Meaning of laryngeal
Pronunciation: (lu-rin'jē-ul, lar"un-jē'ul), [key]
- of, pertaining to, or located in the larynx.
- articulated in the larynx.
- a laryngeal sound.
- one of several hypothetical phonemes assumed to have existed in Proto-Indo-European and to have been lost in most later Indo-European languages after having modified some contiguous consonants and vowels.
- laryngeal (Thesaurus)