Language Mawe

Coordinates WGS843°38'S, 56°52'W
-3.64, -56.87
Concept Orthographic form Tokens Simple Cognate Partial Cognate Notes Morphemes
Pulmonic Consonants
Place → Labial Coronal Dorsal Laryngeal
↓ Manner Bilabial Labio­dental Linguo­labial Dental Alveolar Palato-
alveolar
Retroflex Alveolo-
palatal
Palatal Velar Uvular Pharyngeal
/ Epiglottal
Glottal
Nasal m n ɲ ŋ
Stop ⁿp p b t d k  ʔ
Sibilant affricate ts
Non-sibilant affricate
Sibilant fricative s ʒ ʑ
Non-sibilant fricative h
Approximant  j
Flap or tap
Trill r
Lateral affricate
Lateral fricative
Lateral approximant
Lateral flap
Implosive
Front Near-front Central Near-back Back Close Near-close Close-mid Mid Open-mid Near-open Open nasalized unrounded close front vowel iunrounded close front vowel ɨːlong unrounded close central vowel ɨunrounded close central vowel ɨ̃nasalized unrounded close central vowel urounded close back vowel nasalized rounded close back vowel long rounded close back vowel nasalized unrounded close-mid front vowel eunrounded close-mid front vowel orounded close-mid back vowel nasalized rounded close-mid back vowel long rounded close-mid back vowel ãːlong nasalized unrounded open front vowel nasalized unrounded open front vowel aunrounded open front vowel long unrounded open front vowel
Vowels
Other phonemes
uĩ from rounded close back to nasalized unrounded close front diphthong
õi from nasalized rounded close-mid back to unrounded close front diphthong
iu from unrounded close front to rounded close back diphthong
ia from unrounded close front to unrounded open front diphthong
ŋg from voiced velar nasal to voiced velar stop cluster
ŋk from voiced velar nasal to voiceless velar stop cluster
ai from unrounded open front to unrounded close front diphthong
eũ from unrounded close-mid front to nasalized rounded close back diphthong
ie from unrounded close front to unrounded close-mid front diphthong
ui from rounded close back to unrounded close front diphthong
uo from rounded close back to rounded close-mid back diphthong
ɨa from unrounded close central to unrounded open front diphthong
ea from unrounded close-mid front to unrounded open front diphthong
iã from unrounded close front to nasalized unrounded open front diphthong
w voiced labio-velar approximant consonant
ãi from nasalized unrounded open front to unrounded close front diphthong
ɨi from unrounded close central to unrounded close front diphthong
oa from rounded close-mid back to unrounded open front diphthong
ua from rounded close back to unrounded open front diphthong
mp from voiced bilabial nasal to voiceless bilabial stop cluster
ei from unrounded close-mid front to unrounded close front diphthong
ẽi from nasalized unrounded close-mid front to unrounded close front diphthong
from unrounded open front to unrounded close central diphthong
au from unrounded open front to rounded close back diphthong
ɨe from unrounded close central to unrounded close-mid front diphthong