Language Mekens

Coordinates WGS8413°03'S, 62°06'W
-13.05, -62.09
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 ŋʷ ŋ
Stop p b t d  k g ʔ
Sibilant affricate ts
Non-sibilant affricate
Sibilant fricative s z ʃ ʒ
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 unrounded close front with-high_tone vowel ĩːlong nasalized unrounded close front vowel long unrounded close front vowel ɨunrounded close central vowel ɨːlong unrounded close central vowel ɨ̃ːlong nasalized unrounded close central vowel ɨ̃nasalized unrounded close central vowel rounded close back with-high_tone vowel urounded close back vowel long unrounded close-mid front vowel ẽːlong nasalized unrounded close-mid front vowel eunrounded close-mid front vowel nasalized unrounded close-mid front vowel ẽːlong nasalized unrounded close-mid front vowel long unrounded close-mid front vowel rounded close-mid back with-high_tone vowel orounded close-mid back vowel nasalized rounded close-mid back vowel long rounded close-mid back vowel long unrounded open front vowel nasalized unrounded open front vowel unrounded open front with-high_tone vowel aunrounded open front vowel long unrounded open front vowel
Vowels
Other phonemes
ia from unrounded close front to unrounded open front diphthong
oi from rounded close-mid back to unrounded close front diphthong
aĩ from unrounded open front to nasalized unrounded close front diphthong
ŋk from voiced velar nasal to voiceless velar stop cluster
oe from rounded close-mid back to unrounded close-mid front diphthong
ão from nasalized unrounded open front to rounded close-mid back diphthong
ea from unrounded close-mid front to unrounded open front diphthong
from rounded close-mid back to unrounded close central diphthong
ãi from nasalized unrounded open front to unrounded close front diphthong
mp from voiced bilabial nasal to voiceless bilabial stop cluster
mb from voiced bilabial nasal to voiced bilabial stop cluster
ao from unrounded open front to rounded close-mid back diphthong
from unrounded open front to unrounded close central diphthong
au from unrounded open front to rounded close back diphthong
ae from unrounded open front to unrounded close-mid front diphthong
from unrounded close-mid front to unrounded close central diphthong
ai from unrounded open front to unrounded close front diphthong
ɨa from unrounded close central to unrounded open front diphthong
w voiced labio-velar approximant consonant
ĩi from nasalized unrounded close front to unrounded close front diphthong
oa from rounded close-mid back to unrounded open front diphthong
io from unrounded close front to rounded close-mid back diphthong
ua from rounded close back to unrounded open front diphthong
ei from unrounded close-mid front to unrounded close front diphthong
ɨe from unrounded close central to unrounded close-mid front diphthong