Vocabulary



A
  • addit to give
  • addit [+A/G+] [+ILL] to give s.t. to s.o.
  • addit ándagassii to forgive; to pardon
  • adjagas hibernation
  • adjektiiva adjective
  • adnot to be used
  • advokahta lawyer, attorney
  • ađa marrow, bone marrow
  • Afrihkká Africa
  • afrihkáláš African (person)
  • agálašvuohta eternity
  • agitašuvdna agitation
  • ahte that (conj.)
  • ain still (adv.)
  • Alaska Alaska
  • Albánia Albania
  • [A/G+] alde on top of s.t.
  • ale don't
  • alfabehta alphabet
  • alfabehtalaš alphabetical
  • alfabehtalaš ortnet alphabetical order
  • algoritma algorithm
  • alimus riekti Supreme Court
  • alit blue
  • alitfális blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus)
  • alitgaccet blue tit (Parus caeruleus)
  • alkohola alcohol
  • allaskuvla university; college
  • almmá [+A/G] without s.t.
  • almmá bohtosiid without results, unsuccessfully; futilely, in vain
  • Almmibálggis the Milky Way
  • almmolaččat publicly
  • almmolaš public; official
  • almmuhus publication(?)
  • alva energy
  • amanuensa assistant
  • Amerihkálaš American (n./adj.)
  • Amerihkká America
  • ametista amethyst
  • ametistaruvke amethyst mine
  • amma ?definitely
  • analyseret (gč. guorahallat) to analyse (BrE), to analyze (AmE)
  • anatomiija anatomy
  • anánas pineapple
  • Anár Inari
  • Anárjávri Inarijärvi
  • anoreksiija anorexia
  • appelsiidna orange (fruit)
  • aprikosa apricot
  • aritmetihkka arithmetic
  • arkeologiija archeology, archaeology
  • arkeologalaš archeological, archaeological
  • arkiteakta architect
  • arktalaš arctic
  • arktalaš njuorju hooded seal (Cystophora cristata)
  • artihkkala article
  • artiskohkka artichoke
  • artista artist
  • arva energy
  • arvevuovdi rainforest
  • arvi rain
  • aspárggus asparagus
  • aspárgosa asparagus
  • asttoáigi leisure time, spare time, leisure, free time
  • aššedovdi expert
  • [A/G+] aššedovdi expert in s.t.
  • Atlánta the Atlantic, the Atlantic Ocean
  • atnit to use
  • atnu use, usage
  • atnudiŋga ###article for daily use?
  • atomlihkuhisvuohta nuclear accident
  • attes munnje give me some
  • attestit to give a little bit
  • attribuhtta attribute
  • auberšiidna eggplant (AmE), aubergine (BrE)
  • Austrália Australia
  • avokádo avocado
  • Avvil Ivalo
  • Avviljohka Ivalojoki
  • Á
  • áddegoahtit to start to understand
  • áddet to understand
  • áddjá grandfather
  • ádjážan dearest grandfather, beloved grandfather (dim.)
  • ÁEL (Álbmotealáhatlágádus) National Pensions Institute
  • áhččebealli stepfather
  • áhčči father
  • áhkalakkis greenland sleeper shark, greenland shark, sleeper shark (Somniosus microcephalus)
  • áhkku grandmother; old woman; either grandparent's sister
  • áhpebiologiija marine biology
  • áhpecizaš little auk, dovekie (Alle alle)
  • áhpehávda king eider (Somateria spectabilis)
  • áhpespálfu storm petrel (Hydrobates pelagicus)
  • áibbašeapmi yearning, longing
  • áibmoboasta airmail
  • áibmu world
  • áidi fence
  • áigečála magazine
  • áigemearri deadline
  • [A/G+] áigge during X, at X
  • áigi long ago; time
  • [A/G+] áigi X ago
  • áigi dolin in the old days, in days of yore, in olden times
  • áigumuš [+INF] to plan to do s.t.
  • áigut [+INF] to plan to do s.t.
  • áirras representative; delegate; herald
  • áitatvuloš endangered, threatened
  • áiti (aitta)
  • áitit to threaten
  • ákšu axe, ax
  • ákta common eider (Somateria mollissima)
  • áktet ###
  • álbmot people, nation
  • Álbmotealáhatlágádus (ÁEL) National Pensions Institute
  • álbmotsisaboahtu national income
  • álggahit to start
  • álggahus preface
  • álggos in the beginning
  • álgit [+INF] to start to do
  • álgoálbmot an indigenous person, native
  • álgosátni prologue; foreword, preface; opening words
  • álki easy
  • álkit easily
  • álkit easier
  • álkohola alcohol
  • állan a unit of measurement, about 2 ft. long
  • állat snow bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis)
  • álo always
  • álo áigge all the time, the whole time
  • álšateknihkka ###
  • álta alto
  • áltár altar
  • álttágas lightning
  • ámadadju face
  • ándagassii Excuse me. Pardon. I beg your pardon. Sorry.
  • Ánddasuolu Andøy
  • Áŋŋel Angeli
  • árbevierru tradition, custom
  • árbevirolaš traditional
  • árbi inheritance, bequest, legacy; heritage
  • árgabeaivvis daily
  • Árkaŋggal Archangel
  • árkapismá archbishop
  • árkkalmastinvuohta sympathy; sympathetic attitude
  • árktalaš arctic
  • árktalaš njuorju hooded seal (Cystophora cristata)
  • árpa scar
  • árpu thread
  • ártet strange, weird
  • árvodássi (gč. státus) status
  • árvu ###
  • [A/G+] árvvu to some extent, to some degree, a little bit, a little, a bit
  • ásahit to create, to found, to establish, to start up, to open, to form, to incorporate;
  • ásahit [+ILL] to ###
  • ásahuvvot to be created, to be founded, to be established, to be formed, to be incorporated;
  • Ásia Asia
  • ásodat residence, house, home, place to live
  • ássanviessu residence, house, home, place to live
  • ássat to reside
  • ássi inhabitant, resident
  • áššálaččat objectively, relevantly, pertinently
  • áššedovdi expert
  • [A/G+] áššedovdi expert in s.t.
  • áviisa newspaper
  • ávki benefit
  • ávža European bird cherry (Prunus padus)
  • ávžžuhit to recommend; to prompt
  • B
  • badjeolmmoš reindeer herder
  • bađošgaccet long-tailed tit (Aegithalos caudatus)
  • bagadeapmi ###
  • bagadus advice(?)
  • baggo hazel grouse (Bonasa bonasia)
  • bahkka full to the brim, chock-full, packed, crammed
  • bahta butt, behind, buttocks
  • bahtačoalli rectum
  • bahtaráigi anus
  • bajás up; upstream
  • bajásgeassinvuohki way of rearing
  • bajideapmi ###
  • bakku hazel grouse (Bonasa bonasia)
  • baldu ###jäälautta, jääteli###
  • ballat [+LOK] to be afraid of s.t., to fear s.t.
  • ballát [+LOK] to be frightened by s.t., to get scared because of s.t.
  • ballu fear; fright; anxiety; apprehension, misgiving; dread
  • balva cloud
  • baŋku bank
  • Barentsguovlu Barents Area
  • bargat to work
  • bargi worker; workman; employee(?)
  • bargobihtta exercise
  • bargobihttá exercise
  • barggolašvuohta employment
  • bargguhisvuohta unemployment
  • bargguhis olmmošunemployed (n.)
  • bargu work; job; employment
  • basadanlatnja bathroom(?)
  • basadit to wash up (AmE); to wash o.s.
  • basahit to make s.o. wash (?)
  • basakeahtes unwashed
  • baski ###
  • bassat to wash (tr.)
  • bassit to roast
  • bassit bierggu to roast meat
  • baste spoon
  • bataljovdna battallion
  • báddemus recording
  • Báhcavuotna Båtsfjord
  • Báhčči Sagittarius
  • báhkas hot; feverish
  • báhkka package
  • báhkkadávda fever
  • báhkki ###(pahka)
  • báhppa minister, priest, pastor
  • báhpu bean
  • báhtareaddji refugee
  • báhtarit to escape
  • báhtarit [+LOK] to escape from s.t.
  • báhtte spavin(?)
  • báidi shirt
  • báikkálaš local (adj.)
  • báiski mew gull, common gull(?) (Larus canus)
  • báitit to shine
  • Báktebohkká Capricorn
  • bálbmasotnabeaivi Palm Sunday
  • bálká salary
  • bálkáhit ###
  • bálvalus service
  • bánno pan
  • báŋku bank
  • bárahisstávvalsátni a word with an odd number of syllables
  • bárbmofálli peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus)
  • bárdnebealli stepson
  • bárdni son
  • bárgofápamodoaimmanat employment service agency(?)
  • bárgu work; job; employment
  • bárrabargu ###parityö
  • bárrastávvalsátni a word with an even number of syllables
  • bárru wave
  • bárti accident; problem
  • bátnedoavttir dentist
  • bátnesoallun toothpick
  • bátnevárka toothache
  • bátnevearka toothache
  • bátni tooth
  • bázáhus relic; remainder, rest, remnant, residual
  • beađbi shoulder blade, scapula
  • beađbelađas shoulder joint
  • beahcebáhcatloddi parrot crossbill (Loxia pytyopsittacus)
  • beahceloddi capercallie (Tetrao urogallus)
  • beahci pine (Pinus silvestris)
  • beaivelatnja living room
  • beaivi day
  • beaivvadat sunshine
  • beaivvaš sun
  • beaivválaš daily (adj.)
  • beaivválaččat daily (adv.)
  • beakkán ###
  • beaktil effective
  • bealdocihci ortolan bunting (Emberiza hortulana)
  • bealdomuorji strawberry
  • bealdovuoraš rook (Corvus frugilegus)
  • bealgeloddi wren, winter wren(?) (Troglodytes troglodytes)
  • bealgi thumb
  • beali váldit [+ILL] to take a stand on s.t.
  • [A/G+] beallái towards s.t., to the side of s.t.
  • beallalaš spouse
  • beallelaš spouse
  • bealljeheapme deaf
  • bealljeloađgu long-eared owl (Asio otus)
  • bealljerásttis Bohemian waxwing (Bombycilla garrulus)
  • beallji ear
  • bealnot one and a half
  • bealnubbi one and a half
  • beana dog
  • beannot one and a half
  • beaŋka bench; seat(?)
  • bearaš (immediate) family
  • bearašásodat single-family housing
  • bearjadaga on Friday
  • bearjadat Friday
  • Bearalváhki Berlevåg
  • beare too (much)
  • beassansátni password
  • beassat [+KOM] to become s.t.
