Voiceless alveolar lateral fricative
|Voiceless alveolar lateral fricative|
The voiceless alveolar lateral fricative is a type of consonant. Some spoken languages use it. The letter for this sound in the International Phonetic Alphabet is ⟨ɬ⟩ (sometimes called lesh). The X-SAMPA symbol for this sound is
K. The voiceless alveolar lateral fricative is not used in English but is used in Welsh and represented by "ll".