Genesis of Hopi Tones

  title={Genesis of Hopi Tones},
  author={Alexis Manaster-Ramer},
  journal={International Journal of American Linguistics},
  pages={154 - 160}
  • A. Manaster-Ramer
  • Published 1 April 1986
  • Linguistics
  • International Journal of American Linguistics
1. Recent work has discovered that at least some Hopi dialects have a tonal system which was absent in the dialects studied by Benjamin L. Whorf in the 1930s. In this article, I describe in detail the correspondences between these recently recorded tones and other, consonantal, features noted by Whorf and even earlier by Alfred Kroeber, but absent from the modern dialects that have tone. In these latter, a variety of originally voiceless syllable finals yield voiced articulations characterized… 
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