATIN SMALL LETTER N - COMBINING RING BELOW
ɑ̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER ALPHA - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER D - COMBINING INVERTED BRIDGE BELOW
w LATIN SMALL LETTER W
ɨ̞ LATIN SMALL LETTER I WITH STROKE - COMBINING DOWN TACK BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER L - COMBINING RING BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER D - LATIN SMALL LETTER Z WITH CURL
ə̠̃ LATIN SMALL LETTER SCHWA - COMBINING MINUS SIGN BELOW - COMBINING TILDE
ʍ LATIN SMALL LETTER TURNED W
LATIN SMALL LETTER M - COMBINING RING BELOW
ə̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER SCHWA - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
tɕʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CURL - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
LATIN SMALL LETTER P - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
ɔ̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER OPEN O - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
ɲ̊ LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH LEFT HOOK - COMBINING RING ABOVE
LATIN SMALL LETTER O - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER E - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER K - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
ɛ̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER OPEN E - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
ɯ̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER TURNED M - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER U - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
ŋ̊ LATIN SMALL LETTER ENG - COMBINING RING ABOVE
t̻ʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING SQUARE BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
LATIN SMALL LETTER I - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING SQUARE BELOW