  • beassat presideantan to become president
  • beavddáš small table
  • behtolaš traitor; betrayer; Judas
  • behtohallat to be disappointed?
  • behttot to be disappointed?
  • beibboš chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs)
  • Belgia Belgium
  • bellodat party (political)
  • bensiidna gas (AmE), petrol (BrE)
  • berret [+INF] s.o. needs to do s.t., s.o. must do s.t.
  • beskkoš house martin (Delichon urbica)
  • beštor wagtail, white wagtail(?), pied wagtail (Motacilla alba)
  • bibliográfia biblbiography
  • bibliografiija biblbiography
  • bidjat to put, to place, to set
  • bidjat áigemeari to set a deadline
  • biebmogálvu foodstuff
  • biebmovuorká container for food
  • biebmu food
  • biegga wind
  • bieggafálli common kestrel (Falco tinnunculus)
  • bierdna bear
  • biergas equipment; device, machine
  • biergoláibi meat sandwich
  • biergomálli meat soup
  • biergu meat
  • bigán hawk owl (Surnia ulula)
  • bihcebásčáihni great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major)
  • biibbal Bible
  • biidnovahkku Holy Week, Passion Week
  • biiga maid
  • biika thorn, prickle, spine
  • biika maid, servant girl
  • biila car, automobile, auto
  • biilaboagán seatbelt, seat belt
  • biilafearga car ferry
  • biilagoavdi body, coachwork(?)
  • biilaláse car window
  • biilastállja garage
  • biilauksa car door
  • biologiija biology
  • biologalaš biological
  • bippal Bible
  • biras environment
  • birasmirko environmental poison
  • birget to get along, to manage; to make do; to make ends meet, to subsist, to get by
  • [A/G+] birra from s.t.; around s.t.; about s.t.
  • birramihttu circumference
  • bismá bishop
  • bissánit [+INF] to stop to do s.t.
  • bivdališgoahtit to start to ask frequently or repetitively
  • bivdalit to try to ask, to ask frequently or repetitively
  • bivdit ###
  • bivdit ándagassii to apologize (AmE); to apologise (BrE)
  • bivdojuvvot to be fished; to be hunted
  • bivdojuvvot menddo olluto be overfished; to be overhunted
  • bivdu fishing; hunting
  • bivgi barley (Hordeum)
  • bižus Eurasian golden plover, golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria)
  • bláđđi newspaper
  • boađđocivkkán rock pipit (Anthus petrosus)
  • boađus outcome, result
  • boagustit to laugh (=čaibmat)
  • boahtteáigi future
  • boahtte jagi next year
  • boahttevahkku next week
  • boahtte vahkus next week
  • boahttevahkus (during) next week
  • boahtigoahtit to start to come
  • boahtit to come
  • boahtit diehtit to find out
  • boahtit [+A/G+] ovdal ###
  • boaimmáš rough-legged buzzard (Buteo lagopus)
  • boallobeavdi keyboard
  • boallonjukča mute swan, white swan (Cygnus olor)
  • boallo-oaivi globeflower (Tróllius europaéus)
  • boallorássi globeflower (Tróllius europaéus)
  • boallu button
  • boarásnuvvan archaic
  • boaresbárdni bachelor
  • Boares Gálgu the Pleiades
  • Boares Gállá the Dog Star, Sirius
  • boares olmmoš senior citizen, old person; elderly
  • boaris old (not young)
  • boarisvuohta old age
  • boarrásiidpenšuvdna pension, retirement money
  • boarrásiidruhta pension, retirement money
  • boarrásiidsiida retirement home; old folks' home (coll.)
  • boasta mail
  • boastaboksa post-office box, P.O. box
  • boastagoarta postcard
  • boastalistu mailing list
  • boastut wrong (adv.?)
  • boazodoalli reindeer herder
  • boazodoallu reindeer husbandry
  • boazodoalloguovlu reindeer husbandry area
  • boazoolbmoš #reindeer person?
  • boazosápmelaš reindeer Sámi
  • boazu reindeer
  • boddu chapter
  • bohcci pipe, tube
  • bollu bowl(?)
  • boras cancer
  • borasdávda cancer
  • bordin composing, drafting, drawing up, writing out, compiling, preparing
  • borga snowstorm
  • borgemánnu August
  • borgguhišgoahtit to start to smoke
  • borgguhit to smoke
  • borramuš food
  • borranváddu eating disorder
  • borrat to eat
  • bossu whale
  • bossučolga jellyfish?
  • botanihkka botany
  • bovdet  [+A/G+] [+ILL] to invite s.o. to s.t.
  • bovdna hummock
  • bovttáš atlantic puffin (Fratercula arctica)
  • buhtadit to compensate, to reimburse; to pay damages, to pay reparations
  • buhtadus compensation, reimbursement; damages, reparations
  • buhtadusfoanda compensation fund; claims reserve, reserve for pending claims
  • Buhtisnieida Virgo
  • buksalumma pant's pocket
  • buktit to cause; to bring
  • Bulgaria Bulgaria
  • bulgarialaš Bulgarian (person)
  • bulimiija bulimia
  • buohcanbálka (sykepenger)
  • buohcanruhta (sykepenger)
  • buohccán sick (adj.)
  • buohccedikšohoavda (sykepleiesjef)
  • buohccedoarjja (sykepenger)
  • buohccibiila ambulance
  • buohcciviessu hospital(?)
  • buohcit [+A/G] to be sick with s.t.
  • buohcit borrasa to have cancer
  • buoidda ermine (Mustela erminea)
  • buoidesuvri fatty acid
  • buokčanfanas diving vessel
  • buolliviidni aquavit; cheap spirits, cheap booze; hard liquor (AmE); spirits; alcohol
  • buoret better
  • buorránišgoahtit to start to feel better
  • buorránkeahtes incurable
  • bupmálas fulmar (Fulmarus glacialis)
  • burjáhtalaš Buryat (person)
  • burke can, tin
  • Burru Taurus
  • burssa wallet
  • bussa cat
  • bussá cat
  • bussáskuolfi tawny owl (Strix aluco)
  • bušeahtta budget
  • bustávva letter (of the alphabet)
  • bustávvašládja font
  • buvssat pants, slacks, trousers
  • buvvedat ringed plover (Charadrius hiaticula)
  • buvvodat little auk, dovekie (Alle alle)
  • byrokráhtalaš bureaucratic
  • C
  • cagan oystercatcher, Eurasian oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus)
  • cagganáigi deadline?
  • cavgileaddji prompter
  • cára czar
  • Ceavccageađge Mortensnes, Fish Oil Stone
  • cealkka (-lk-:ga) sentence
  • cealkkaoahppa (gč. syntaksa) syntax
  • cherimoija cherimoya (Annona chermiola)
  • chilibihpporat chili pepper
  • cielahit to bad-mouth
  • cihceskuolfi Eurasian pygmy owl (Glaucidium passerinum)
  • cihrrelastavizar wood warbler (Phylloscopus sibilatrix)
  • cizášfálli merlin (Falco columbarius)
  • cizopaš Lapland longspur(?), Lapland bunting(?) (Calcarius lapponicus)
  • cuiggodit to criticize (AmE), to criticise (BrE), to censure, to reprove to reprimand, to scold; to express disapproval; to reproach, to rebuke, to reprehend; to find fault
  • cummá kiss
  • cummestit to kiss
  • cuoŋo crusted snowdrift (This is a snowdrift that is crusted over enough to be able to carry weight.)
  • cuoŋománnu April
  • cuovkanit to shatter, to splinter
  • Č
  • čađđa carbon(?); charcoal
  • čahcegárri watering trough
  • čaibmat to laugh (=boagustit)
  • čakča fall, autumn
  • čakčamánnu September
  • čakčat in the fall, in fall, in the autumn, in autumn
  • čalbmedeahkki eye muscle
  • čalbmeláse monocle
  • čalbmeláset eyeglasses, glasses
  • čalbmi eye
  • čalmmeheapme blind; poor-sighted
  • čarkkus red-necked phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus)
  • čáhcenjaman centrifuge
  • Čáhceolmmái Aquarius
  • Čáhcesuolu Vadsø (in Norwegian)
  • čáhcevuolfanas submarine
  • čáhppesbađošguškil black-tailed godwit (Limosa limosa)
  • čáhppesbihpporat black pepper
  • čáhppesbuokča Slavonian grebe (Podiceps auritus)
  • čáhppesčiksa spotted redshank (Tringa erytrophus)
  • čáhppesčoavji dunlin (Calidris alpina)
  • čáhppesčoavžžu spotted redshank (Tringa erythropus)
  • čáhppesgaccet coal tit (Parus ater)
  • čáhppesjieret black currant (Ribes nigrum)
  • čáhppesmuorji crowberry (Empetrum nigrum)
  • čáhppesrásttis common blackbird (Turdus merula)
  • čáhppesvađot bramble raspberry (BrE), blackberry (AmE) (Rubus fruticosus (Rubus suberectus Anders.))
  • čáihmi freckle
  • čáihni three-toed woodpecker (Picoides tridactylus)
  • čálalaččat in writing; in black and white; by letter
  • čálalaš written, in writing; literary
  • čáláhus print-out, printout(?)
  • čálán printer
  • čálihit [+ILL] to register for s.t.
  • čálli secretary; author, writer
  • čállin writing
  • čállinvuohki orthography
  • čállit to write
  • čállingoddi secretariat
  • čállojuvvot to be written
  • čáppačállin penmanship
  • čáppat pretty; beautiful
  • čárvut to squeeze; to mix dough for ###rieska###
  • čeabát neck
  • čeabet neck
  • čeahci uncle (father's younger brother)
  • čeahpát neck
  • čeahppi skillful (AmE), skilful (BrE); adroit; adept
  • čearddalašvuohta nationality
  • čearpmat reindeer calf (from its first fall to the next)
  • čearret arctic tern (Sterna paradisaea)
  • čearru reindeer owners' association(?)
  • Čeavetjávri Sevettijärvi
  • čeavrris otter, Eurasian otter, Eurasian river otter (Lutra lutra)
  • Čeččenia Chechnya
  • čelččen little finger, pinkie, pinky
  • čeŋkkeš little finger, pinkie, pinky
  • čibbeskálžu kneecap
  • čibbi knee
  • čiekčá osprey (Pandion haliaetus)
  • čielgamielkki whole milk
  • čielgat to make clear, to clarify, to elucidate
  • čielgi spine, backbone, spinal column
  • čielkkis black guillemot (Cepphus grylle)
  • čieŋal deep
  • čierrut to cry
  • čieža seven
  • čihččet seventh
  • čiksa teal, common teal (Anas crecca)
  • čilgehus explanation
  • čilgehus [+A/G+] birra explanation for s.t., explanation of s.t.
