Datapoint Sango/ŋ - voiced velar nasal

This segment occurs only in contracted words as a variant of other segments. It occurs, for example, carrying high tone, in the place of the preposition ti 'of' when preceding a word beginning with /k/. Otherwise, it varies with /ng/ when adjoining vowels are nasalized.

Values

Exists only as a minor allophone

Example 59-407:

tongana
when