Sonority

From Glottopedia
Revision as of 10:24, 3 November 2014 by NBlöcher (Talk | contribs)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search
STUB


Definition

Sonority is a perceptual property referring to the loudness (audibility) and propensity for spontaneous voicing of a sound relative to that of other sounds with the same length.

Links

Utrecht Lexicon of Linguistics