  • čilget to explain
  • čirsa cherry
  • čižžemielkki breast milk
  • čižži breast
  • čoađgi common goldeneye, goldeneye (Bucephala clangula)
  • čoaggit to pick, to collect
  • čoahkkin meeting
  • čoavdda key (n.)
  • čoavddagirji book of solutions
  • čoavddus solution
  • čoavdit to solve
  • čoavdit [+A/G] to solve s.t.
  • čoavjesuvri gastric acid
  • čoavji belly, stomach
  • čohkahit to sit, to be sitting
  • čohkkádit to sit around
  • čohkkát to sit
  • čorbma fist
  • čorget to clean
  • čotta throat
  • čovddojuvvot to be solved
  • čujuhus address
  • čukča(?) wood grouse
  • čukčá capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus)
  • čukčalaš Chukchi (person)
  • čuoččahit to stop (intrans.)
  • čuođi one hundred
  • čuođiđuhát a hundred thousand
  • čuoigat to ski (only cross-country?)
  • čuoika mosquito
  • čuoikaluvra mosquito netting
  • čuojanas instrument (musical)
  • čuokkis period, dot
  • čuolbma problem; knot
  • čuolbmagálla kohlrabi
  • čuolggu ###
  • čuonjá bean goose (Anser fabalis)
  • čuonji greylag goose (Anser anser)
  • čuorbmi ###taitamaton
  • čuovggaheapme blind
  • čuovggas light (n.)
  • čuovvovaš next
  • čuovža whitefish (Coregonus lavaretus)
  • čuožžut to stand
  • čurti butt, behind, buttocks
  • čurvet to yell, to shout
  • čuvdi forefinger, index finger
  • D
  • daddjojuvvot to be said
  • dađi [+COMP] than s.t. (comparative)
  • dađibahábut unfortunately
  • dagahit to cause, to make
  • dagahit váttisvuođaid [+ill] to cause s.o./s.t. trouble
  • dahje or
  • dahje eará dakkár etcetera, etc.
  • dahjege in other words
  • dahkat (hk:g) to do, to make
  • dahkki doer, maker
  • dakkár that kind, such
  • dal now
  • dalle then
  • dan dihte which is why
  • danin which is why
  • Danmárku Denmark
  • danne for this reason, this is why
  • darvánit to get stuck, to stick, to get caught, to cling to
  • dasa thither
  • dasa lássin in addition
  • dasto then
  • davvelastavizar arctic warbler (Phylloscopus borealis)
  • Davvenásti the North Star
  • davvenuorti northeast
  • davveoarji northwest
  • davvi north
  • Davvi-Amerihkká North America
  • Davviluokta Gulf of Bothnia
  • Davvirikkaid Ráđđi Nordic Council(?)
  • davviriikkalaš Nordic
  • dábálaččat usually, normally
  • dádjut (dj:j) ###hassutella, taajoa
  • dáđvesonahat anthrax
  • dáđvi spleen
  • [A/G+] dáfus as far as s.o. is concerned
  • dáhpa defeat, loss
  • dáhpa [+ILL] defeat for s.o.
  • dáhpáhus event
  • dáhpáhuvvat to happen, to occur
  • dáhttut [+A/G+] [+INF] to ask s.t. to do s.t.
  • Dáibaravuotna Mårøyfjord
  • dáidda art
  • dáidat [+INF] may do s.t.
  • dákti bone; hard seed (like the ones in cloudberries)
  • dál now
  • Dálkedoeđalágádus Finnish Meteorological Institute
  • dálki weather
  • dállu house; farm
  • dálolaš ###talollinen
  • dálueamit ###
  • dálvebiepmut food sacked away for winter
  • dálveruoivil twite (Carduelis flavirostris)
  • dálvet in the winter, in winter
  • dálvi winter
  • dán dálvve this winter
  • dán giđa this spring
  • dán jagi this year
  • dán vahku this week
  • dán vahkus this week
  • Dánmárku Denmark
  • dánskkagiella Danish (language)
  • dánsut to dance
  • dárogiella Norwegian (language)
  • dárostit to speak Norwegian
  • dárbbašit to need
  • dárbbašlaš necessary
  • dárbu [+INF] the need to do s.t.
  • dárustit to speak Norwegian
  • dássážii until now
  • dásseárvu equality
  • dásseváldi republic
  • dávdesonahat anthrax
  • dávdi spleen
  • dávjá often
  • dávvir stuff, things, goods; treasure
  • Dávviriikkaid ráđđi the Nordic Council
  • dáža Norwegian, non-Sámi
  • dážaluvvat to become Norwegian; to trade in Sámi values
  • db tsp
  • deadja tea
  • deadjabaste teaspoon
  • deahttuhit to emphasize, to stress, to underline
  • deaksta text
  • deakstabordin text write-up, composing of a text
  • dealljá harp seal (Pagophilus groenlandicus)
  • dearppanasat percussion
  • dearvvašvuohta health
  • deaŧalaš important
  • deaŧalažžan importantly
  • Deatnu Tana (town)
  • Deatnu Teno (river)
  • definišuvdna definition
  • dehálaš important
  • dehálašvuohta importance
  • dehálažžan importantly
  • delegašuvdna delegation
  • deprešuvdna depression
  • derpmoš sand martin (Riparia riparia)
  • diabetes diabetes
  • dialeakta (gč. suopman) dialect
  • dieđalaš scientific
  • dieđusge of course
  • dieđut data
  • diehppegálla cauliflower
  • diehtovuođđu database
  • diehtu information
  • dieinna lágiin in this way, so that
  • dielkoduvvá common wood pigeon, wood pigeon (Columba palumbus)
  • diesel diesel
  • diet that (close to the person being talked to)
  • dievalašvuohta perfection
  • digaštallan discussion(?), debate
  • dihkki louse
  • [A/G+] dihte because of s.t., for s.t.
  • dihtor computer
  • dihtti Eurasian sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus)
  • dii you (pl.)
  • diibmu clock; hour
  • diksugutnar little auk, dovekie (Alle alle)
  • dikta poem
  • dilálašvuohta opportunity
  • din your, yours (pl.)
  • dinet to earn
  • diplomáhtalaš diplomatic
  • disdaga on Tuesday
  • disdat Tuesday
  • diskeahtta disk
  • diskeahttastašuvdna disk drive
  • distaga on Tuesday
  • disttat Tuesday
  • divri ###
  • doai you two (dual)
  • doaibmabadji term (in office)
  • doaimmaheaddji reporter (F)
  • doaimmahit to deliver
  • doaimmalaš efficient; effective; active; industrious, hard-working; energetic
  • doaivut to believe (W); to hope (E)
  • doallat sártni to preach
  • doalvut to take; to take away
  • doaŋgat stiff
  • doarjut to support, to back; to endorse; to side with
  • doardna tower
  • doavhli blister
  • doavki dumb, stupid
  • doavttir doctor
  • dokumeantafilbma documentary
  • dohppa sheath
  • dolin in the old days, in days of yore, in olden times
  • dolgi feather
  • don you (sg.)
  • dorski cod (Gadus morhua)
  • Dorvonjárga ###
  • dorvoohcci asylum seeker
  • dorvvolašvuohta safety, security
  • dovdameahttun unknown
  • dovdat to feel; to recognize, to know
  • dovddus known, well-known, famous
  • dovtta black-throated diver (Gavia arctica)
  • du your, yours (sg.)
  • duála dual (in linguistics)
  • dubmehallat [+INF] to be sentenced to do s.t.
  • dubmet to sentence, to condemn, to convict; to award
  • dubmet [+ACC+] [+INF] to sentence s.o. to do s.t.
  • duddjot to do handicrafts tehdä käsityötä
  • dudno your, yours (dual)
  • duhát one thousand
  • duhpáhastigoahtit to start to smoke
  • duhpáhastit to smoke
  • duhpát tobacco
  • duhpátfitnodat tobacco company
  • duhpátindustriija tobacco industry
  • duhpátskáhppu carton of cigarettes
  • duhtavaš satisfied, content, contented, pleased; complacent
  • duhtavaš [+ILL] satisfied with s.t., content with s.t., pleased with s.t.
  • Duiska Germany
  • duksalanjadat condo, condominium
  • dulvadit to regulate the flow of water, to dam, to dam up; to make flood, to flood (trans.)
  • dulvaduvvon jávri resevoir
  • duodji handicraft
  • duođaštus proof
  • duođaštus [+ILL] proof of s.t.
  • duogás background
  • [A/G+] duogás behind s.t.
  • duohtavuohki indicative (in linguistics)
  • duohtavuohta truth
  • duolba even, smooth; flat
  • duollet dálle now and then, every now and again, now and again, on and off, from time to time
  • duolmman pedal
  • duopma European bird cherry (Prunus padus)
  • duopmosotnabeaivi the last Sunday in the church year
  • duopmu sentence, judgement; decision, decree, verdict
  • duorastaga on Thursday
  • duorastat Thursday
  • duordni sea buckthorn (Hippophaë rhamnoides)
  • Duortnus Tornio
  • duoršu mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)
  • duostat to dare, to lack the courage
  • duottar tundra; fjeld, fjell
  • duppalgeardde eanet go twice as much
  • durkkaduvvá Eurasian collared dove, collared dove (Streptopelia decaocto)
  • dušše only
  • dutkamuš research, investigation, study
  • dutki researcher, investigator; scientist; scholar
  • duvka tablecloth
  • duvle ###taannoin
  • duvvá feral pigeon (?)
  • Đ

    E

  • eadnebealli stepmother
  • eadni mother
  • eahkedis in the evening
  • eahkes in the evening
  • eahket evening
  • eahki uncle (father's older brother)
  • eaiggát owner
  • eaktodáhtolaš voluntary
  • ealáhat retirement
  • ealáhat olmmoš retiree, pensioner
  • ealáhatruhta pension
  • ealli animal
  • eallin life
  • eallit to live
  • eamit wife
  • eana ground, earth
  • Eana- ja meahccedoalloministeriija Minister of Agriculture and Forestry
  • eanadoallu agriculture, farming
  • eanahearrá governor (of a county)
  • eanamuorji strawberry
  • eanandoallu agriculture, farming
  • eananmuorji strawberry
  • eanemus the most of all
  • eanemuš the most of all
  • eanet [+pl.] more s.t.
