Uru

Other names
Uchumataqu
Language code
ure
Location
16°37'12"S 68°58'12"W
Family
Uru-Chipaya
ConsonantsBilabialAlveolarPost-
alveolar
PalatalVelarUvularGlottal
Aspirated stop
Ejective stopp't'k'q'
Plain stoppt tʷk kʷ k̪q
Affricatets
Fricativesxh
Nasalmn
Approximantjw
Laterallʎ
VowelsFrontCentralBack
Highi i:u u:
Mide e:o o:
Lowa a:
Suprasegmental
None
Bibliography

Muysken, Pieter. 2000. Drawn into the Aymara mold? Notes on Uru grammar. In Hein van der Voort & Simon van de Kerke (eds.), Essays on the Indigenous Languages of Lowland South America, 99-109. Leiden: CNWS publications.

Hannß, Katja. 2008. Uchumataqu, the lost language of the Urus of Bolivia: A grammatical description of the language as documented between 1894 and 1952 (Indigenous Languages of Latin America 7). Leiden: CNWS publications.

Notes

This inventory reflects that found in Hannß (2008) since that source relies on a range of previous sources. The symbol /k̪/ represents a dentalized velar stop.