Bruu (west2397-1)

Dialect: Ban Wœn Buek

Thongkum, Therapan L.. The distribution of the sounds of Bruu. 1979. wals:5992

Consonants (20)

p b t d k ʔ
m n ɲ ŋ
j w h
l
r

Vowels (51)

i i̤ː ĩː ɯ ɯ̤ ɯː ɯ̤ː u ṳː ũː
e e̤ː ɤ ɤ̤ ɤː ɤ̤ː o o̤ː
ɛ ɛ̤ ɛː ɛ̤ː ɛ̃ː ʌ ʌ̤ ʌː ʌ̤ː ʌ̃ː ɔ ɔ̤ ɔː ɔ̤ː ɔ̃ː
a a̤ː ãː ɒ ɒ̤ ɒː ɒ̤ː ɒ̃ː

Diphthongs (11)

i̯a i̯a̤ iə̯ i̤ə̯ ɯə̯ ɯ̤ə̯ u̯a u̯ã u̯a̤ uə̯ ṳə̯

Syllabic consonants (4)

ɲ̩ ŋ̩

Notes

Syllabic nasals appear only in presyllables.

Initial clusters are /pr pl br bl tr tʰr kr kl/. Final clusters are /jʔ wʔ jh wh/.

Vowels are given in broad transcription. Nasalized vowels are listed in the source as if they were phonemes, but are conditioned allophones of breathy vowels after glottals.

Allophonic rules