Voiceless retroflex nasal

Voiceless retroflex nasal

The voiceless retroflex nasal is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents this sound is ɳ̊, a combination of the letter for the voiced retroflex nasal and a diacritic indicating voicelessness.


Features of the voiceless palatal nasal:


It is found in Iaai.[1]

See also


  1. UCLA Working Papers in Phonetics, vol. 53–55, p. 212.
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