Language name: RESIGARO
UPSID number: 6838
Alternate name(s):
Classification: South American, Macro-Arawakan
This language has 35 segments
Its Frequency index is 0.374722838 (average percentage of segments; 0.1: many very rare segments; 0.39: average; 0.7: many common segments)
The language has these sounds: ph th kh p t tJ k ? b d dJ g tsh tSh tS ts dz dZ P h s S m n nj hm hn hnj j w i E a O uu
Comment: Resigaro has a two level tone system. Sequences of like or unlike vowels may bear differing tones. Only /?/ may appear syllable finally. Voiced plosives but not not affricates have optional prenasalization "particularly in initial position or for emphasis". /w/ and /j/ have voiced fricative allophones.
Source(s): Allin, T.R. 1976. A Grammar of Resigaro. Summer Institute of Linguistics, Horsleys Green, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England.

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