Language Tembe

Coordinates WGS842°37'S, 48°14'W
-2.61, -48.24
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 ŋ
Stop p b t k  g ʔ
Sibilant affricate ts ts dʒʰ
Non-sibilant affricate
Sibilant fricative s z
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 ɨunrounded close central vowel ɨ̃nasalized unrounded close central vowel urounded close back vowel nasalized unrounded close-mid front vowel ørounded close-mid front vowel unrounded close-mid front with-high_tone vowel eunrounded close-mid front vowel orounded close-mid back vowel nasalized rounded close-mid back vowel rounded close-mid back with-high_tone vowel long rounded close-mid back vowel əunrounded mid central vowel nasalized unrounded open front vowel unrounded open front with-high_tone vowel aunrounded open front vowel
Vowels
Other phonemes
ia from unrounded close front to unrounded open front diphthong
ai from unrounded open front to unrounded close front diphthong
ie from unrounded close front to unrounded close-mid front diphthong
ui from rounded close back to unrounded close front diphthong
from rounded close back to unrounded close central 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
ɨi from unrounded close central to unrounded close front diphthong
əí from unrounded mid central to unrounded close front with-high_tone diphthong
ei from unrounded close-mid front to unrounded close front diphthong
au from unrounded open front to rounded close back diphthong