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Crimean-tatar Language Crimean-tatar Pronunciation: Alphabet

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Phonology[edit | edit source]

Vowels[edit | edit source]

Front Back
UR R UR R
Close i y ɯ u
Mid/open e ø ɑ o

The vowel system of Crimean Tatar is similar to some other Turkic languages. Because high vowels in Crimean Tatar are short and reduced, /i/ and /ɯ/ are realized close to [ɪ], even though they are phonologically distinct.

Consonants[edit | edit source]

Labial Dental/

Alveolar

Post-

alveolar

Velar Uvular
Nasal m n ŋ
Stop p b t d t͡ʃ d͡ʒ k ɡ q
Fricative f v s z ʃ x ɣ
Trill r
Approximants l j

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