Uvular Rhotic

Some articles on uvular rhotic, uvular, rhotic:

Guttural R - North Germanic - Norwegian
... about one third of the inhabitants of Norway are now using the uvular rhotic ... In the western and southern part of South-Norway however, the uvular rhotic is still spreading ... and other alveolar or dental consonants, the use of a uvular rhotic means an absence of most retroflex consonants ...
Guttural R - Slavic Languages
... In Slavic languages, the alveolar trill predominates, with the uvular rhotic generally seen as a defective pronunciation ... in Saxony, eastern Germany, which are typically spoken with a uvular trill rhotic due to German influence ... The uvular rhotic may also be found in a small minority in Silesia and other German-influenced regions of Poland and also Slovenia, but is overall quite rare ...