Alaskan Haida

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Haida Language - Grammar - Morphology
... The word classes in Haida are nouns, verbs, postpositions, demonstratives, quantifiers, adverbs, clitics, exclamations, replies, classifiers, and instrumentals ... Haida morphology is mostly suffixing ... Haida also has a partitive article -gyaa, referring to "part of something or.. ...
Haida Language - Phonology - Consonants
... Skidegate Haida consonants Bilabial Alveolar Postalveolar / Palatal Palatal~Velar Uvular Radical Glottal Plosive 1 b̥ d̥ ɡ̊ ɢ̥ ( ʕ )3 ʔ tʰ kʰ qʰ tʼ kʼ q. 3 In Northern Haida (Masset Haida and Alaskan Haida), /χ ɢ̥/ historically developed into into /ħ ʕ/, with /χ ɢ̥/ then being reintroduced by occasional ... In Masset Haida they have been described as pharyngeal fricatives, whereas in the variety of Alaskan Haida spoken in Hydaburg they have been described as an epiglottal trill for ...