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Voiceless palatal lateral affricate
c𝼆
cʎ̥˔
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The voiceless palatal lateral affricate is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. There are two ways it can be represented: either extIPAc͜𝼆⟩ or strict IPAc͜ʎ̥˔⟩.

Features

Features of the voiceless alveolar lateral affricate:

Occurrence

The sound occurs in Hadza and, as a palatal lateral ejective affricate (see), in Dahalo.

Language Word IPA Meaning Notes
Hadza tlakate [c𝼆akate] 'rhinoceros' Contrasts with ejective and aspirated forms. Although initial contact varies from alveolar to palatal, frication is always palatal.

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