Language name: ANGAATIHA
UPSID number: 8627
Alternate name(s):
Classification: Papuan, Trans-New Guinea
This language has 21 segments
Its Frequency index is 0.492661810 (average percentage of segments; 0.1: many very rare segments; 0.39: average; 0.7: many common segments)
The language has these sounds: p t k ? tS m n nj N l[ j w i "e a "o u a: "@S ai au
Comment: Angaatiha is analyzed as having 3 tones - high, low, and falling. Huisman et al. treat nj as a cluster, but it is the only Cj cluster. /w/ clusters with /p,m,k,?/ - these are treated as two-consonant clusters.
Source(s): Huisman, R. 1973. Angaataha verb morphology. Linguistics 110:43-54.
Huisman, R., Huisman, R., Lloyd, J. 1981. Angaatiha syllable patterns. In P.M. Healey (ed.), Angan Languages are Different: Four Phonologies. Language Data, Asian-Pacific Series 12, Summer Institute of Linguistics, Huntington Beach: 51-62.
Huisman, R., Lloyd, J. 1981. Angaatiha tone, stress, and length. In P.M Healey (ed.), Angan Languages are Different: Four Phonologies. Language Data, Asian-Pacific Series 12, Summer Institute of Linguistics, Huntington Beach: 63-82.

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