Aymara Language Materials Program



Aymara Phonemic Alphabet
Juan de Dios Yapita Moya
(1968)

Consonant phonemes:	
Bilabial Alveolar Palatal Velar Postvelar
Occlusives/Affricates
     Simple
p
t

ch

k

q

     Aspirated

p"

t"

ch"

k"

q"

     Glottalized

p'

t'

ch'

k'

q'

Continuants
Fricative
s
j

x

Laterals

l

ll

Nasals

m

n

ñ

Glides

w

y
Trill

r

Vowel Phonemes:                          i          a          u
                             Vowel length: ¨



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