Inventory Nepali (UZ 2204)

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

ts LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER S
ɡ̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER SCRIPT G - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
eu LATIN SMALL LETTER E - LATIN SMALL LETTER U
ʈʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH RETROFLEX HOOK - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
pʰː LATIN SMALL LETTER P - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
oi LATIN SMALL LETTER O - LATIN SMALL LETTER I
d̤z̤ː LATIN SMALL LETTER D - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER Z - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
tsː LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER S - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
t̪ʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING BRIDGE BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
ɖː LATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH TAIL - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ŋː LATIN SMALL LETTER ENG - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
LATIN SMALL LETTER K - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ou LATIN SMALL LETTER O - LATIN SMALL LETTER U
LATIN SMALL LETTER R - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
iu LATIN SMALL LETTER I - LATIN SMALL LETTER U
tsʰː LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER S - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
au LATIN SMALL LETTER A - LATIN SMALL LETTER U
ʈʰː LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH RETROFLEX HOOK - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
dzː LATIN SMALL LETTER D - LATIN SMALL LETTER Z - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
t̪ʰː LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING BRIDGE BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
LATIN SMALL LETTER M - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
kʰː LATIN SMALL LETTER K - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ɖ̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH TAIL - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
t̪ː LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING BRIDGE BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ui LATIN SMALL LETTER U - LATIN SMALL LETTER I
d̪̤ː LATIN SMALL LETTER D - COMBINING BRIDGE BELOW - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
LATIN SMALL LETTER P - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ɡ̤ː LATIN SMALL LETTER SCRIPT G - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
LATIN SMALL LETTER P - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
d̪ː LATIN SMALL LETTER D - COMBINING BRIDGE BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ɖ̤ː LATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH TAIL - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ʈː LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH RETROFLEX HOOK - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
d̤z̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER D - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER Z - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
ei LATIN SMALL LETTER E - LATIN SMALL LETTER I
tsʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER S - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
LATIN SMALL LETTER N - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
LATIN SMALL LETTER B - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
LATIN SMALL LETTER S - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ʌu LATIN SMALL LETTER TURNED V - LATIN SMALL LETTER U
LATIN SMALL LETTER L - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
LATIN SMALL LETTER K - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
d̪̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER D - COMBINING BRIDGE BELOW - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
ai LATIN SMALL LETTER A - LATIN SMALL LETTER I
ʌi LATIN SMALL LETTER TURNED V - LATIN SMALL LETTER I
ɡː LATIN SMALL LETTER SCRIPT G - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
b̤ː LATIN SMALL LETTER B - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
dz LATIN SMALL LETTER D - LATIN SMALL LETTER Z
LATIN SMALL LETTER B - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW