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Title:Discontinuous nasal spread in Yaminahua
Abstract:

Rachel Walker's (1998) analysis of the universal characteristics of nasal spread provided a unified account of nasal spread that enabled the formulation of predictable spread patterns. The present analysis presents a new type of data not included in Walker's account: Yaminahua (Panoan) diverges significantly from hitherto identified patterns of nasal spread by allowing nasalization to skip over intervening nasalizable segments. By positing nasal autosegments this paper provides a rationale for the Yaminahua exceptions to Walker's universal pattern.

Contributor (author):Loos, Eugene E.
Date (W3CDTF):2006
Description (URI):http://www.sil.org/resources/archives/7856
Extent:20 pages
Identifier (URI):http://www.sil.org/resources/archives/7856
http://www.sil.org/resources/publications/entry/7856
Is Part Of:SIL Electronic Working Papers 2006-001
Language:English
Language (ISO639):eng
Publisher:SIL International
Spatial Coverage (ISO3166):PE
Subject:Yaminahua language
Panoan language group; Peru; Yaminahua; nasal spread; Phonological change; Nasalization
Subject (ISO639):yaa
Type (DCMI):Text

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OaiIdentifier:  oai:sil.org:7856
DateStamp:  2013-04-27
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Citation: Loos, Eugene E. 2006. SIL Electronic Working Papers 2006-001.
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Country: Peru
Area: Americas


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