  • eanetlohku majority
  • Eanodat Enontekiö
  • eanu uncle (mother's brother)
  • eaŋasgiella English (language)
  • eaŋalsgiella English (language)
  • eaŋgal angel
  • eara go other than
  • earenoamážit particularly, especially
  • earret eará [=ee.] among others
  • earrosáhka farewell speech
  • easka just, recently
  • easkka ládje just, recently
  • eatnigiella mother tongue
  • eatnu a big river
  • e-boasta e-mail
  • ee. [=earret eará] among others
  • effektiiva effective
  • ehtemas box whortleberry (Vaccnium uliginosum)
  • eiseválddit the authorities
  • eiseváldi the authorities
  • ekologiija ecology
  • ekonomalaš economic; financial
  • ekonomiija economy; economics(?)
  • eksámen test, examen
  • eksperimentála experimental
  • Elfendákkiriddu the Ivory Coast
  • energiija energy
  • Englánda England
  • eŋgel angel
  • eŋgelasgiella English (language)
  • erekšuvdna erection
  • erenoamaž unique, special
  • erenomážit particularly, especially
  • eret [+LOK] away from s.t.
  • erohus difference
  • erttetdákti rib
  • eske ###äsken
  • essea essay
  • Estlánda Estonia
  • esttegiella Estonian (language)
  • etnalaš ethnic
  • Eurohpa Europe
  • Eurohpá Europe
  • Eurohpá Uniovdna the European Union
  • evttohas candidate
  • evttohit to suggest
  • evttohit dahkat to suggest that s.t. be done
  • evttohit [+AHTE] to suggest that
  • F

  • falástallan sports, athletics; sport
  • falástalli athlete
  • faláštallan sports, athletics; sport
  • faláštalli athlete
  • fanas boat
  • fargga soon
  • fas again
  • fastit nastily, dirtily; improperly
  • fáddá theme(?); idea
  • fága ###
  • fágalaš###
  • fáhca mitten
  • fális whale
  • fánga prisoner
  • fárppal barrel
  • fárret to move (place of residence)
  • fárret [+ILL] to move someplace (place of residence)
  • fáttar godparent
  • FBG (friijabuollingoddi) volunteer fire-brigade
  • feara mii a little bit of this, a little bit of that
  • Fearsullot the Faroe Islands
  • feaskkir vestibule, entryway
  • feber fever
  • fertet [+INF] to have to do s.t.
  • festivála festival
  • fierbmi net
  • Fierca Aries
  • fierpmádat network(?)
  • fiertobeaivi###
  • fiervá ###
  • fierváviroš purple sandpiper (Calidris maritima)
  • fievru vehicle
  • fiila file (computers)
  • filbma film
  • finnmárkolaš person from Finnmark
  • Finnmárku Finnmark (in Norwegian) map
  • firbmá company, firm
  • fiskesbeštor grey-headed wagtail (?)
  • fiskescihci yellowhammer (Emberiza citrinella)
  • fiskesgaccet great tit (Parus major)
  • fiskesjievžžan icterine warbler (Hippolais icterina)
  • fitnat to visit; to come over
  • fitnat [+A/G+] geahčen to visit s.o.'s house
  • fitnodat company, firm
  • foanta font
  • fobiija phobia
  • fonologiija (gč. jietnadatoahppu) phonology
  • fonta font
  • Frankriika France
  • Fráŋkriika France
  • friddjavuohta freedom
  • friddja free
  • friija free
  • friijabuollingoddi (FBG) volunteer fire-brigade
  • fruktagávppašeaddji fruit dealer
  • fundamentálisma fundamentalism
  • fuobmát to notice
  • fuolkegiella related language, cognate language
  • fuolki relative
  • FUOMÁŠ! NB!
  • fuomášit to notice
  • fuos eret! shoo! go away! (only when talking to dogs)
  • fylka county
  • fylkkagielda ###
  • fylkkaluodda county road(?)
  • fylkkamánni ### (N)
  • fysihkka physics
  • fysiologalaš physiologic, physiological
  • fysioterapiija physiotheraphy
  • G
  • gaccepaš Siberian tit (Parus cinctus)
  • gađašvuohta jealousy, envy
  • gahperbáiski black-headed gull (Larus ridibundus)
  • gahpermuorji red raspberry, raspberry (Rubus idaeus)
  • gahpervizar blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla)
  • gaikkoduvvot to be torn up
  • gait all
  • gait buoremus the best
  • gal truly (a word used to strengthen an expression)
  • galgat [+INF] to have to do s.t.
  • gall'áigge? at what time?
  • galle áigge? at what time?
  • gallehuvvon saturated (i.e. fats)
  • gallehuvvot to be saturated
  • gallekeahtes unsaturated (i.e. fats)
  • galle [+A/G] how many?
  • garaša garage
  • garáša garage
  • garjá carrion crow (Corvus corone)
  • garrasit much, a great deal; loud (adj.)
  • garrasit loudly (adv.)
  • garraskearru hard drive, hard disk, hard disk drive
  • Gaska-Amerihkká Central America
  • leat gaskal [+A/G+] ja [+A/G] to be caught in the middle between s.o. and s.o. (in a fight)
  • gaskasuorbma middle finger
  • gaskavahkku Wednesday
  • gaskavahku on Wednesday
  • gaskkas common juniper (Juniperus communis)
  • gaskkasmuorji juniper berry (Juniperus communis)
  • [A/G+] gaskkas among X, amidst X
  • gassačoalli large intestine, colon
  • gavjanjammi vacuum cleaner
  • gažaldat question
  • gažaldatpronomen interrogative pronoun
  • gáddeviroš common sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos)
  • gáddi beach; shore
  • gáddit to believe (E); to suspect (W)
  • gáddu the back of the knee
  • gáfet coffee grounds
  • gáffe coffee
  • gáhkkor red-throated diver (Gavia stellata)
  • gáhkku cake
  • gáhttu roof
  • gáibádus demand
  • gáibi chin; jaw
  • gáibidit to demand
  • gáibidit [+ILL] to demand s.t.
  • gáibidit vástui [+A/G] to make s.o. answer for s.t., to make s.o. responsible for s.t.
  • gáiccamuorji red raspberry, raspberry (Rubus idaeus)
  • gáiru great black-backed gull (Larus marinus)
  • Gáivuonna Kåfjord
  • gákti a kind of outer garment that is worn by the Sámi. The design and patterns differ from area to area.
  • gálašit to wade; to go swimming(?)
  • gáldu source
  • gállu forehead
  • gálvu stuff
  • gáma shoe
  • gámagávppi shoestore
  • gánda boy
  • Gáŋgaviika Gamvik
  • gáranas common raven, raven (Corvus corax)
  • Gárasavvon Karesuando, Karesuvanto
  • Gáregasnjárga Karigasniemi
  • gárgádusjahki leap year
  • gárgidit to escape
  • gárggogoalsi smew (Mergellus albellus)
  • gárrenmirkogeavaheapme ###
  • Gárrenmirkodirektorahta The Norwegian Directorate for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems
  • gárvodit to get dressed, to dress, to put one's clothes on
  • gásaduolmman accelerator, pedal
  • gáskaahki middle age
  • gáskamearalaš average (adj.)
  • gáskamearalaččat on average
  • gáskamearálaš average (adj.)
  • gáskamearálaččat on average
  • gássa gas (not for cars, cf. bensiidna)
  • gávccát eighth
  • gávcci eight
  • gávccilogi eighty
  • gávccinuppelogát eighteenth
  • gávccinuppelohkái eighteen
  • gávdnat to find; to uncover, to unearth; to locate
  • gávdnot [+LOK] to be found somewhere
  • gávnnahit to find, to discover, to find out; to ascertain; to note, to notice, to detect; to state
  • gávpi store, shop
  • gávpot city
  • gávppašeapmi commerce, business; trade
  • gávppašit to do one's shopping, to make purchasese
  • gč. (=geahča) cf.
  • geađgejorgu turnstone, ruddy turnstone (Arenaria interpres)
  • geađgerásttis northern wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe)
  • geađgi rock; stone
  • geafi poor
  • geafivuohta poverty
  • geahča (=gč.)see, see also
  • geahččalit to try
  • geahpesboras lung cancer
  • geahpis lung
  • [A/G+] geahčen X from now, after X, in X
  • geaidnu way, method, means; road
  • geaidnu [+ILL] ###
  • geanohis dássi weak grade
  • geargat to find time; to have time
  • geargat [+ACC.LOK.] to have time to do s.t., to have the time to do s.t.
  • gearpmaš snake
  • geassemánnu June
  • geasset in the summer, in summer
  • geassi summer
  • geassit in the summer, in summer
  • geassit to pull
  • geatki wolverine (Gulo gulo)
  • geavahit to use
  • geavahuvvot to be used
  • [A/G+] geažil because of s.t.
  • gelbbolasvuohta qualifications; ability; capacity; validity; eligibility; acceptability
  • gelbbolašvuohta qualifications; ability; capacity; validity; eligibility; acceptability
  • genehtalaš genetic
  • geográfalaččat geographically
  • geográfalaš geographical
  • geográfiija geography
  • giđđa spring
  • giđđalohkanbáji spring semester
  • giđđat in the spring, in spring
  • ??gieddemuorji arctic bramble, nagoonberry (Rubus arcticus)??
  • gieđahallat to discuss, to handle
  • gieđahallojuvvot to be discussed, to be handled
  • gieđbmi bucket
  • giegabiigá Eurasian wryneck, wryneck (Jynx torquilla)
  • gieganjuolla lily-of-the-valley
  • giehka cuckoo (Cuculus canorus)
  • giehpavuonccis common coot (Fulica atra)
  • giehta hand
  • giehtačálus manuscript
  • giehtaduodji handicrafts
  • giehtagiella sign language
  • giehtagielatdulka sign language interpreter
  • giehtaláhpi ?back of the hand
  • giehtalávka handbag
  • giehtaramas ?back of the hand
  • giehtaruohtas wrist
  • giehtaváibmu palm
  • Giehttaruohtas "The arm of Finland"
  • gielda municipality
  • gieldin- negative
  • gieldinvearba negative verb
  • gieldit [+ACC.LOK.] to deny s.t., to forbid s.t., to prohibit s.t., to refuse s.t.
  • gielistit to lie, to fib, to tell a lie
  • giella language, tongue
  • gielladieđa linguistics
  • gielladieđalaš linguistic
  • giellagáhtten language validation
  • giellageavaheapmi usage, linguistic usage; language; parlance
  • giellaoahppa grammar
  • giellapolitihkka language policy(?)
