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IPA – number 172
IPA – text ʜ
IPA – image {{{imagesize}}}
Entity ʜ
X-SAMPA H\
Kirshenbaum
About this sound Sound sample

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

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Features

Features of the voiceless epiglottal fricative:

Occurrence

Language Word IPA Meaning Notes
Agul[1] [mɛʜ] 'whey'
Arabic Some dialects تحاكى [t̪ɑʜɑːkɐː] 'to talk' Corresponds to /ħ/ of Standard Arabic and other varieties. See Arabic phonology
Dahalo [ʜaːɗo] 'arrow' Spirantized intervocalically
Haida ants [ʜʌntsʰ] 'shadow'

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