Vocabulary



A
  • a but (Russ. а)
  • aacaǩ grasshopper
  • Aanar Inari
  • aa´rhel bishop
  • aa´rhelkå´dd diocese; bishopric
  • aassâd to live (in a place)
  • a´mmrik American (person)
  • a´ŋǧǧel angel
  • auttstä´llj garage
  • alggpuättmõš origin
  • alggsää´nn prologue, foreword
  • addrõs address
  • algg beginning, start
  • alggneä´ttel the beginning of the week
  • anttbiott antibiotic
  • a´rddi shoulder
  • autt car
  • Â
  • ââ´ǩǩ age
  • ââlda nearby
  • ââ´liǩ blue
  • ââ´n (syn. tää´l, åå´n) now
  • â´brr rain
  • â´brred to rain
  • â´lǧǧ son; boy
  • â´mm sky? heaven?
  • âskkeed to buy
  • ´vvel Ivalo
  • B
  • bakteer bacteria
  • baŋkk bank
  • baŋkktiill (bank) account
  • beton concrete
  • Biblija (the Holy) Bible
  • biolog biologist (Russ. биолог)
  • biologii biology (Russ. биология)
  • bie´zmen scale (instr. for weighing)
  • biõvv valve
  • bliin bliny, blini, pancake (Russ. блин)
  • brålleǩ fly (on trousers/pants)
  • budjett budget
  • bukva letter (Russ. ­улва)
  • buss bus
  • Båå´res Boris (man's name)
  • C
  • caar czar, tsar; king (Russ. царь)
  • ceerkav church (Russ. церковь)
  • ceerkavlaauljoukk church choir
  • ceeʒʒaž tit, titmouse
  • Č
  • ča´ppeslei´bb rye bread
  • čâhčča in the fall, in fall, in the autumn, in autumn
  • čâ´lmm eye; pane of glass; flake; drop; grain
  • čâ´lmmluõmm (syn. čâ´lmmrååmm) eyelid
  • čâ´lmm´mââ´nn eyeball
  • čâ´lmmriõbbâs eyelash
  • čâ´lmmrååmm (syn. čâ´lmmluõmm) eyelid
  • čââ´đ heart
  • čee (syn. čeei) tea (Russ. чай)
  • čeei (syn. čee) tea (Russ. чай)
  • čiččâm seven
  • čiččmõs seven people
  • čičmlo seventy
  • čiiččad seventh
  • čii´lčešn pinkie, pinky, little finger
  • čõhčč fall, autumn
  • čõhččmään September
  • čõõuči every fall, every autumn
  • čue´đ one hundred
  • čue´đes one hundred people
  • čuõjjiǩ index finger
  • čuõ´mmjõš crowberry (Empetrum nigrum)
  • čuõrmsted to hail
  • čuõ´ttešt one hundred times
  • čuõvv light
  • čuåk´kâd dark (color)
  • čää´čč water
  • D
  • da (syn. de, di) and
  • de (syn. da, di) and
  • di (syn. da, de) and
  • di´ll dill
  • dohat (syn. doohhat) one thousand
  • domoi home (adv.) (Russ. домой)
  • doohhat (syn. dohat) one thousand
  • dååma at home (Russ. дома)
  • dåmvičč the little houselike objects on top of graves in the orthodox religion (Russ. ?)
