No codas

Category
Phonology - Segmental
Notes
*(C)VC [no also equals highly constrained]

Languages

Language Feature Status Grammatical Notes Source Created By Etymology Notes General Notes Phylogenetic Code
Cahuilla Jane Hill
Cupeño Jane Hill
Luiseño Jane Hill
Serrano Jane Hill
Kitanemuk Jane Hill
Kawaiisu Jane Hill
Timbisha Jane Hill
Western Mono Jane Hill
Chemehuevi Jane Hill
Southern Paiute Jane Hill
Southern Ute Jane Hill
Shoshone Jane Hill
Comanche Jane Hill
Idaho Shoshone Jane Hill
Northern Paiute yes Jane Hill
Gabrielino Jane Hill
Achagua no Wilson & Levinsohn 1992: 14 Ana Paula Brandao
Resígaro no only /ʔ/ can be a coda Allin, 1976, p. 75 Ana Paula Brandao
Bare no Aikhenvald, 1995: 6 Ana Paula Brandao
Warekena no Aikhenvald, 1998: 402 Ana Paula Brandao
Piapoco yes Sudo, 1976 p. 9 and Galindo, 1992, p. 62 Ana Paula Brandao
Yukuna yes Only /n/ and /h/ appear in coda position. CVC syllables are rare. It's not explicit, but there don't seem to be any examples word-finally. Shauer and Shauer, 1972, p. 4 Ana Paula Brandão, Aimee Lawrence
Yavitero yes Only /n/ can be a coda in Yavitero words. Mosonyi (1987): p. 31 Aimee Lawrence
Wapishana no Santos, 2006:69 Ana Paula Brandao, Amanda Meeks
Wayuu no Alvarez, 1985: p. 78 Ana Paula Brandão
Tariana no only /y/ and /h/ as codas Aikhenvald 2003: 34 Ana Paula Brandao
Apurinã yes Facundes, 2000: 87 Aimee Lawrence
Asheninka Apurucayali yes Mihas 2010 Daniel Smith
Maipure yes Zamponi 2003:15-16, 18 Amanda Meeks
Yanesha' no Codas are allowed Fast 1953:191-4 Daniel Valle
Kinikinau no Codas are allowed but they are restricted to the segments /j/ and /w/ Souza 2008:68 Daniel Valle
Baure no Danielsen 2007: p61 Mitz Perez
Nanti yes Michael, 2008. p. 240 Aimee Lawrence
Paresi no Brandão 2010:11 Daniel Valle
Palikur no info Launey 2003 Daniel Smith
Yine yes Matteson 1965:23 Daniel Smith
Añun yes Patte 1989:25 Daniel Smith
Bora no Seifart - 2005:32-46 Amanda Meeks
Makiritare no only nasals, semivowels and the glottal Hall 1988: 214-258, 264 Daniel Smith
Makushi no Abbott 1991: 140-148 Melody Ann Ross
Eñepa no Codas are allowed Price 1984 Daniel Valle
Pemon no CVC and CCVC allowed Pessoa 2005:67 Daniel Smith Only k or n (which sometimes assimilates and becomes an m) can be codas
Guna no Smith Daniel Smith
Naso no Quesada 2000 Daniel Smith
Ika no Frank 1990:11 Daniel Valle
Kogi no info Daniel Valle
Cabecar no info Daniel Valle
Guaymí yes Quesada 2008:47 Daniel Valle
Damana yes Daniel Valle
Sikuani yes de Kondo (Vol.1,2) - 1985 Amanda Meeks
Macaguan no Buenaventura - 1993:28 Amanda Meeks
Aguaruna no Overall 2007:58 Daniel Valle Codas are allowed
Northern Emberá no Codas are allowed Aguirre 1999:17-8, Mortensen 1999:6 Daniel Valle Chamí
Waorani yes Saint and Pike 1962:14 Daniel Valle However, it is not stated in the source but it seems quite plausible to imply this
Ingá no Levinson 1976:21 Daniel Valle
Matses yes Fleck:107 Daniel Valle
Mapudungun no Salas 1992, p.73-92 Daniel Valle there are codas
Páez no Jung 2000:140-3 Daniel Valle
Quechua Ayacuchano no Parker 1965:14 Daniel Valle
Tikuna yes Codas are not allowed Montes 2000:295 Daniel Valle
Urarina yes Olawsky:75 Daniel Valle
Waunana no codas are allowed Loewen 1954:18 Daniel Valle
Andoke yes Landaburu 1979, p.53 Kelsey Neely no codas except occasional glottal stop
Puinave no Giron 2008: p20 Mitz Perez, Daniel Valle
Central Aymara yes Huayhua Pari 2001: 66 Shannon Dardis
Kakua no Bolaños fieldnotes Katherine Bolaños
Kaingang no Cavalcante 1987:31 Daniel Smith
Minica Witoto no info Minor and Minor 1982. p.1-6 Daniel Smith coda is not contrained but not required
Hup no Epps 2008 Pattie Epps
Nadëb/Roçado dialect no Barbosa 2005 Katherine Bolaños
Dâw no Martins 2004:13-15, 68-70 Katherine Bolaños
Desano yes CV (most common), CVʔ, V, Vʔ. Miller 1999, p. 15 Amanda Novak possible, not the norm
Cubeo yes A syllable in Cubeo consists of (C)V. Morse & Maxwell 1999, p. 6 Amanda Novak
