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Alveolar ejective fricative

Alveolar ejective fricative
IPA number 132 401
Entity (decimal) s​ʼ
Unicode (hex) U+0073 U+02BC
Kirshenbaum s`

The alveolar ejective fricative is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents this sound is .


Features of the alveolar ejective fricative:


Language Word IPA Meaning Notes
Adyghe Shapsug сӏэ     'name' Corresponds to [tsʼ] in other dialects.
Hausa Allophone of /tsʼ/ in some dialects
Tlingit eek     'bear'
Upper Necaxa Totonac [ˈsʼa̰ta̰] 'small'

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