Language Parakana

Coordinates WGS844°39'S, 50°04'W
-4.65, -50.06
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 p t k  g ʔ
Sibilant affricate
Non-sibilant affricate
Sibilant fricative ʃ
Non-sibilant fricative β 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 iunrounded close front vowel ɨːlong unrounded close central vowel ɨunrounded close central vowel urounded close back vowel nasalized rounded close back vowel nasalized unrounded close-mid front vowel unrounded close-mid front with-high_tone vowel long unrounded close-mid front vowel eunrounded close-mid front vowel orounded close-mid back vowel nasalized rounded close-mid back vowel nasalized unrounded open front vowel aunrounded open front vowel long unrounded open front vowel
Vowels
Other phonemes
oi from rounded close-mid back to unrounded close front diphthong
ia from unrounded close front to unrounded open front diphthong
ɨo from unrounded close central to rounded close-mid back diphthong
ai from unrounded open front to unrounded close front diphthong
oe from rounded close-mid back to unrounded close-mid front diphthong
ɨa from unrounded close central to unrounded open front diphthong
ea from unrounded close-mid front to unrounded open front diphthong
w voiced labio-velar approximant consonant
from rounded close-mid back to unrounded close central diphthong
oa from rounded close-mid back to unrounded open front diphthong
iõ from unrounded close front to nasalized rounded close-mid back diphthong
io from unrounded close front to rounded close-mid back diphthong
ao from unrounded open front to rounded close-mid back diphthong
ei from unrounded close-mid front to unrounded close front diphthong
from unrounded open front to unrounded close central diphthong