  • giellavealgu bluethroat (Luscinia svecica)
  • Giemajávri Kemijärvi
  • Giemajohka Kemijoki
  • Giepma Kemi
  • gierdorásttis ring ousel, ring ouzel (Turdus torquatus)
  • gievkkan kitchen
  • gievra strong
  • gievrras dássi strong grade
  • Gihttel Kittilä
  • gii [+A/G.PL] what X (people)
  • giitalit [+A/G+] [+ACC.LOK.] to thank s.o. for doing something
  • giitu [+ILL] thanks to s.o.
  • Gilbbesjávri Kilpisjärvi
  • Gilivuotna Kjøllefjord
  • giljobaš lesser white-fronted goose (Anser erythropus)
  • gillet (lll:ll) ###viitsiä
  • Gilpisjávri Kilpisjärvi
  • gilvejeaddji competitor, contestant, entrant
  • ginttal candle
  • girdi airplane, plane; pilot
  • girdiduođáštus pilot's license
  • girdilohpi pilot's license
  • girjebáhcatloddi two-barred crossbill (Loxia leucoptera)
  • girječálli author, writer
  • girjelivkkár pied flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca)
  • girjeluossa rainbow trout, steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss, Salmo mykiss)
  • girjerádjohoavda head librarian?
  • girjerádju library
  • girji book
  • girjjálaš written, in writing; literary
  • girjjálašvuohta literature; bibliography
  • girjjáž little book, small book, booklet (dim.)
  • girkogilli (gč. márkan) village, parish village
  • girku church
  • giron rock ptarmigan (Lagopus mutus)
  • Giron Kiruna
  • gitárra guitar
  • gitta closed, shut; up against, touching
  • givssideapmi teasing
  • givssiduvvot to be teased
  • globála liegganeapmi global warming
  • goabbá which one (of two)
  • goabbáge both
  • goađaš a small kota
  • goahkka cook; chef
  • goahppilfálli northern goshawk (Accipiter gentilis)
  • goaivu shovel; spade
  • goallut to be cold, to be freezing
  • goalmmát third
  • goalšoruoššehas sedge warbler (Acrocephalus schoenobaenus)
  • goappašagat both
  • goargohaŋŋá Steller's elder (Polysticta stelleri)
  • goarguvuohta respect
  • goarrut to sew
  • goaski aunt (mother's older sister)
  • goaskin golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos)
  • goaskinvielja eagle brother###
  • [NEG+] goassege never
  • gohččát to wake up (intransitive)
  • gohččáhit balu ###herättää pelkoa###
  • gohččáhit to wake s.o. up (transitive)
  • gohččunvuohki imperative
  • gohčoduvvot to be called, to be invited
  • gohppolahkki a half cup
  • gohppu cup
  • goittot though; anyways, anyway; nevertheless
  • golbma three
  • golmmátčuođi three hundred
  • golgat [+LOK] to flow from s.t.; to flow in s.t.
  • golggotmánnu October
  • gollas golden
  • golmmalanjadat three-room apartment
  • golmmas trio, three people
  • golmmastávval three-syllabled, trisyllabic
  • gomihuvvot to be overturned
  • gonagas king
  • gordni grain, cereal
  • gorrojuvvot to be sewn
  • govuheapmi illustration
  • govuhit to illustrate
  • govuskuolfi ural owl (Strix uralensis)
  • govva picture
  • govvabáddenmášiidna VCR
  • govvabáddi videotape
  • govvejeaddji photographer; illustrator
  • govvet to take a picture, to take a photo, to snap a photo
  • grámmatihkka (gč. giellaoahppa) grammar
  • grámmofovdna record player; gramophone
  • Greika Greece
  • Guatemala Guatemala
  • gudnejahttinveara ###
  • gudnekompaniija honor guard
  • gudni honor (AmE), honour (BrE)
  • guđadas one-sixth (1/6)
  • guđát sixth
  • guđemuš ###
  • guhká a long time
  • guhkkodat length; height (?)
  • guhkkodatgierdu longitude; meridian (?)
  • guhkkodatriekkis longitude; meridian (?)
  • guhtta six
  • guktii twice
  • guktot both
  • guktot [+A/G] many s.t.
  • gulahallan communication
  • guldaleaddji listener
  • guldaleapmi listening
  • guldalit to listen
  • gullagoahtit to start to listen
  • gulahallanolmmoš contact person
  • guldalanboddu ###"kuunteluhetki"
  • gullat to hear
  • gullat [+ILL] to belong to s.t.
  • gullevašvuohta audibility, reception
  • gullot to be audible
  • gumpe wolf
  • gunnebiroš little auk, dovekie (Alle alle)
  • guoddalit [+KOM] to complain about s.t., to appeal to s.t. (jud.)
  • guoddá mattress (L); pillow (I)
  • guoddit to carry
  • guoddit vaši to bear a grudge
  • guoika falls, rapids; torrent
  • guoikgáhrit dipper, white-throated dipper(?) (Cinclus cinclus)
  • guokte two
  • guolásteapmi fishing
  • guolástus fishing; fishery
  • guolbbaviroš Temminck's stint (Calidris temminckii)
  • Guolit Pisces
  • guollečearret common tern (Sterna hirundo)
  • guolli fish
  • guorahallat (gč. analyseret) to analyse (BrE), to analyze (AmE); to ponder, to reflect on; to think about
  • guorbmi load
  • guorga common crane (Grus grus)
  • guorrasit [+ILL] to agree to s.t.
  • guoskevaš [+ILL] concerning s.t.
  • guossabáhcatloddi common crossbill (Loxia curvirostra)
  • Guossan Kuusamo
  • guossái boahtit to come to visit
  • guossi guest; stranger
  • Guovdageaidnu Kautokeino
  • guovlu area, region
  • guovlluhoavda district manager, regional manager
  • guovssat Siberian jay (Perisoreus infaustus)
  • guovssoloddi robin (Erithacus rubecula)
  • guovttegielalaš bilingual
  • guovttegielatvuohta bilingualism
  • guovttelanjadat two-room apartment
  • ~guovttos "and someone else" (This means that the person before guovttos and one other person, e.g. Máhte-guovttos means Matthew and one other person.)
  • guovvamánnu February
  • gurgadas row
  • gursa course
  • gurutgáma the left shoe
  • gussa cow
  • gussagoalsi goosander (Mergus merganser)
  • gussaskálču ###
  • guškkástat whimbrel (Numenius phaeops)
  • guvttiidlohku dual (in linguistics)
  • H
  • hallisinašuvdna hallucination
  • Hammerfeasta Hammerfest
  • haŋŋá long-tailed duck (Clangula hyemalis)
  • háhtta hat
  • hálbi cheap, inexpensive
  • hálddahus administration; government
  • hálddašeapmi administration; government
  • hálsštit to chat; to talk over, to talk about
  • hálsštit [+A/G] birra to chat about s.t.
  • háliidit to want, desire
  • háliidit [+ESS] to want to be(come) s.t.
  • hálka razorbill (Alca torda)
  • hálkagonagas little auk (Plautus alle, Alle alle)
  • hállat to speak; to talk
  • hálo [+ILL] want (to do) s.t.
  • hálo [+INF] want to do s.t.
  • hárdu shoulder
  • hárjánan experienced
  • hárjehus exercise
  • háskil long-tailed skua (Stercorarius longicaudus)
  • hástalus challenge
  • hástalus [+INF] challenge to do s.t.
  • hávda eider, common eider (Somateria mollissima)
  • hávdádit to bury
  • hávdáduvvot [+LOK] to be buried somewhere
  • hávdi grave; tomb; sepulchre
  • headju weak
  • heaggavárálaš perilous, lifethreatening; fatal, mortal
  • Heahttá Hetta
  • heargi reindeer bull
  • hearta pea
  • heartavizar lesser whitethroat (Sylvia curruca)
  • heasttafápmu horsepower
  • heavdni spider
  • heivvolaš appropriate, suitable
  • heivvolaš [+ILL] appropriate for s.t., appropriate to s.t., suitable for s.t.
  • heivvolašvuohta appropriateness
  • hektára hectare
  • Helsset Helsinki
  • hildu shelf
  • hilgádit [+LOK] to give up s.t.; to abandon s.t.; to relinquish s.t.; to renounce s.t.; to forsake s.t.
  • hilgun rejection
  • hilgut to reject, to refuse; to abandon, to desert; to forsake; to cast off
  • hilgut ohcámuša to reject an application
  • hirbmat guhkes áigi a horribly long time
  • historjá history
  • historjjálaš historical
  • historjjálaš dáhpáhus historical event
  • hivsset toilet, washroom, restroom, WC
  • hivssetbábir toilet paper
  • hivssetborsta ###"toilet brush"
  • hoahppu hurry
  • hoigat to push
  • Hollánda Holland, the Netherlands
  • holvun howl, howling
  • holvut to howl
  • homofiila homosexual
  • homofiilavuohta homosexuality
  • homofobiija homophobia
  • homogeniseren homogenization (AmE), homogenisation (BrE)
  • homogeniseret to homogenize (AmE), to homogenise (BrE
  • horbma fireweed (Epilobium angustifolium)
  • horoskohpa horoscope
  • hotealla hotel
  • hui very, a lot
  • huidut to churn butter
  • hui garrasit a great deal
  • huitu whiting (Merlangius merlangus)
  • hukseheaddji ###byggherre
  • huksehus building
  • huksejeaddji construction worker
  • huksenteknihkka construction; construction engineering, structural engineering
  • hupmat to speak; to talk
  • hurri black grouse (Tetrao tetrix)
  • hutkáivuohta ###
  • hypnohtalaš hypnotic
  • I
  • Iččát Ingøy
  • ideanttalaš identical
  • identitehta identity
  • ideologiija ideology
  • idja night
  • idjabargu ###
  • Idjavuonduottar Ifjordfjellet
  • iđidaččat breakfast
  • iđđes in the morning
  • iđit morning
  • iđitbiebmu breakfast
  • ieš ~self
  • iešáddejupmi ###
  • iešárvu ###
  • iešárvvoštallan self-criticism
  • iešbiografiija autobiography
  • iešbirgejeaddji ###
  • iešdovdu ego
  • iešluohttámuš self-confidence; assurance, confidence
  • iešorusteampi self-service parking
  • iešstivrejupmi self-government, autonomy
  • ievttá beaivi yesterday during the day
  • ievtt'eahket yesterday evening
  • ievtt'iđit yesterday morning
  • ihkku at night, in the course of the night, during the night
  • ihtalanvihki eczema
  • ihtalupmi rash (n.)
  • ihtaluvvat to break out in a rash
  • ihttin tomorrow
  • ihttábeaivi tomorrow during the day
  • ihttánaga first thing tomorrow
  • ihttomat rash (n.)