  • E
  • e´čč father
  • ee´đeld (syn. ee´đääld) in the morning
  • ee´đääld (syn. ee´đeld) in the morning
  • ee´đääldõž morning
  • ee´ǩǩ year
  • ekka at night
  • eu´nn color(AmE), colour (BrE)
  • F
  • faa´nal flannel
  • G
  • garmaan accordion (Russ. гармоника)
  • ga´zaat (syn. ga´zeâ´t) newspaper (Russ. газета)
  • ga´zeâ´t (syn. ga´zaat) newspaper (Russ. газета)
  • gramm gram
  • groob coffin (Russ. гроб)
  • gåårad (= lâ´nn) city (Russ. город)
  • Ǧ (ǧ)
    Ǥ
    H
  • hää´rveld rarely
  • hutt porridge
  • I
  • i´lddi shelf
  • inn night
  • išttâd to sit
  • J
  • jarplan airplane, aeroplane, plane
  • jâđđa tomorrow
  • jeä´ǩǩää in the evening
  • jeä´ǩǩääž evening
  • jeä´nn mother
  • joŋŋ lingonberry, cowberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea)
  • juukkâd to drink
  • jåhtta yesterday
  • jåått iodine
  • jä´stt yeast
  • jättmöš bog bilberry, bog blueberry (Vaccinium uliginosum)
  • jäu´rr lake
  • jävv flour
  • jävv´ve´ll gruel
  • jää´mmed to die
  • jää´mmem death
  • jää´mte´m(es) immortal
  • jään uncle (mother's brother)
  • K
  • kaa´ff (syn. kåå´ff) coffee
  • kaass cat
  • kâ´ll? how many?
  • kâ´pper (syn. keä´pper) cap; hat
  • keä´pper (syn. kâ´pper) cap; hat
  • kolmm (syn. koumm) three
  • koonǥs king
  • koonǥõskaav queen
  • ko´st? where at?, where?; from where?
  • koumm (syn. kolmm) three
  • kõskksuõrmm middle finger
  • kõʒʒ nail (fingernail or toenail)
  • kuâhttlo twenty
  • kuâlddad to snow
  • kue´htt two
  • kue´ll fish
  • kuõpp mold (AmE), mould (BrE)
  • kuss cow
  • kutt six
  • kuuđad sixth
  • kuuđõs one-sixth
  • kuus? to where?, whither?
  • kuälmad third
  • kuälmõs one-third
  • kuärrammašina sewing machine
  • kuärrad to knit; to sew
  • kålggmään October
  • kå´ll gold
  • kå´llkue´ll goldfish
  • kå´llmedal gold medal
  • kåå´ff (syn. kaa´ff) coffee
  • kååraǩ pea
  • kååraǩveärr pea soup
  • kä´hcclo eighty
  • kä´hccmlo eighteen
  • kälkked to paint
  • kuä´ss? when?
  • kää´mes dark (skin color)
  • kää´mesââ´leǩ dark blue
  • kää´mesruõpssâd dark red
  • kää´nmââ´nn egg (chicken)
  • kää´nn chicken
  • kää´nnliõmm chicken soup; chicken bouillon, chicken broth
  • käärt picture
  • kääu´c eight
  • kääucad eighth
  • Ǩ (ǩ)
  • ǩeâđđa in the spring, in spring
  • ǩeeu´niǩ shadow
  • ǩe´rjj book; letter
  • ǩe´rjjpõrtt library
  • ǩe´rjjtemmašina typewriter
  • ǩeässa in the summer, in summer
  • ǩie´ss summer
  • ǩie´ssmään June
  • ǩiđđâ spring (season)
  • ǩii? who?
  • ǩiirbâč brick (Russ. кирпич)
  • ǩiirjted to write
  • ǩilo kilogram, kilo
  • ǩilomettar kilometer (AmE), kilometre (BrE)
  • ǩiõǥǥnjuõll fireweed (Epilobium angustifolium)
  • ǩiõll language, tongue
  • ǩiõlljåårǧlõ´tti translator
  • L
  • laakk roof
  • labratoria laboratory
  • lavkkâ bag, satchel
  • lâ´nn (= gåårad) city
  • le´be or
  • lee´d to be
  • lei´bb bread
  • lettar liter (AmE), litre (BrE)
  • leättad to sleet
  • liõmm bouillon, broth
  • lookkâd to count
  • loppâ end, finish
  • lõstt leaf (of a tree, etc.)
