Arritinngithigh language

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Aritinngithigh
Native toAustralia
RegionCape York Peninsula, Queensland
Extinct(date missing)
Dialects
  • Aritinngithigh
  • Latamngit?
Language codes
ISO 639-3rrt
Glottologarit1239[1]
AIATSIS[2]Y34 Aritinngithigh, Y30 Ladamngid
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Aritinngithigh (Aritinngayth, Arraythinngith) is an Australian aboriginal language once spoken in Cape York in Queensland.

Phonology[edit]

Consonant Phonemes[edit]

[3]

Peripheral Laminal Apical
Bilabial Velar Palatal Dental Alveolar Retroflex
Plosive p k c t
Fricative β ɣ ð
Nasal m ŋ ɲ n
Post-trilled
Vibrant r
Approximant w j l ɻ

Vowel Phonemes[edit]

[4]

Front Central Back
High i ʉ u
Near-low æ
Low a

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Aritinngitigh". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  2. ^ Aritinngithigh at the Australian Indigenous Languages Database, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies  (see the info box for additional links)
  3. ^ Kenneth Hale, 1976, Phonological Developments in Particular Northern Paman Languages, pp.18
  4. ^ Kenneth Hale, 1976, Phonological Developments in Particular Northern Paman Languages, pp.18