easy way to type it:    klhim

Lolly Metcalf’s Coos Bay Milluk

Americanist Phonetic


[ kɫɪm ],


[ kɫɪm ]

[ kɬɪm ],


[ kɬɪm ]

Link to the Sound File: Click on the link below to get to a page where there is a sound file of this interview segment. 


Instant Phonetic Englishization:  klhim, for Lolly’s version of the word, rhymes with the word ‘slim’.  Annie’s q is made farther back in the throat. 

for AMP:  


Annie Miner Peterson’s Milluk

Exactly Jacobs’ transcription

Americanist Phonetic & IPA


[ qɫɪm


[ qɬɪm ]