Definition of Labiovelars

1. Noun. (plural of labiovelar) ¹



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Definition of Labiovelars

1. labiovelar [n] - See also: labiovelar

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Labiovelars

labiogingival lamina
labioglossolaryngeal
labioglossopharyngeal
labiograph
labiomental
labiopalatine
labioplacement
labioplasty
labiovelars (current term)
labioversion
labis
labises
labitome
labium externum cristae iliacae
labium inferius oris
labium internum cristae iliacae
labium laterale lineae asperae
labium limbi tympanicum laminae spiralis
labium limbi vestibulare laminae spiralis

Literary usage of Labiovelars

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1. A Grammar of Oscan and Umbrian: With a Collection of Inscriptions and a Glossary by Carl Darling Buck (1904)
"The labiovelars, which were pronounced well back on the soft palate and with an accompanying rounding of the lips, appear as simple ^-sounds in the ..."

2. From Latin to Spanish by Paul M. Lloyd (1987)
"... 20 For a summary of the arguments see Janssen 1956 and especially the extensive discussion of Devine and Stephens 1977, 12-104: "The Latin labiovelars. ..."

3. Essays and Studies Presented to William Ridgeway ... on His Sixtieth by Edmund Crosby Quiggin (1914)
"... in the treatment of labiovelars, we notice that Germanic decidedly stops at the g* stage, showing no sign of the labial infection which marks the ..."

4. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1904)
"In its consonant-system Sanskrit has preserved the original five series of mutes : labials, dentals, palatals, gutturals, and labiovelars (see Pui- ..."

5. Indogermanische Forschungen by Karl Brugmann, Wilhelm Streitberg, August Leskien (1899)
"... infolge des vorhergehenden labiovelars. — Die Existenz eines r im Keltischen wird durch die Beschaffenheit des Gutturals in ..."

6. Afrika und Übersee by Carl Meinhof (1845)
"may even be possible to reconstruct palatals and labiovelars in Proto-Koman, though these could be later developments as I assumed in my reconstruction. ..."

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