Abkhaz (abkh1244-3)

Dialect: Bzyb

Colarusso, John. A North West Caucasian Reader. 1999.

Consonants (68)

p b t d tʷʼ c ɟ k g kʷʼ qʲʼ qʷʼ
ts ts̺ tsʼ ts̺ʼ dz dz̺ ts̺ʷ ts̺ʷʼ dz̺ʷ tʂʼ tʆʼ
f v s z s̺ʷ z̺ʷ ʂ ʐ ʂʷ ʐʷ ʆ ʓ χˤ χ ʁ χʲ ʁʲ χʷˤ χʷ ʁʷ
m n
j ɥ w ʜ ʢ ʜʷ
l
r

Vowels (2)

ɨ
ɜ

Notes

IPHON transcribes NWC vowels narrowly - they're higher than the conventional symbols /a ə/ indicate.

"The 'dark' palato-alveolar series is frequently velarized in Bzyb rather than retroflexed" - presumably this means they become a [tʃ] series?

Allophonic rules