epiglottal stop is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents this sound is 〈 ʡ 〉.
Features [ edit ]
The epiglottis is labelled as "12" in this diagram.
Features of the epiglottal stop:
Occurrence [ edit ]
Dahalo [1 ]
Haida Northern dialects
Corresponds to /ɢ̥/ in southern dialects.
Jah Hut [2 ]
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
Bibliography [ edit ]
Diffloth, Gérard (1976), "Minor-syllable vocalism in Senoic languages", in Jenner, Phillip N.; Thompson, Laurence C.; Starosta, Stanley, Austroasiatic Studies 1, Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, pp. 229–247, JSTOR http://www.jstor.org/stable/20019158
Maddieson, Ian; Spajić, Siniša; Sands, Bonny; Ladefoged, Peter (1993), "Phonetic structures of Dahalo", in Maddieson, Ian, UCLA working papers in phonetics: Fieldwork studies of targeted languages 84, Los Angeles: The UCLA Phonetics Laboratory Group, pp. 25–65