Datapoint Michif/l - voiced dental/alveolar lateral approximant

The phoneme /l/ exists only in words of French origin and in mixed words. It can appear in all positions: lu 'wolf', galet 'bannock', pul 'chicken'.
In French and English borrowings, an element -li- is often inserted preceding the stem: li-gambl-ii-wak 'they gamble'.


Exists (as a major allophone)

Example 75-320:
liiv - kii-li-move-h-ii-w
book - he moved