ⓘ Voiced alveolo-palatal affricate

                                     

ⓘ Voiced alveolo-palatal affricate

The voiced alveolo-palatal sibilant affricate is a type of consonantal sound, used in some spoken languages. The symbols in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represent this sound are ⟨ d͡ʑ ⟩, ⟨ d͜ʑ ⟩, ⟨ ɟ͡ʑ ⟩ and ⟨ ɟ͜ʑ ⟩, and the equivalent X-SAMPA symbols are d_z\ and J\_z\, though transcribing the stop component with ⟨ ɟ ⟩ is rare. The tie bar may be omitted, yielding ⟨ dʑ ⟩ or ⟨ ɟʑ ⟩ in the IPA and dz\ or J\z\ in X-SAMPA.

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This affricate is a special character ⟨ ʥ ⟩, which was one of the six selected symbols for affricates in the International phonetic alphabet. He was a whistle the equivalent of the voiced palatal affricate.