Inventory Western Arrernte (ER 2710)

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

ȶʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH CURL - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
LATIN SMALL LETTER M - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
LATIN SMALL LETTER P - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
LATIN SMALL LETTER N - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
ɳʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH RETROFLEX HOOK - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
LATIN SMALL LETTER L - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
LATIN SMALL LETTER T - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
ɻʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER TURNED R WITH HOOK - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
ʈʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH RETROFLEX HOOK - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
LATIN SMALL LETTER J - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
ȴʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH CURL - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
t̪ʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - COMBINING BRIDGE BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
ɭʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH RETROFLEX HOOK - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
l̪ʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER L - COMBINING BRIDGE BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
ȵ LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH CURL
w LATIN SMALL LETTER W
ȵʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH CURL - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
ȶ LATIN SMALL LETTER T WITH CURL
LATIN SMALL LETTER R - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
n̪ʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER N - COMBINING BRIDGE BELOW - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
ŋʷ LATIN SMALL LETTER ENG - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W
ȴ LATIN SMALL LETTER L WITH CURL
LATIN SMALL LETTER K - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL W