Marquesan (nort2845-2)

Dialect: Ùa Pou

Mutu, Margaret and Teikitutoua, Ben. Ùa Pou: aspects of a Marquesan dialect. 2003. hh:s:MutuTeikitutoua:UaPou

Consonants (10)

p t k
{f} v
m n
h ɦ̰

Vowels (5)

i u
ɛ ɔ


"All vowels are laryngealised and shortened somewhat before and after a glottal stop.

They are also shortened before, and sometimes after, /h/. They are also frequently devoiced

before final juncture.""

Allophonic rules