Proto-Gulai language

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Proto-Gulai
Reconstruction ofGulai languages
RegionNagu

Proto-Gulai is the reconstructed common ancestor of the Gulai languages.

Background

Phonology

Consonants

Bilabial Labio-dental Alveolo-dental Palatal Velar Glottal
Nasal m n
Plosive p b ƀ t d đ k g q
Fricative f
Affricate [ts dz]
Approximant w y g

The value of the symbols transcribed *q y g ƀ đ are traditionally believed to be /ʔ j ɰ ɓ ɗ/.

Vowels

Front Central Back
Close i u
Mid [e] o
Open a