San Antonio Indigenous People’s pronunciation guide

Group NamePhonetic RespellingIPA* Transcription
Acani / Ocana/ah.CAHN.ee/ /oh.CAHN.ah//aˈkani/ /oˈkana/
Badoz/BAH.dose//ˈbados/
Bacorame/bah.koh.RAH.may//bakoˈrame/
Borrados/bo.RAH.dose//boˈrados/
Carrizo Comecrudo/car.REE.soh co.may.CREW.doh//kaˈriso komeˈkɾudo/
Chiaquan/chee.AH.kwahn//tʃiˈakwan/
Coahuiltecan/koh.ah.WEEL.teh.kan//koaˈwiltekan/
Coaxa/coh.AH.hah//koˈaxa/
Comanche/kə.MAN.chee//kəˈmæntʃi/
Cucusa/coo.COO.sah//kuˈkusa/
Giancapo/hee.ahn.KAH.poh//xianˈkapo/
Guacapa/gwa.KAH.pah//guaˈkapa/
Huacacaya/wah.kah.KEYE.ah//wakaˈkaʝa/
Hiaquan/ee.AH.kwahn//iˈakwan/
Jumanos/hu.MAHN.ose//xuˈmanos/
Karankawa/kuh.RAN.kuh.wuh//kəˈræŋkəwə/
Lipan Apache/LEE.pən ə.PATCH.ee//ˈlipən əˈpætʃi/
Manos Prietos/MAN.os pree.AY.tose//ˈmanos priˈetos/
Nepacha/ne.PAH.chah//neˈpatʃa/
Pampopa/pahm.POE.pah//pamˈpopa/
Paquachi/pah.KWAH.chee//paˈkwatʃi/
Pajalate/pah.hah.LAH.tay//paxaˈlate/
Pataguo/pah.TAH.gwoh//paˈtaɣuo/
Payaya/pah.YAH.yah//paˈʝaʝa/
Sulajame/soo.la.HAH.may//sulaˈxame/
Tacadame/tah.kah.DAH.may//tacaˈdame/
Taquo/tah.KWOH//taˈkwo/
Toboso/toh.BOH.soh//toˈboso/
Tobasco/toh.BAH.skoh//toˈbasko/
Tripas Blancas/TREE.pahs BLAHN.kahs//ˈtripas ˈblankas/
Xarame/ha.RAH.may//xaˈrame/
Yanaguana/yah.nə.GWAH.nə//yanəˈgwanə/
Ypande/ee.PAHN.day//iˈpande/

*International Phonetic Alphabet

**Many of the names are Spanish adaptations of indigenous names. In some cases there are multiple spellings in use. Several of the original language have been lost.