  • ihttot to break out in a rash
  • Ijávri Iärvi
  • ikte yesterday
  • ikte beaivet yesterday during the day
  • ikte eahkedis yesterday evening
  • ildu shelf
  • illudit to be happy, to be glad; to look forward to
  • illusteret to illustrate
  • illustrašuvdna illustration
  • ilolaččat happily, joyfully
  • ilolaš happy, joyful
  • imaš miracle
  • imaš [+ADJ.] remarkably X, amazingly X, surprisingly X
  • imperatiiva imperative
  • imperfeakta the past tense, the preterite
  • implikašuvdna implication
  • impressionisma impressionism
  • improviseret to improvise
  • India India
  • indikatiiva indicative (in linguistics)
  • individualitehta individuality
  • individuála individual (adj.)
  • indukšuvdna induction
  • industriija industry
  • industriijaguovlu industrial park (AmE), industrial estate (BrE)
  • infekšuvdna infection
  • infiltrašuvdna infiltration
  • infinitiiva infinitive
  • informašuvdna information
  • inflašuvdna inflation
  • infrastruktuvra infrastructure
  • ingefeara ginger
  • inspirašuvdna inspiration
  • inspirášuvdna inspiration
  • instituhtta institute
  • institušuvdna institution
  • inšenevra engineer
  • integraášuvdna integration
  • integreret to integrate
  • interferensa interference
  • interjekšuvdna interjection
  • Interneahtta Internet
  • interpellašuvdna interpellation
  • intertekstualitehtta intertextuality
  • inuhkka Eskimo, Inuit
  • inuihtta Eskimo, Inuit
  • investeret to invest
  • Iŋggášguolbba Porsangermoen (Porsanger)
  • ipmašis completely by chance, by sheer accident, quite accidentally, by pure chance
  • ipmi uncle (aunt's husband)
  • ipmil god; God
  • ipmilbálvalus church service
  • Irevuotna Tufjord
  • Irgevuotna Friarfjorden
  • irgi fiancé; bridegroom, groom
  • Irlánda Ireland
  • irlándalaš Irish (adj.)
  • isit husband; master, lord
  • iskor [+ADJ. or +ADV.] horribly X
  • Islánda Iceland
  • islándalaš Icelandic (person)
  • islánddagiella Icelandic (language)
  • isolašuvdna isolation
  • isoleret to isolate
  • issoras horrible
  • issoras [+ADJ. or +ADV.] horribly X
  • Itália Italy
  • ivdnegovva color photo
  • ivdnerákkas parachute?
  • ivdnet to color; to shade
  • ivdni color; tone; shade
  • Ivgobahta Skibotn
  • Ivgu Lyngen
  • ivnneheapme colorless
  • ivnneheapmi colorless
  • J
    K
  • kafea coffeeshop
  • kaleanddar calendar; schedule
  • kampánja campaign, drive
  • Kanáda Canada
  • kanádačuonjá Canada goose (Branta canadensis)
  • kanála channel
  • kanohta canoe
  • kantuvra office
  • karbohydráthta carbohydrate
  • kardemumma cardamom, cardamon
  • kaseahtta tape, cassette
  • kaseahttačuojanas tape recorder
  • kántuvra office
  • kemiija chemistry
  • Keuruu Keuruu
  • kiikkar binoculars
  • kiikkár binoculars
  • kiisi pyrite
  • kilo kilo
  • kiloi per kilo
  • kilomehter kilometer
  • kilováhtta kilowatt
  • kilovolta kilovolt
  • kichwa Quechua
  • Kiinná China
  • klarinehtta clarinet
  • klimáhta climate
  • Københámmán Copenhagen
  • koahkka cook; chef
  • koartastohkka deck of cards, pack of cards
  • koartil span (the distance between the outstreched forefinger and thumb)
  • kodatabealla character encoding (computers)
  • kolesterola cholesterol
  • kolleakta collection, offertory, offering
  • koloniija colony
  • kommunikašuvdna communication
  • kommunitaralaš ###
  • komparatiiva comparative
  • konditionála conditional (grammar)
  • konferánsa conference
  • konfereansa conference
  • konjuntionála conjuntional(?)
  • konkursa bankrupt (adj.)
  • komponista composer
  • konjunkšuvdna conjunction
  • konseapta concept
  • konsearta concert
  • konsonánta consonant
  • konteaksta context
  • kontinuitehta continuity
  • konvenšuvdna ###convention?###
  • koordinator co-ordinator, coordinator
  • korállaoahci coral reef
  • kreolalaš creole; Creole
  • kriminaliteahta ###
  • kritihkka criticism; critique; review, notice
  • kruvdna crown (both money and object)
  • kruvdno crown (money)
  • kulturministtar Minister of Culture
  • Kulturrađđi ###
  • kultuvra culture
  • kunddár customer, client, patron
  • kvárta quarter hour
  • L
  • lagabui almost
  • lahkki half
  • lahttu limb; member
  • laktavokála binding vowel
  • laktojuvvot to be joined
  • lanjadat apartment
  • lanjáš small room
  • laserčálán laser printer
  • lasi more
  • lasihit to increase, to add (trans.)
  • lassanit (N.) to increase (intr.)
  • lassánit to increase (intr.)
  • lassáneapmi increase (n.)
  • lasse- additional
  • lassi addition
  • lassehárjehus additional exercise
  • lasta leaf
  • latnja room
  • latnjabierggas furniture
  • latnjaliekkas room temperature
  • latnjatemperatuvra room temperature
  • láfol dotterel (Charadrius morinellus, Eudromias morinellus)
  • lága vuostá against the law
  • lágideaddji organizer (AmE)
  • lágidit to organize (AmE), to arrange
  • láhka law
  • láhkadieđalaš jurisprudential; law, of the law
  • láhkagirji law book
  • láhkki chain
  • láhppán lost
  • Láhppi Loppa
  • láhppit (hpp:hp) to lose, to misplace
  • láhtti floor
  • láhttu member
  • láhttu track made in the snow by skis
  • láhtu barn
  • láibi bread
  • láibut to bake
  • láigi (wool) yarn
  • láiki lazy
  • lákca cream
  • lákcajiekŋa ice cream
  • lákcajiekŋasággi ice cream stick
  • lámpa lamp
  • láŋgá guillemot, common guillemot (Uria aalge)
  • lásebealis window frame
  • lásegárbma windowsill
  • lássalávdi windowsill
  • lássaliidni curtain
  • látna stack of firewood, pile of firewood
  • látteguovssat Eurasian jay (Garrulus glandarius)
  • láttovuonccis moorhen, common moorhen (Gallinula chloropus)
  • Látvia Latvia
  • lávet to be in the habit of
  • lávet red raspberry, raspberry (Rubus idaeus)
  • lávka bag, satchel (not plastic)
  • lávki onion
  • lávla song
  • lávvardaga on Saturday
  • lávvardat Saturday
  • lávvordat Saturday
  • lávvu ###laavu
  • leahttospálfu common swift (Apus apus)
  • leaibeloddi common redstart (Phoenicurus phoenicurus)
  • x
  • Leaibevuotna Olderfjord (Porsanger)
  • leaibi alder (Alnus)
  • leanta pencil
  • leaska widow; widower
  • leasmi rheumatism
  • leat to be
  • [LOK+] lea(t) to have
  • leatna province, county
  • Leavdnja Lakselv
  • leavga flag
  • ledjon lion
  • Ledjon Leo
  • leivvoš sky lark (Alauda arvensis)
  • lesba lesbian
  • lestadiánalaš Laestadian
  • lianta pencil
  • liánta pencil
  • liberalalaš liberal
  • lidnu Eurasian eagle owl, eagle owl (Bubo bubo)
  • Liechtenstein Liechtenstein
  • liepma broth; consomme
  • Lietuva Lithuania
  • lihkku [+ILL] luck in s.t.
  • lihkolaš happy
  • lihkohisvuohta accident
  • lihkolohku lucky number
  • lihkostuvvat to succeed
  • lihkostuvvat bárttiid haga to go off without a hitch
  • lihkuhisvuohta accident
  • lihkustuvvat to succeed
  • lihtar liter (AmE), litre (BrE)
  • lihttar liter (AmE), litre (BrE)
  • lihtter liter (AmE), litre (BrE)
  • liika corpse
  • liikot to like
  • liikot [+ILL] to like s.t.
  • likta lantern
  • lingvistihkka linguistics
  • lingvistihkalaš linguistic
  • listu list
  • loađgu short-eared owl (Asio flammeus)
  • loahkka cusk (Brosme brosme)
  • loaktit to use up
  • loatna loan
  • loddebivdu bird hunting
  • loddegonagas goldcrest (Regulus regulus)
  • loddejievži song thrush (Turdus philomelos)
  • loddi bird
  • logahat high school
  • logaldallan lecture
  • logaldallat to give a lecture
  • logádas one-tenth
  • logát tenth
  • logi ten
  • lohkagoahtit to start to read
  • lohkanbadji semester
  • lohkat to read; to study (a subject); to count
  • lohkat [+A/G] to study s.t.
  • lohkki lid
  • lohkosátni numeral, number
  • lohpádallat to get engaged
  • lohpádallat [+KOM] to get engaged to s.o.
  • lohpi [+INF] permission to do s.t.
  • lohpidit [+INF] to promise to do s.t.
  • lokatiiva locative
  • lokta attic
  • loktat to rise (to one's feet, etc.)
  • loktet to lift
  • lonet to lend s.t. (this is to lend something that will be used up and then repaid in kind later on, i.e. money, food, gas, etc.)
  • lossat heavy
  • luhčadávda diarrhea (AmE), diarrhoea (BrE)
  • [A/G+] luhtte at X's
  • Luleju Luleå
  • Lulli-Amerihkká South America
  • Lulli-Suopma Southern Finland
  • lumma pocket
  • lunddolaš natural; plain
  • luobahit to give up, to resign, to hand over, to yield, to surrender
  • luobahit [+A/G+] [+ILL] to give up s.t. to s.o., to hand over s.t. to s.o.
  • luohkká class, grade; slope, hillside
  • ~luohkkálaš X-grader
  • luoikat to lend (this is to lend something that will not get used up, i.e. car, clothing, pencils, pens, skis, etc.)
  • luoikat [+A/G+] [+ILL] to lend s.t. to s.o. (this is to lend something that will not get used up, i.e. car, clothing, pencils, pens, skis, etc.)
