Alveolar ejective fricative

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Alveolar ejective fricative
IPA number 132 401
Encoding
Entity (decimal) s​ʼ
Unicode (hex) U+0073 U+02BC
X-SAMPA s_>
Kirshenbaum s`
Sound

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

Features[edit]

Features of the alveolar ejective fricative:

Occurrence[edit]

Language Word IPA Meaning Notes
Adyghe Shapsug dialect шӀусӀэ About this sound [ʃʷʼəsʼa]  'black' Corresponds to [tsʼ] in other dialects.
Hausa [example needed] Allophone of /tsʼ/ in some dialects
Lakota [example needed]
Tlingit aaw [sʼaːw] 'Dungeness crab'
Upper Necaxa Totonac [ˈsʼa̰ta̰] small'

See also[edit]