Inventory Nangchenpa Tibetan (EA 2489)

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

ɔ̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER OPEN O - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
ʼɲ MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE - LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH LEFT HOOK
LATIN SMALL LETTER L - COMBINING RING BELOW
t̠ʃ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING MINUS SIGN BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER ESH
ntʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER N - LATIN SMALL LETTER T - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
ũː LATIN SMALL LETTER U - COMBINING TILDE - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ntsʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER N - LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER S - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
LATIN SMALL LETTER K - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
ŋkʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER ENG - LATIN SMALL LETTER K - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
ʼŋ MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE - LATIN SMALL LETTER ENG
ɛ̤i̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER OPEN E - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER I - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
ⁿɡ SUPERSCRIPT LATIN SMALL LETTER N - LATIN SMALL LETTER SCRIPT G
dz LATIN SMALL LETTER D - LATIN SMALL LETTER Z
ʼs MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE - LATIN SMALL LETTER S
LATIN SMALL LETTER N - COMBINING RING BELOW
ⁿb SUPERSCRIPT LATIN SMALL LETTER N - LATIN SMALL LETTER B
ⁿʈʰ SUPERSCRIPT LATIN SMALL LETTER N - LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH RETROFLEX HOOK - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
ɛi LATIN SMALL LETTER OPEN E - LATIN SMALL LETTER I
LATIN SMALL LETTER T - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
tsʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER S - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
ãː LATIN SMALL LETTER A - COMBINING TILDE - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ʼn MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE - LATIN SMALL LETTER N
LATIN SMALL LETTER M - COMBINING RING BELOW
ẽː LATIN SMALL LETTER E - COMBINING TILDE - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
LATIN SMALL LETTER Y - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
ts LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER S
ⁿdz SUPERSCRIPT LATIN SMALL LETTER N - LATIN SMALL LETTER D - LATIN SMALL LETTER Z
ɛ̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER OPEN E - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER A - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
w LATIN SMALL LETTER W
LATIN SMALL LETTER P - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
LATIN SMALL LETTER E - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
n̠t̠ʃʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER N - COMBINING MINUS SIGN BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING MINUS SIGN BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER ESH - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
ŋ̊ LATIN SMALL LETTER ENG - COMBINING RING ABOVE
ʼl MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE - LATIN SMALL LETTER L
ĩː LATIN SMALL LETTER I - COMBINING TILDE - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ʼj MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE - LATIN SMALL LETTER J
e̤ː LATIN SMALL LETTER E - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ʼw MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE - LATIN SMALL LETTER W
ⁿɖ SUPERSCRIPT LATIN SMALL LETTER N - LATIN SMALL LETTER D WITH TAIL
ⁿd̠ʒ SUPERSCRIPT LATIN SMALL LETTER N - LATIN SMALL LETTER D - COMBINING MINUS SIGN BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER EZH
LATIN SMALL LETTER R - COMBINING RING BELOW
i̤ː LATIN SMALL LETTER I - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ʼm MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE - LATIN SMALL LETTER M
mpʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER M - LATIN SMALL LETTER P - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
ɨ̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER I WITH STROKE - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
ʼʃ MODIFIER LETTER APOSTROPHE - LATIN SMALL LETTER ESH
LATIN SMALL LETTER U - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
õː LATIN SMALL LETTER O - COMBINING TILDE - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ʈʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH RETROFLEX HOOK - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
o̤ː LATIN SMALL LETTER O - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
d̠ʒ LATIN SMALL LETTER D - COMBINING MINUS SIGN BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER EZH
ø̤ LATIN SMALL LETTER O WITH STROKE - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER O - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW
ɔ̤ː LATIN SMALL LETTER OPEN O - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
ⁿd SUPERSCRIPT LATIN SMALL LETTER N - LATIN SMALL LETTER D
a̤ː LATIN SMALL LETTER A - COMBINING DIAERESIS BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER TRIANGULAR COLON
t̠ʃʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING MINUS SIGN BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER ESH - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H