‘crow’ (bird),

easily written:  maktlh’   

for AMP:


Lolly Metcalf’s Coos Bay Milluk

Annie Miner Peterson’s Milluk

Americanist Phonetic


Exactly Jacobs’ transcription

Americanist Phonetic & IPA

[ maktɫʼ ],


[ maktɫ’ ]

[ mɑktɬʼ ],


[ mɑktɬ’ ]


Mondernized: maqtɫʼ  

[ maqktɫʼ


[ mɑqtɬʼ ]

Instant Phonetic Englishization: .  mah_ktl!, like the English word mock, ending with tl as an ejective. 

Annie Miner Peterson’s q is farther back in the throat than a k.