Choyu (quey1238-3)

Dialect: Tuanjie

Suzuki, Hiroyuki; Wangmo, Sonam. An outline of the sound structure of Lhagang Choyu: A newly recognised highly endangered language in Khams Minyag. 2019.

Consonants (50)

p b ⁿb t d ⁿd k g ⁿg q
tsʰ ts dz ⁿdz tʂʰ ⁿdʐ tɕʰ ⁿdʑ
v s z ʂ ʐ ɕ ʑ x ɣ
ɬ
m n ȵ̥ ȵ ŋ̥ ŋ
j w h ɦ
l
r

Vowels (13)

ɿ
i y ɨ ɯ u
e ə ɵ o
ɛ
a ɐ

Diphthongs (5)

ei̯ əu̯
ɛi̯
ai̯ au̯

Tones (4)

˥ ˥˧ ˧ ˧˥

Notes

The only other initial clusters are labial plosive plus ʐ.

/ə/ is listed twice in the vowel inventory.