Vocabulary



A
  • aavis newspaper
  • ahe age
  • algâ beginning, start
  • alge ###poika
  • almai man
  • avdo car
  • Avveel Ivalo
  • Á
  • ákku grandmother
  • B
  • bussi bus
  • C
  • cuábui frog
  • cuáŋuimáánu April
  • Č
  • čohčâmáánu September
  • čiččâd seventh
  • čiččâm seven
  • čohčâ fall, autumn
  • čohčuv in the fall, in fall, in the autumn, in autumn
  • čokkáđ to sit
  • čuovjâd blue
  • čyeđe one hundred
  • čäälliđ to write
  • E
  • eeči father
  • eehid evening
  • ellee animal
  • enni mother
  • F
  • fiskâd yellow
  • fiskâđ to appear yellow, to look yellow
  • H
  • hiävuš horse
  • I
  • ihe year
  • iiđeed morning
  • iilvâs lynx (Lynx lynx)
  • ijjâ night
  • itten tomorrow
  • ivne color(AmE), colour (BrE)
  • J
  • and
  • jieht yesterday
  • juovlâmáánu December
  • juuhâđ to drink
  • K
  • kaavpug city
  • kaiccâ goat
  • kalle? how many?
  • kandâ (syn. pärni) boy
  • kappeer cap; hat
  • káávcád eighth
  • kálgu wife
  • keesi summer
  • keessiv in the summer, in summer
  • kesimáánu June
  • ketki wolverine (Gulo gulo)
  • kiđđâ spring (season)
  • kiđđuv in the spring, in spring
  • kii? who?
  • kiilu kilogram, kilo
  • kilomeetter kilometer (AmE), kilometre (BrE)
  • kirdemmaašin airplane, aeroplane, plane
  • kirje book; letter
  • kirkko church
  • kissá cat
  • ko when
  • koskokko Wednesday
  • kost? where at?, where?; from where?
  • kove picture; photograph
  • kuálmâd third
  • kuálmádâs one-third
  • kukkodâh height; length
  • kulmâ three
  • kuobžâ bear
  • kuovâmáánu February
  • kussâ cow
  • kuttâ six
  • kuuđâd sixth
  • kuus? to where?, whither?
  • kyehti two
  • kyehtlov twenty
  • kyeli fish
  • kälbi calf (animal)
  • käähvi coffee
  • käällis husband
  • kääni chicken, hen
  • käärbis boat
  • käävci eight
  • L
  • lavkkâ bag, satchel
  • lávârdâh Saturday
  • leđe to be
  • leibi bread
  • litter liter (AmE), litre (BrE)
  • lodde bird
  • loppâ end, finish
  • love ten
  • lovváád tenth
  • luuhâd to count; to read
  • luuvdá broom
  • lyeme cloudberry
  • lääbis lamb; lambkin; yeanling
  • M
  • maggaar? what kind of?
  • mainâstiđ to tell
  • majebargâ Tuesday
  • manje daughter-in-law
  • mánuppaje month
  • mááláđ to paint
  • meendu a great deal, a lot, quite, rather
  • meeter meter (AmE), metre (BrE)
  • mielkki milk
  • mii? what?
  • miljovn one million
  • mittediđ to measure
  • moonâđ to go
  • moottorkiälkká snowmobile
  • mun I
  • muorâ tree
  • mutâ but
  • muu mine; my
  • myerji berry
  • N
  • nabai? and what about?
  • neeti pine marten (Martes martes)
  • nelji four
  • niäljád fourth
  • niäljádâs one-fourth
  • nieidâ girl
  • nissoon woman
  • njaalâ Arctic fox (Alopex lagopus)
  • njuámmil hare
  • njuhčâmáánu March
  • nommâ name
  • nubbe second
  • nuorâ young
  • nuorukkâš heifer
  • O
  • ohtâ one
  • ohtânubaloh eleven
  • okko week
  • olgon outside
  • olgos to outside
  • onne today
  • oovcád ninth
  • oovce nine
  • oovdebpeivvi the day before yesterday
  • opâtteijee teacher
  • P
  • paijeelittáá the day after tomorrow
  • pappâ priest, preacher, reverend
  • pasepeivi Sunday
  • pâârnâš child
  • peeli half
  • peenuv dog, canine
  • peivi day
  • pevdi table
  • piärgu meat
  • piätu wild animal, wild beast
  • pirrâmpeividay, calendar day (the whole 24-hour period)
  • porgâđ to work
  • porgemáánu August
  • potás potato
  • puáris old
  • puásui reindeer
  • puáttiđ to come
  • puoidâ ermine (Mustela erminea); stoat (keessiv)
  • purâdiđ to eat
  • purjâskäärbis sailboat
  • purrâmâš food
  • pyerá bicycle
  • pärni (syn. kandâ) boy
  • R
  • rammaâ gram
  • ráámmát Bible
  • reknistiđ to count
  • riemnjis fox (Vulpes vulpes)
  • ristâ cross
  • roovvâdmáánu October
  • ruánáá green
  • rupsâd red
  • ryeksi udder
  • ryevdirađe railroad
  • rähistiđ to love
  • rähisvuotâ love (n.)
  • räähis love, dear (adj.)
  • S
  • savzâ sheep
  • sárguđ to draw
  • sentti centimeter (AmE), centimetre (BrE)
  • sevŋâd dark
  • skammâmáánu November
  • siisâ to inside
  • siste inside
  • sorvâ elk; moose
  • styeres big, large
  • sukkâr sugar
  • sun he; she
  • suoivâ shadow
  • suu his; hers
  • syeinimáánu July
  • sääni word
  • sältti salt
  • säplig mouse
  • Š
  • šahe pig, hog; swine
  • šalde bridge
  • škovlâ school
  • T
  • taa here
  • taaijuv this year
  • tažâlig lizard
  • teejâ tea
  • tiäddu weight
  • tijmâ last year
  • tuhháát one thousand
  • tun you (2.sg.)
  • tuorâstâh Thursday
  • tupe ###tupa
  • tuu your; yours (2.sg.)
  • tälvi winter
  • tälviv in the winter, in winter
  • täst here
  • tääl now
  • U
  • uábbi sister
  • uáksi branch
  • uárree squirrel
  • ucce small
  • uđđâivemáánu January
  • uksâ door
  • V
  • vástuppeivi Friday
  • vâi or
  • verdidiđ to compare
  • vest again, one more time
  • viekkiđ to weigh (trans.)
  • vielpis puppy
  • vierccâ ram
  • viiđâd fifth
  • viljâ brother
  • vittâ five
  • vivvâ son-in-law
  • vuáksá bull
  • vuorâsolmooš adult
  • vuoppâ father-in-law
  • vuossargâ Monday
  • vuossâmuš first
  • vyene mother-in-law
  • vyesimáánu May
  • västidiđ to answer
  • Ä
  • äijih grandfather

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    233 words in Inari Sámi 16.05.2004