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

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