Mon (monn1252-1)

Dialect: Burmese

Huffman, Franklin E.. Burmese Mon, Thai Mon, and Nyah Kur: a synchronic comparison. 1990.

Consonants (18)

p ˀb t ˀd c k ʔ
ɸ f s
m n ɲ ŋ
j h
l
r

Vowels (14)

u
ɪ ɪ̤
ə ə̤ o
ɛ ɛ̤ ɔ
a ɑ

Diphthongs (10)

ɨ̯i ɨ̯i̤
ɪə̯
e̤a̯ oa o̤a̤
a̤ɛ̤ ao ɑɛ

Notes

A great deal of information on vowel allophone is provided. Not all of it is reflected here.

Vowels are lengthened when they appear with no coda.

Ph and hR clusters seem to be common.

Allophonic rules