Kotiria yes Waltz p. 33 Amanda Novak
Makuna yes (C)V Smothermon & Smothermon 1993, p. 26 Amanda Novak glottal stop only
Koreguaje yes (C)V(V) Cook & Criswell 1993, p.10 Amanda Novak
Barasano yes V and CV are the possible syllable patterns Jones & Jones 1991 p.10 Chris Clack
Tanimuca yes The Retuarã syllable conforms to the pattern: (C)V(V)(V). Strom 1992, p.21 Chris Clack
Siona yes The syllable is described phonemically as: CV(V) and CV‘–. Glottal stops never occur in word final position. Wheeler - 1970:21 Daniel Valle
Tukano yes West and Welch 2004 Kelsey Neely glottal stop permitted as coda (Ramirez 1997: 39), Waterhouse, Viola G., editor. 1967. Phonemic systems of Colombian languages. -- reports CVC as syllable type
Yanomami yes Migliazza 1972: p.201 Kelsey Neely
Ninam yes Migliazza 1972: p.154 Kelsey Neely
Sanumá yes Migliazza 1972: p.205 Kelsey Neely
Surui no Bontkes and Bontkes 2009:3 Daniel Valle
Karitiana no Everett 2006:15-93 Daniel Valle
Nheengatu yes only glides allowed Cruz 2011:62 Daniel Smith
Paraguayan Guaraní no Krivoshein and Acosta 2001:22 Daniel Valle
Aché no no codas are allowed Rossler 2008:59 Daniel Valle
Kokama no Vallejos 2010:112 Daniel Smith
Nyangumarta no done 0
Jingulu no done 0
Wambaya no done 0
Bunuba no done 0
Walmajarri no Done-Claire 0
Nyulnyul no done? 0
Warrwa no done 0
Worrorra no ms2.4.1 done 0
Garrwa no examples throughout done 0
Gooniyandi no done 0
Warlpiri no n78 done 0
Bardi no done-Claire 0
Yugambeh Y?
Yorta Yorta no 46 done 0
Yir Yoront Done-Dan
Yindjibarndi no 40-41 done-Dan 0
Yidiny yes done-Catherine 1
Yanyuwa no info Done-Austin x
Yandruwandha no 36 Done-Dan 0
Yan-nhangu not yet
Yalarnnga no 10, 11 Done-Dan 0
Woiwurrung no 63-64 done-Amalia 0
Wirangu No 39 done 0
Wemba-Wemba no H 7 done-Amalia 0
Warumungu No 9 done-Amalia 0
Wangkumara no 6 done 0
Uradhi No 320 Y 0
Paakantyi no 43 Y-Hannah 0
Pitta-Pitta No 189 Done-Amalia 0
Pintupi no 40 done-Hannah 0
Nyungar no wordlist and d33 done 0
Nhanta no 18 Done-Hannah 0
Ngiyambaa no 35 Done-Emily 0
Ngayawang No done-Amalia 0
Muruwari no 37 Done-Dan 0
Mpakwithi
Mayi-Yapi No 27 done 0
Martuthunira no 25-50 done 0
Marrgany No 290 Done-Amalia 0
Kuuk Thaayorre No 44 Done-Amalia 0
Kuku Yalanji no 22 Done-Jessica 0
Kugu-Nganhcara No 378 done-Amalia 0
Kaurna No 2 done-Amalia 0
Kalkatungu no 6b Done-Dan 0
Jaru no 37, 44 Done-Amalia 0
Guugu-Yimidhirr No 40 Done-Amalia 0
Gureng Gureng no Done-Amalia 0
Gupapuyngu
Gumbaynggirr no xix done-Amalia 0
Gugu-Badhun no 82 done-Jessica 0
Yuwaalaraay No 20 0
Dyirbal No 272 done-Amalia 0
Duungidjawu no 20 done 0
Djinang No 6 Done-Amalia 0
Djabugay done
Diyari no 25 done-Hannah 0
Dharuk
Dharawal no 36 done-Hannah w Dhurga) 0
Darkinyung no 11 done 0
Bularnu no 10 Done-Austin 0
Biri no 11 done-Jessica 0
Bidjara-Gungabula no 20 done-Jessica 0
Batyala No 3 Done-Amalia 0
Arabana no Done-Dan 0
Alyawarr no 45 done 0
Nyikina no done-Claire 0
Yawuru Y-Claire
Ngarinyin
Yulparija No 17 Done-Amalia 0
Wathawurrung no 68 done 0
Mathi-Mathi no 59 done-Amalia 0
Hunter River and Lake Macquarie no 23 done-Amalia 0
Thanggati no 11 done 0
Katthang no 21 done-Amalia 0
Panyjima no 133-134 done 0
Ngarinyeri No 9 done-Amalia 0
Kurrama no done-Dan 0
Yingkarta no Done-Claire 0
Githabul No 2 Done-Amalia 0
Gunya No 290 Done-Amalia 0
Kunjen No 14 Done- 0
WesternTorres no K81 125 done 0
Wakaya no ch 4 done 0
Yindjilindji no 501 done 0
Bandjalang No 25 Done-Amalia 0
Ngaatjatjara No 11 done 0
Arrernte Yes 78 1
Kokatha No 16 0
Karajarri No 50 Done-Amalia 0
Pitjantjatjara No Y 38 0
Ritharrngu No 11 Done-Amalia 0
Warrgamay No 21 Done-Amalia 0
Warluwarra no 852 Done-Amalia 0
Warnman No 11 Done-Amalia 0
Djapu no 20 0
Bilinarra no 2.2.3 done 0
Wiradjuri no info done x
Aghu-Tharnggala No 38 Y2 0
Narungga No 39 done 0
Tharrkari No 6 0
Wajarri No 29 0
Warungu no 97-105 0
Adnyamathanha Y2
Yagua yes Payne and Payne 1990:432 Daniel Smith only /y/ allowed in coda
Baniwa yes Ramirez 2001 Patience Epps