Language name: WIK-MUNKAN
UPSID number: 8358
Alternate name(s):
Classification: Australian, Pama-Nyungan
This language has 18 segments
Its Frequency index is 0.527469820 (average percentage of segments; 0.1: many very rare segments; 0.39: average; 0.7: many common segments)
The language has these sounds: p k ? m N j w t_ n_ i E a O U t n r l
Comment: Non-glottal stops have voiced allophones following nasals and (usually) intervocalically. All five vowels occur long and short.
Source(s): McConnel, U.H. 1945. Wikmunkan phonetics. Oceania 15/4: 353-375.
Sayers, B. and Godfrey, M. 1964. Outline description of the alphabet and grammar of a dialect of Wik-Munkan, spoken at Coen, North Queensland. Occasional Papers in Aboriginal Studies, Canberra. no. 2: 49-65.

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