ⓘ Voiceless retroflex lateral approximant

                                     

ⓘ Voiceless retroflex lateral approximant

The voiceless retroflex lateral approximant is a type of consonantal sound used in some spoken languages. The symbol in the International Phonetic Alphabet that represents this sound is ⟨ ɭ̊ ⟩, and the equivalent X-SAMPA symbol is l`_0.

Its like phoneme differs from its voiced counterpart /ɭ/ in IAAI and Todd. In both of these languages, it also contrasts with the more front /l which are in IAAI dental and alveolar in Toda.