Language name: JAVANESE
UPSID number: 2409
Alternate name(s):
Classification: Austro-Tai, West Malayo-Polynesian
This language has 29 segments
Its Frequency index is 0.413487270 (average percentage of segments; 0.1: many very rare segments; 0.39: average; 0.7: many common segments)
The language has these sounds: p tD t k ? phh tDhh thh khh tshh ts sD h m "n nj N "l r j w i e E a u o O "@
Comment: Javanese is spoken primarily in Java, Indonesia.
Source(s): Fagan, J.L. 1988. Javanese intervocalic stop phonemes: the light/heavy distinction. From: Studies in Austronesian Linguistics. ed. Richard McGinn. Ohio University Center for International Studies, Center for Southeast Asia Studies. Athens, Ohio.
Horne, E.C. 1961. Beginning Javanese. Yale University Press, New Haven.
Herrfurth, H. 1964. Lehrbuch des Modernen Djawanisch. Verlag Enzyklopadie, Leipzig.
Uhlenbeck. 1963. Review of Horne, E.C. Beginning Javanese. Lingua 12: 69-76.

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