There are 2 main translations of allophone in Spanish

: allophone1allophone2

allophone1

alófono, n.

Pronunciation /ˈæləˌfoʊn//ˈaləfəʊn/

noun

Linguistics

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    alófono masculine
    • The allophone occurs in onset position of stressed syllables whereas the unaspirated allophone [p] occurs after syllable-initial [s].
    • A phone is a realization in sound of a phoneme, and an allophone is one such realization among others: for example, English /n/ is normally alveolar, but is dental before the dental fricative in ‘tenth’.

There are 2 main translations of allophone in Spanish

: allophone1allophone2

allophone2

Pronunciation /ˈæləˌfoʊn//ˈaləfəʊn/

noun

Canadian

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    (speaker)
    • In Quebec, the linguistic majority abuses the groups they call anglophones and allophones.
    • In a worried report, a Université de Montréal demographer suggests that so many francophones are moving there that by 2021 allophones and anglophones will combine to form the majority of Montreal's population.
    • Anglophone, francophone and allophone, we are Canadians, first of all.
    • Now that the Canadian and Quebec governments are trying to pick immigrants who already speak French or English, it will make it harder for allophones to do well here.

    persona cuya lengua materna no es el francés ni el inglés