  • luoikkahit to borrow
  • luokta bay
  • luomi cloudberry, salmonberry (Rubus chamaemorus)
  • luonddudilli natural state
  • leat luonddudilis to be in its natural state
  • luonddupárka nature reserve
  • luondu nature
  • luossa salmon (Salmo salar)
  • luossaláibi salmon sandwich
  • luovvananbargu creative work
  • lupmet to pick cloudberries, to pick salmonberries
  • Luxemburg Luxembourg
  • M
  • ~mađe X or so
  • magnehta magnet
  • magnetogovdna magnetophone
  • maid also, too
  • maid? what?
  • majonesa mayonnaise
  • makaruvnnat macaroni; pasta
  • makkár what kind of
  • makrealla mackerel
  • Malta Malta
  • man áigge? at what time?
  • man olu how many
  • mana dearvan see you later (said to one person who is leaving)
  • mandariidna tangerine
  • mannan čavčča last fall, last autumn
  • mannan dálvve last winter
  • mannan gease last summer
  • mannan giđa last spring
  • mannan ija last night
  • mannan jagi last year
  • mannan mánnodaga last Monday
  • mannan vahkkoloahpa last weekend
  • mannan vahkus last week
  • mannat to go
  • mannat [+LOK] to go some place; to stop over some place
  • manne? why?
  • manni dearvan see you later (said to two peole who are leaving)
  • [A/G+] maŋŋá after s.t.
  • maŋŋá go after
  • maŋŋálágaid one after another; consecutively, in succession
  • maŋŋebárga Tuesday
  • maŋŋebárgga on Tuesday
  • maŋŋil later
  • marináda marinade
  • mašiidna machine
  • matematihkka mathematics
  • máddi south
  • máddelii further south
  • máddin in the south
  • máddinnuortan in the southeast
  • máddinoarjin in the southwest
  • mádjit beaver
  • máđoheapme impossible; incredibly large, enormous, gigantic, humongous
  • máhka uncle (aunt's husband); brother-in-law
  • Máhkarávju Magerøya
  • Máhkarainuorri Magerøysundet
  • máhppa binder (2-ring, 3-ring, 4-ring, etc.)
  • máhttit [+A/G] to be able to do s.t.
  • máhttu know-how, skill; expertise
  • máhtu earthworm; larva, grub
  • máilbmi world
  • Máilmme Luondduealliid Foandda World Wildlife Fund
  • máilmmeviidosaš worldwide, global
  • Máilmmi Boazoálbmogiid searvi ###
  • máinnas fairy tale, tale
  • máksit (ks:vss) to mean; to pay
  • máksit [+ILL] to pay s.o.
  • málbma ore
  • málestit to cook food; to prepare food
  • málli soup; gruel
  • máná biilastuollu car seat for a child
  • leat máná vuostá to be pregnant, to be expecting, to be with child
  • mánágoahtečotta cervix
  • mánágoahti uterus, womb
  • mánáheapmi childless
  • mánáid- ja nuoraidgirjjálašvuohta children's books (may also include the following categories: young adult, junior, teen)
  • mánáidbajásgeassin
  • mánáidruhtga child welfare (aid given to the children)
  • mánáidsuodjaluspedagoga child welfare (concern for the children)
  • mánálaš childish
  • mánná child
  • mánnáfuolaheapmi ### (beaivválaš dilis)
  • mánnáfuolahus ### (almmolaš ásahusa olis)
  • mánnáláhkkeguoddá ###
  • mánnávuohta childhood
  • mánnodaga on Monday
  • mánnodat Monday
  • mánnobálka (monthly) salary
  • mánnosaččat monthly
  • mánnosaš one month old
  • ~mánnosaš ~ month old
  • mánnu moon
  • mánnui per month
  • mánotbadji month
  • mánus manuscript
  • máŋga [+GEN.SG] many X
  • máŋgejuvvot to be copied
  • máŋggagielalaš multilingual
  • máŋggaidlohku plural
  • máŋggakultuvrralaš multicultural
  • máŋggakultuvrralašvuohta multiculturalism
  • mášenteknihkka mechanical engineering
  • mášinlatnja motor room, engine room
  • mášinvanca motorboat, motor boat; powerboat
  • márfi sausage
  • márfut to make sausage(s)
  • márkan (gč. girkogilli) village, parish village
  • márki mark (currency)
  • mášiidna machine
  • máššu peace, peace of mind
  • mátematihkka mathematics
  • mátkemuitu souvenir
  • mátki trip, voyage
  • Mátta-Várjjat Sør-Varanger (in Norwegian)
  • máttanuorti southeast
  • máttanuortin in the southeast
  • máttaoarji southwest
  • máttaoarjin in the southwest
  • máttar ancestor
  • máttas southward, towards south, towards the south
  • máttanuorttas towards southeast, towards the southeast
  • máttaoarjjás towards southwest, towards the southwest
  • máttavokála binding vowel
  • meahccedoallu forestry
  • meahccemáhttu sense of direction
  • meahcceeanamuorji wild strawberry, alpine strawberry (Fragaria vesca)
  • meahcceeananmuorji wild strawberry, alpine strawberry (Fragaria vesca)
  • Meahcceráđđehus National Board of Forestry
  • meahcci wilderness; forest
  • meahkástat common snipe, snipe (Gallinago gallinago)
  • mealli paddle; the adipose fin of a salmon
  • mearka sign
  • mearkkašupmi meaning
  • mearragáddi coast; seashore
  • mearragáiru great black-backed gull (Larus marinus)
  • mearragoaskin white-tailed eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla)
  • mearrediđolaš purposeful, goal-oriented
  • [A/G+] mearri amount of s.t., number of s.t.
  • meastta almost
  • mediija the media, the press
  • medisiidna medicine
  • mekánihkka mechanics
  • Meksiko Mexico
  • melovdna melon (Cucumis melo)
  • menddo too
  • menestuvvat to be successful
  • Menešjávri Menesjärvi
  • meteorihtta meteorite
  • meteorologiija meteorology
  • metodihkka methodology; methodics
  • mieđihit to admit
  • mieđihit [+ill] to agree to s.t.; to give in to s.t.
  • mieđihit lobi to grant permission
  • mieđušteapmi ###
  • miehkki sword
  • miehta honey
  • mielalaš mental (adj.)
  • mielalaš dearvvašvuohta mental health
  • [A/G+] mielas in s.o.'s opinion
  • mielde along
  • [A/G+] mielde according to s.t.; with s.o.
  • mielkemášiidna milking machine
  • mielki milk
  • miessemánnu May
  • miesttaskilki whinchat (Saxicola rubetra)
  • miesttavizar common whitethroat (Sylvia communis)
  • mierka fog (non-winter)
  • mihcamarrássi globeflower (Tróllius europaéus)
  • mihkkege [+A/G.PL] no [+N.]
  • mihttomearri scale (Math.)
  • mihttu measure, measurement
  • mii we (pl.)
  • mii [+A/G.PL] what X (objects)
  • miila mile
  • mikrofovdna microphone
  • miljovdna million
  • min our, ours (pl.)
  • ministeriija ministry, department (in the government)
  • ministtar minister (not a religious minister; cf. báhppa)
  • minoritehta minority (cf. unnitlohku)
  • ml. pl.
  • mo? how?
  • moadde [+A/G.SG] a couple of s.t.
  • moai we two (dual)
  • moarsi bride
  • moatti jagi dassái a couple of years back, a couple of years ago
  • mobben teasing
  • mobiltelefuvdna cellular phone, cell phone, mobile phone
  • modula module
  • mohkki bend, curve, turn
  • mohtor motor
  • mohtorsihkkel motorcycle
  • mon I (dialectal)
  • monimuš kidney
  • monin kidney
  • monnejođas Fallopian tube
  • monneráksá ovary
  • monnevielgadas (egg) white
  • monni egg
  • monologa monologue
  • monopola monopoly
  • morčesuotna ###
  • morči ###
  • morfologiija morphology
  • morša walrus (Odobenus rosmarus)
  • Moskva Moscow
  • mot? how?
  • mu my, mine
  • mu mielas in my opinion
  • mugga mug
  • muhtter nut (as in nut and bolt)
  • muhtimin(?) occasionally, sometimes
  • muhto but (conj.)
  • muhtumin occasionally, sometimes
  • muitaleaddji narrator, relator, storyteller; source, informant
  • muitalit to tell, to say
  • muitalus tale
  • muitit to remember
  • muitogeađgi monument
  • muitomearka monument
  • muittuhit to remind, to point out, to remark upon
  • muittus atnit to keep in mind
  • mun I
  • mun ieš myself
  • munno our, ours (dual)
  • muođut face
  • muohta snow
  • muohtu cheek
  • muorji berry
  • muorracivkkán tree pipit (Anthus trivialis)
  • muorragakcu Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris)
  • Muosát Måsøy (in Norwegian)
  • muotki isthmus; journey?
  • muovjejieret gooseberry (Ribes uva-crispa)
  • muoŧŧá aunt (mother's younger sister)
  • murjet to pick berries, to go berry-picking (coll.)
  • Murmánska Murmansk
  • Murmánskka Áhpebiologalaš Instituhtta Murmansk Marine Biological Institute
  • musihkka music
  • musliima Muslim
  • mytologiija mythology

  • N

  • naba and what about....? (used at the beginning of interrogative sentences instead of and.)
  • nagodit to be able to, to be capable of
  • [A/G+] nalde on top of s.t.
  • namma name
  • [A/G+] nammii ###jnk tarkoituksessa; jnk nimeen###
  • narkoávnnes drugs, narcotics
  • narkomána drug addict, addict
  • Narviika Narvik
  • in this way, like this, this way
  • náitalngovva wedding picture
  • náitalit to get married
  • náittosguoibmi spouse
  • nákcet [+INF] to be able to do
  • násti star
  • návddašit to enjoy
  • návet cowshed
  • návrraš turnip
  • nenetsalaš Nenets (person)
  • Nicaragua Nicaragua
  • nieddaš young lady, young woman
  • nieida girl; daughter
  • nierra cheekbone
  • niesti provisions; packed lunch
  • niibi knife (that has a sheath)
  • niitocivkkán meadow pipit (Anthus pratensis)
  • niski nape
  • nissonolmmoš woman
  • nissu harbor porpoise (AmE), harbour porpoise (BrE) , common porpoise (Phocoena phocoena, Phocaena phocaena)
  • nisu wheat
  • nisu woman
  • nivhalaš Nivkh (person)
  • njaláhas slippery, slick
  • njalkkas slippery, slick
  • njálbmi mouth
  • njálla arctic fox (Alopex lagopus)
  • njálmmálaš oral; spoken; verbal
  • njárga peninsula
  • njealjádas quarter hour; one-fourth
  • njealját fourth
  • njealjelanjadat four-room apartment
  • njeallje four
  • njealljelogi forty
  • njealljenuppelohkái fourteen
  • njiččehas mammal
  • njoazit slowly
  • njolodit to lick
  • njozet slowly
  • njuikut to hop (more than one time)
  • njukča whooper swan (Cygnus cygnus)
  • njukčamánnu March
  • njunnálagaid face to face
  • njunni nose
  • njuohpa ###
  • njuohppi ###
  • njuorju seal (Phocinae)
  • njuoska wet
  • njuoskkas wet
  • njuovahat slaughterhouse, abattoir
  • njuovčča tongue (in the mouth)
  • njurggu common scoter (Melanitta nigra)
  • no well
  • noarsa mountain avens (Dryas octopétala)
  • noavki vacuum cleaner
  • noavkkuhit to vacuum
  • nolla zero
  • nominašuvdna nomination
  • Nordkáhppa Nordkapp (in Norwegian)
  • Norga Norway
  • norgalaš Norwegian (person)
  • Norgga Cáhcadat ja Energijadirektoráhtta (NVE) Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate (NVE)
  • Norgga Suonjardanbearráigeahčču ###
  • nu so (adv.)
