Ninam of Ericó

Other names
Yanam; Northern Ninam; Xiriana
Language code
shb
Location
3°18'00"N 62°30'00"W
Family
Yanomam
ConsonantsBilabialAlveolarPost-
alveolar
PalatalVelarGlottal
Aspirated stop
Plain stop/affricateptk
Fricativesʃh
Nasalmn
Approximantjw
Tap, flapɾ
VowelsFrontCentralBack
Highi ĩ i: ĩ:ɨu ũ u: ũ:
Mide ẽ e: ẽ:ə ə̃ ə: ə̃:o õ o: õ:
Lowa ã a: ã:
Suprasegmental
Nasal harmony
Bibliography

Gomez, Gale Goodwin. 1990. The Shiriana dialect of Yaman (northern Brazil). PhD dissertation, Columbia University.