Alveolar ejective affricate

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Alveolar ejective affricate
t͡sʼ
Sound

The alveolar ejective affricate is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents this sound is t͡sʼ.

Features[edit]

Features of the alveolar ejective affricate:

Occurrence[edit]

Language Word IPA Meaning Notes
Abaza хъацIа [qat͡sʼa] man
Adyghe цӀыф [t͡sʼəf] person
Armenian Eastern Armenian ծառ [t͡sʼɑr] tree Corresponds to tenuis [t͡s⁼] in other Eastern dialects.
Avar мацӀ [mat͡sʼ] language
Chechen цIе [t͡sʼe] name
Hadza zzapale [t͡sʼapaɾe] digging stick
Haida ttsanskkaagid [t͡sʼanskʼaːkit] beams
Kabardian цӀыху [t͡sʼəxʷ] person
Nuxálk xłp̓x̣ʷłtłpłłskʷ /xɬpʼχʷɬtʰɬpʰɬːskʷʰt͡sʼ/ he had had in his possession a bunchberry plant
Lushootseed c’uʔkʷs /t͡sʼuʔkʷs/ seven
Tlingit ts’ankwaat /t͡sʼankʷaːt/ spider

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