Pumi (sout2729-2)

Dialect: Dayang

Matisoff, James A.. Dàyáng Pumi phonology and adumbrations of comparative Qiangic. 1997. sil16:37938

Consonants (47)

p b t d ʈʰ ʈ ɖ k g q
tsʰ ts dz tʂʰ tʃʰ tɕʰ (tɕ)
ɸ v s z ʂ ʐ ʃ ɕ x ɣ
ɬ
m n ȵ ŋ
j w h ɦ
l
r

Vowels (16)

i ɨ ʉ u
e ə ə̃
ɛ ɛ̃
a ɒ ɒ̃

Diphthongs (1)

u̯o

Tones (3)

˥ (˥˩) ˩

Notes

In addition to the four sibilant series, Dayang Pumi has the clusters /sʃ ɕʃ zʒ/. (There is, however, no plain /ʒ/.)

There's a cluster /ʁɢ/ but no plain /ɢ/, but it's unclear how this uvular plosive should be interpreted.

Allophonic rules