  • lue'm cloudberry, salmonberry (Rubus chamaemorus)
  • luõss salmon (Salmo salar)
  • luuhâd to count; to read
  • luukk onion
  • luuvdá broom
  • lååi ten
  • lååǥǥad tenth
  • M
  • mainsted to tell
  • manah munk (Russ. монах)
  • manaših nun (Russ. монахиня)
  • manstar monastery; convent; cloister (Russ. монастырь)
  • mââi´bargg Tuesday
  • mâŋŋa jââđast the day after tomorrow
  • medal medal
  • mettar meter (AmE), metre (BrE)
  • mie´lǩǩ milk
  • mie´rreed to measure
  • mii? what?
  • miljard one billion(AmE)
  • miljon one million
  • mon I
  • mostt bridge (Russ. мост)
  • motorǩeâlkk snowmobile
  • môônnâd to go
  • muu mine; my (< mun: I)
  • måkam? what kind of?
  • mään moon; month
  • mää´nn? why?
  • määnpââ´jj month
  • mää´rf sausage
  • N
  • naaurâs turnip
  • nââmar number
  • neelljad fourth
  • neelljõs one-fourth
  • neezzan woman
  • nellj four
  • nelljdpei´vv Thursday
  • nelljlo forty
  • nelljmlo (syn. nelljumblo, nenjmlo) fourteen
  • nelljumblo (syn. nelljmlo, nenjmlo) fourteen
  • nenjmlo (syn. nelljumblo, nenjmlo) fourteen
  • neä´ttel week
  • neä´ttel-lopp weekend
  • nijdd girl; daughter
  • njuhččmään (syn. pââ´zzmään) April
  • nõmm name
  • nu´bb second
  • nää´vet cowshed, cowhouse, cow house, byre, shippon, shippen (BrE)
  • O
  • ođđee´jjmään January
  • oou´dbu peei´v the day before yesterday
  • oovâš vegetable, veggie (coll.)
  • ouddâl before
  • Ô
  • õhtt one
  • õi´dde a short while ago
  • õllâdvuõtt height
  • õõđ marrow (bone)
  • õtmlo eleven
  • P
  • papp priest, preacher, reverend
  • paradiis paradise
  • pâ´sspei´vv Sunday
  • pââ´zzmään (syn. njuhččmään) April
  • pâ´zzlâšttammään March
  • pei´vv day; sun
  • peä´lǧǧ thumb
  • peälpp water smartweed (Polygonum amphibium)
  • piâtnâc Friday (Russ. пятница)
  • pie´ll half
  • pirsted (syn. piirsted) to draw
  • poojâs train
  • poorjâsvõõnâs sailboat
  • poorrâd to eat
  • porgâđ to work
  • põrtt house
  • pue´tted to come
  • purrâmâš food
  • på´rdd (syn. stue´ll, stuâ´ll) table
  • på´rǧǧmään August
  • pååttaǩ potato
  • pää´nn tooth
  • pää´nnkõpp toothache
  • päärnai vuâstta to be pregnant, to be with child
  • päärnaž child
  • R
  • reppjoŋŋ cranberry, mountain cranberry (Vaccinium oxycoccos)
  • reäppen (syn. truuba) chimney
  • ristt cross
  • roošš rye
  • rosttov Christmas
  • rosttovkää´lles Santa Claus
  • rosttovkäänan Christmas Eve
  • rosttovmuõrr Christmas tree
  • rosttovmään December
  • rosttovpââ´zz Christmas holidays
  • ruánn green (anything but plants)
  • ruõnâs green (plants)
  • ruõpssâd red
  • ru´vdd iron
  • ru´vddčuâǥǥas railroad
  • rä´ǩsted to love
  • räudd Arctic char (Salvelinus alpinus)
  • rää´ǩǩesvuõtt love (n.)
  • rää´ǩǩes love, dear (adj.)
