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Re: Labiovelar stops

From:John Cowan <jcowan@...>
Date:Thursday, August 26, 2004, 17:19
Muke Tever scripsit:

> There is at least one minor Romance language with the labiovelar nasal > soud [Nm] if not actually the phoneme /Nm/; I seem to remember it > arising from assimilation of final nasals (which are in this language > phonemically /N/), with a following labial), but the name escapes me...
Indeed, one of the two names of the IPA symbol for [N] is "angma", which I at least pronounce [&Nm@]. -- John Cowan "In the sciences, we are now uniquely privileged to sit side by side with the giants on whose shoulders we stand." --Gerald Holton