y [j]

2 examples

North Slavey, Deline  -  Phoneme: y [j]  -  IPA: Palatal glide

1 Word: deneyáhdá [tɛnejɛ́htə́] "chin"  -  Speaker: SP5

The palatal glide y [j] intervocalically. Note there are two d sounds in this word, both are voiceless. Note als othe characteristic length of the stem initial d in the final syllable.

2 Word: denegoyá [tɛnɛkojɑ́] "mind"  -  Speaker: SP5

Another example of the palatal glide y [j] in intervocalic position. 

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