  • NB. From S to the end has been checked for accuracy; above this point, there may be Inari Sámi included
    S
  • sââ'rr blueberry, bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus)
  • sei´nn wall
  • sekund second (unit of time)
  • se´ntt centimeter (AmE), centimetre (BrE)
  • se´st inside; from inside
  • seu´ŋŋed dark (sky)
  • seärad Wednesday (Russ. среда)
  • siâŋgg bed
  • sij they (3. pl)
  • silbb silver
  • silbbmedal silver medal
  • sinap mustard
  • sizz to inside
  • skamm´mään (syn. vu'vrrmään) November
  • skää´tar tablecloth (Russ. скатерть)
  • smaragd emerald
  • sniimmâmmašina camera
  • sniimmâd to take a photograph, to snap a photo
  • sniimmi photographer
  • snimldõk photograph
  • son he; she
  • steehl glass (material) (Russ. стекло)
  • stuâ´ll (syn. på´rdd, stue´ll) table (Russ. стол)
  • stue´ll (syn. på´rdd, stuâ´ll) table (Russ. стол)
  • stuu´l chair; bench (Russ. стул)
  • ståkkan glass (container) (Russ. стакан)
  • stää´ll steel
  • suâibbad (syn. sueibbad) to rock; to swing
  • suâibbamstuu´l rocking chair
  • suei´nn hay
  • suei´nnmään July
  • sue´vet Saturday
  • sukkâr (syn. säähhar) sugar (Finn. sokeri)
  • suõrmâs ring
  • suõrmm finger
  • suõvv smoke
  • suu his; hers (< son)
  • suutk day, calendar day (the whole 24-hour period)
  • Såff Sophia, Sofia
  • så´ff sofa; couch; divan (Russ. софа)
  • sä´ltt salt
  • sä´lttai salty
  • sä´ppli mouse
  • särnnad to speak, to talk
  • sätkk harbour, port
  • säu´nn sauna
  • säähhar (syn. sukkâr) sugar (Russ. сахар)
  • sääldat soldier (Russ. солдат)
  • sää´nn word
  • Š
  • šâ´ldd floor
  • šellj courtyard, yard
  • škaapp cabinet; cupboard; closet (Russ. шкаф)
  • škooul school (Russ. школа)
  • T
  • taa here
  • ta´nni this year
  • tanccâmkåå´lez bicycle
  • teâttmašina computer
  • teimma last year
  • teä´dd weight
  • teärmmazjohss rainbow
  • toll fire
  • tolltuõddâr volcano
  • truuba (syn. reä'ppen) chimney (Russ. труба)
  • truubšeǩ chimneysweep (Russ. трубошист)
  • tun you (2.sg.)
  • tuu your; yours (2.sg. < tun)
  • tä´bbe today
  • tä'lvv winter
  • tälvva in the winter, in winter
  • tä´lvvmään February
  • tä'st here
  • tääi'b (syn. tääi'ben) here
  • tääi'ben (syn. tääi'b) here
  • tää'l (syn. åå'n, ââ'n) now
  • U
  • u´cc small
  • u´ccbõššán less
  • Uccjokk Utsjoki
  • u´čtee´l teacher (Russ. учитель)
  • uhss door
  • uu´lec street (Russ. улица)
  • V
  • va´stteed (syn. vä´stteed) to answer
  • velkk fork
  • ve'rrddeed to compare
  • viiđad fifth
  • viskkâd yellow
  • vitt five
  • vue´rbešn ring finger
  • vue´ssmään May
  • vuõssarg Monday
  • vuõssâmõs first (adj.)
  • vu'vrrmmään (syn. skamm´mään) November
  • vuä´ǯǯ meat
  • vä´stteed (syn. va´stteed) to answer
  • Z
  • zâ´veâz curtain; canopy (for a bed) (Russ. завеса)
  • zää´vesǩ curtain, drape (for windows) (Russ. занавеска)
  • Ž
    Å
  • ålggan outside
  • åålǥas to outside
  • åå'n (syn. tää'l, ââ'n) now
  • ååucad ninth
  • ååu´c nine
  • Ä
  • äi´tt storehouse, outbuilding
  • ä´jj grandfather
  • äkk grandmother

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    372 words in Skolt Sámi 07.03.2006