‘cottontail rabbit’,

easy way to type it:    chauXchauX

Lolly Metcalf’s South Slough Milluk

Americanist Phonetic


[ čaux̣ʷčaux̣ʷ ],


[ čaux̣ʷčaux̣ʷ ]  

[ čɑuχʷčɑuχʷ ],


[ čɑuχʷčɑuχʷ ]  

Instant Phonetic Englishization:  chow_hh_chow_hh.  The raised w means that the lips are rounded for the uvular fricative X.  The lip rounding begins as the u before the X, and the lip rounding lasts through the uvular ficative X at the end of the word. 

for AMP:  


Annie Miner Peterson’s Milluk

Exactly Jacobs’ transcription

Americanist Phonetic & IPA




[ čaux̣ʷčaux̣ʷ


[ čɑux̣ʷčɑuχʷ ]