The Full Wiki

More info on Voiceless alveolo-palatal fricative

Voiceless alveolo-palatal fricative: Wikis

Advertisements
  
  

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

IPA – number 182
IPA – text ɕ
IPA – image {{{imagesize}}}
Entity ɕ
X-SAMPA s\
Kirshenbaum S;
About this sound Sound sample

The voiceless alveolo-palatal fricative is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents this sound is ɕ, and the equivalent X-SAMPA symbol is s\.

Contents

Features

alveolo-palatal fricative [ɕ, ʑ]

Features of the voiceless alveolo-palatal fricative:

Occurrence

Language Word IPA Meaning Notes
Catalan[1] xinxa [ˈɕinʲɕə] 'bedbug' See Catalan phonology
Chinese Mandarin 西安/Xī'ān [ɕi˥ an˥] 'Xi'an' Contrasts with /ʂ/ and /s/. See Mandarin phonology
Chuvash çиçĕм [ˈɕiɕ̬əm] 'lightning' Contrasts with /ʂ/ and /s/.
Danish sjæl [ɕɛːlˀ] 'soul' See Danish phonology
Japanese[2] /shio [ɕio] 'salt' See Japanese phonology
Kabardian щэ [ɕɛ] 'hundred'
Korean 시장/sijang [ɕid͡ʑaŋ] 'market' See Korean phonology
Polish[3] śruba Pl-śruba.ogg [ɕruba] 'screw' Contrasts with /ʂ/ and /s/. See Polish phonology
Russian счастью [ˈɕɕasʲtʲju] 'happiness (dative)' Contrasts with /ʂ/, /s/, and /sʲ/. See Russian phonology
Swedish kjol sv-kjol.ogg [ɕuːl] 'skirt' See Swedish phonology
Tibetan Lhasa dialect བཞི་ [ɕi˨˧] 'four' Contrasts with /ʂ/.

See also

References

Bibliography

  • Jassem, Wiktor (2003), "Polish", Journal of the International Phonetic Association 33 (1): 103–107 
  • Okada, Hideo (1991), "Phonetic Representation:Japanese", Journal of the International Phonetic Association 21 (2): 94–97 
  • Recasens, Daniel; Pallarès, Maria Dolores (2001), "Coarticulation, Assimilation and Blending in Catalan Consonant Clusters", Journal of Phonetics 29 (3): 273–301 
Advertisements

Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message