Ocaina

Language code
oca
Location
2°36'36"S 72°49'12"W; 3°20'35"S 71°59'38"W
Family
Witotoan
ConsonantsBilabialAlveolarPost-
alveolar
PalatalVelarGlottal
Stopp bttʲ dʲk ɡʔ
Affricatets dztʃ dʒ
Fricativeɸ βsʃ ʒxh
Nasalm m:n n:ɲ ɲ:
Tap, flapɾ
VowelsFrontCentralBack
Highi ĩɨ ɨ̃
Mideo õ
Lowa ã
Suprasegmental
Tone
Bibliography

Agnew, Arlene and Evelyn Pike. 1957. Phonemes of Ocaina (Huitoto). International Journal of American Linguistics 23: 24-27.

Hockett, Charles F. 1959. On the format of phonemic reports, with restatement of Ocaina. International Journal of American Linguistics 25: 59-62

Notes

Both sources indicate that [e] does not contrast with [ẽ]