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Chang-Du dialect

Chang-Du
Nanchang
Native to China
Region Northwestern Jiangxi
Native speakers
(no estimate available)
Language codes
ISO 639-3
ISO 639-6 cagj
Glottolog chan1317[1]
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Chang-Du or Chang-Jing dialect, sometimes called Nanchang dialect (simplified Chinese: 南昌话; traditional Chinese: 南昌話; pinyin: nánchāng huà) after its principal variety, is a dialect of Gan Chinese. It is named after Nanchang and Duchang County, and is spoken in those areas as well as in Xinjian, Anyi, Yongxiu, De'an, Xingzi, Hukou, and bordering regions in Jiangxi and in Pingjiang County, Hunan.

Phonetics and phonology

The Nanchang variety will be taken as representative.

Consonants

Consonants of Nanchang Gan
  Bilabial Alveolar Alveolo-
palatal
Velar Glottal
Nasal [[bilabial nasal#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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[[alveolar nasal#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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[[palatal nasal#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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[[velar nasal#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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Plosive voiceless [[voiceless bilabial stop#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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[[voiceless alveolar stop#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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  [[voiceless velar stop#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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aspirated [[aspirated consonant#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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[[aspirated consonant#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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  [[aspirated consonant#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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Affricate voiceless   [[Voiceless alveolar sibilant affricate#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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[[voiceless alveolo-palatal affricate#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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aspirated   [[aspirated consonant#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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[[aspirated consonant#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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Fricative [[voiceless bilabial fricative#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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[[voiceless alveolar fricative#Voiceless alveolar sibilant#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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[[voiceless alveolo-palatal sibilant#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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  [[voiceless glottal fricative#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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Approximant   [[alveolar lateral approximant#REDIRECTmw:Help:Magic words#Other
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Tones

Nanchang has 5 tones, which are neutralized before a syllable-final stop.

Citation tones

Tone chart of Nanchang Gan
Tone number Tone name Tone contour Description
1 yin ping (陰平) ˦˨ (42) falling
2 yang ping (陽平) ˨˦ (24) rising
3 shang sheng (上聲) ˨˩˧ (213) dipping
4 yin qu (陰去) ˥ (5) high
5 yang qu (陽去) ˨˩ (21) low
6 ru sheng (入聲) ˥̚ (5) checked
7 ru sheng (入聲) ˨̚ (2) checked

References

  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Chang-Jing". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  • Běijīng dàxué zhōngguóyǔyánwénxuéxì yǔyánxué jiàoyánshì. (1989) Hànyǔ fāngyīn zìhuì. Běijīng: Wénzìgǎigé chūbǎnshè.(北京大學中國語言文學系語言學教研室. 1989. 漢語方音字匯. 北京: 文字改革出版社)
  • Norman, Jerry. [1988] (2002). Chinese. Cambridge, England: CUP ISBN 0-521-29653-6
  • Yuán, jiāhuá (1989). Hànyǔ fāngyán gàiyào (An introduction to Chinese dialects). Beijing, China: Wénzì gǎigé chūbǎnshè. (袁家驊. 1989. 漢語方言概要. 北京:文字改革出版社.)
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