  • nubbi second; another
  • nugo like, as; just
  • nummar number; digit
  • numerála numeral, number
  • Nuorggán Nuorgam
  • nuorra young
  • nuortacihci rustic bunting (Emberiza rustica)
  • Nuortamearra the Baltic Sea
  • Nuortariika Austria
  • nuortasápmelaš Skolt Sami
  • nuortasuopmanin in the eastern dialect
  • nuoskkesdávda sexually transmitted disease (STD), venereal disease
  • nuoskkideapmi pollution
  • nuoskkidit to pollute
  • Ŋ

    O

  • oabbá sister
  • oađđenlatnja bedroom
  • oađđit to sleep
  • oahpaheaddji teacher
  • oahpahit to teach
  • oahpahusráđđi
  • oahppat to learn
  • oahppi student
  • oaidnit (idd:inn) to see
  • oaivegávpot capital (city)
  • oaivegávpotguovlu the capital and its surrounding towns
  • oaivebávččas headache
  • oaiveministtarprime minister (F)
  • oaivi head
  • oaivvildit to be of the opinion of s.t.
  • oalgeánnas minor (n.)
  • oalgedákti collarbone, collar bone
  • oalgi shoulder
  • oamastaddji owner
  • oamastit to own
  • oambealle cousin (female)
  • oanádus abbreviation
  • oanehaš short
  • oarbbis orphan
  • oarjesuopmanin in the western dialect
  • oarri squirrel
  • oasseáigibargu part-time job, part-time work
  • oasseváldi participant
  • oassi part
  • oassi [+LOK] part of something
  • oasti buyer, purchaser
  • oastit to buy, to purchase
  • oažžut to be allowed; to get, to receive
  • oažžut [+INF] to be allowed to do
  • obbondávda constipation (AmE)
  • objektiivalaččat objectively
  • odne today
  • ođđa new
  • ođđaáigásaš contemporary, modern
  • ođđajagimánnu January
  • ođđasat the news
  • ođđasis again
  • Ođđa Selánda New Zealand
  • ođđasis again
  • ohcámuš application; proposal, petition
  • ohcat to look for; to apply, to apply for
  • ohcat [+A/G] to look for s.t.
  • ohcat [+A/G+] [+ILL] to look for s.t. for s.t.
  • ohcci applicant
  • Ohcejohka Utsjoki
  • oidnot to be visible
  • okta one
  • oktagas individual (n.)
  • oktagaslaš individual (adj.)
  • oktanuppelogát eleventh
  • oktanuppelohkái eleven
  • oktasaš joint, common; collective
  • oktasašbargu (N.) cooperation, collaberation
  • oktavuohta contact; ###yhteenkuuluvuus###
  • oktavuohta [+ILL] contact with s.t.; connection with s.t.
  • oktibuot all in all, total, in all, altogether, coming to a total of, totalling
  • oktiibeaškkiheapmicollision, car accident
  • oktiibuot all in all, total, in all, altogether, coming to a total of, totalling
  • oktilisvuohta ###
  • okto alone, by oneself
  • oktováhnen single parent
  • oktovuohta loneliness, solitude
  • ol. sg.
  • olbmoborranrássi angelica (Angelica archangelica)
  • Olgešbellodat the Coalition Party
  • olgešgáma the right shoe
  • olggos to outside
  • olgun outside
  • olju oil
  • ollesbeaivebargu full-time job, full-time work
  • ollislas? general (adj.)
  • ollet to arrive
  • ollu [+NOM.PL] many
  • ollugo how many, how much
  • olmmái friend; man
  • olmmoš person
  • olmmošgoddi murderer
  • olmmošlohku assessment unit of land
  • olmmošvuoigatvuođasoahpamuš Declaration of Human Rights(?)
  • olu many
  • olugo how many, how much
  • Omasvuotna Storfjord
  • omd. (ovdamearkka dihte) e.g. (exempli gratia)
  • ON (Ovttastáhttojuvvon Nášuvnnat) U.N. (the United Nations)
  • oppa entire, whole
  • oppa áigge the whole time, all the time
  • oppa ... -ge not even X
  • oppamáilmmalaš worldwide, global
  • oppamáilmmálaš worldwide, global
  • opposišuvdna opposition
  • optimista optimist
  • optimistalaš optimistic
  • orbbeš ring finger; fourth toe
  • organisašuvdna organization (AmE)
  • organiseret to organize (AmE)
  • orgel organ (instrument)
  • orkeasttar orchestra
  • orohat ###paliskunta###
  • orohkalaš Oroch(?), Orok(?)
  • orronguoibmi common-law spouse
  • orrun accomodation
  • orrunsadji apartment asunto
  • orrut to be; to live
  • orrut ija to stay over, to stay overnight
  • ortnetlohku ordinal number, ordinal
  • ortografiija orthography
  • orustit to stop (intransitive)
  • oskkolaš religious, devout; pious
  • oskkoldat religion
  • osku religion
  • Oslo Oslo
  • otnábeaivi nowadays
  • otne today
  • otne iđitbeaivve this morning
  • ovccát ninth
  • ovcci nine
  • ovccilogi ninety
  • ovccinuppilohkái nineteen
  • ovdabeaŋka front seat
  • ovdahistorjá prehistory
  • ovdal [+A/G] before X o'clock
  • ovdalgo before
  • ovdamearka example
  • ovdamearkan for example
  • ovdanamma first name
  • ovdanáhkki foreskin
  • ovdasátni foreword, prologue
  • ovdaskuvla preschool
  • ovdáneapmi progress
  • ovddabealde ###
  • ovddas in front of; from in front of
  • ovddasteaddji representative
  • ovddit previous, last
  • ovddit dálvvi during last winter, last winter
  • ovddit vahkus last week, during last week
  • ovditjahki last year
  • Ovnnesjohka Ounasjoki
  • ovttaidlohku singular
  • ovttalanjadat one-room apartment
  • leat ovttas [+KOM] to be together with s.o., to be with s.o.
  • ovttasbargu (N.) cooperation, collaberation
  • ovttaskas olmmoš individual (n.)
  • ovttasráđiid [+KOM] together with s.o.
  • ovttastahttit to unite
  • Ovttastáhttojuvvon Nášuvnnat (ON) the United Nations (U.N.)
  • ovttastahttojuvvot to be united
  • ovttastallat to date, to go steady(?)
  • Ovttastuvvan stáhtat USA, United States of America
  • ovttasvástu joint responsibility
  • P
  • pakistánalaš Pakistani
  • panteisma pantheism
  • parallellisma parallelism
  • paraniehtti Brazil nut (Bertholletia excelsa)
  • parapsykologiija parapsychology
  • Pariisa Paris
  • parlameanta parliament
  • parlamentáralaš parliamentary
  • partihkal particle
  • pasieanta patient
  • passionšattus passion fruit (Passiflora edulis)
  • pateanta patent
  • párasihtta parasite
  • pedagogalaš pedagogical, pedagogic
  • pektiidna pectin
  • penšuvdna pension
  • permafrosta permafrost
  • perpektiiva perspective
  • perpektiiva [+ILL] perspective on s.t.; opinion on s.t.
  • persepšuvdna perception
  • persihkka peach(?)
  • personbiila automobile; passenger car (AmE), private car, motorcar
  • personifiseren personification
  • leat pessimisttalaš [+LOC] to be pessimistic about s.t.
  • plánejuvvot to be planned
  • plastihkka plastic
  • plastihkkaduvka plastic tablecloth
  • plurála plural
  • poesiija poetry
  • Polen Poland
  • poles (gč. poliisa) police
  • poliisa police
  • poliisahoavda chief of police
  • politihkalaš political
  • politihkka politics; policy
  • politihkkar politician
  • politihkkár politician
  • polyvinylklorid polyvinyl chloride
  • Porsáŋggu Porsanger
  • Porsáŋgguvuotna ###
  • Portugála Portugal
  • portugiisa Portuguese (language)
  • praktihkalaš practical
  • preassa press, media
  • preassadiedahus press release
  • preassakonferánsa press conference
  • prentegoahtit to start to print, to start to imprint
  • prentenguovddaš State Printing Office
  • prinsihpalaš ###
  • problema problem
  • prográmma program (computers)
  • prosa prose
  • proseanta percent
  • prošeakta project
  • prošeaktajođiheaddji project manager, project leader
  • psykalaš psychological
  • psykálaš psychological (?)
  • psykiatriija psychiatry
  • psykolingvistihkka psycholinguistics
  • psykologiija psychology
  • psykologa psychologist
  • PVC PVC
  • R
  • rabaslihttu common-law marriage
  • raddi chest
  • raestaluvvot to go bankrupt
  • rahpan opening ceremony
  • raporta report
  • rasisma racism
  • raŧŧi (R) road
  • ravda edge
  • rábmot [+KOM] to brag about s.t., to boast about s.t.
  • rádio radio
  • rádioaktiivvalaš radioactive
  • rádioaktivitehta radioactivity
  • ráđđeaddi adviser
  • ráđđehus government
  • ráfálaš peaceful, tranquil, calm; restful; quiet
  • ráfi peace
  • ráhkaduvvot to be built
  • ráhkestit to love
  • ráhkesvuohta love
  • ráhkis dear
  • ráhkistit to love
  • ráhkisvuohta love
  • ráigi hole
  • [A/G+] rájes since ~
  • rájes ~ rádjai from ~ to
  • rámpot [+KOM] to brag about s.t., to boast about s.t.
  • ránesčáihni grey-headed woodpecker (Picus canus)
  • ránesčuonjá greylag goose (Anser anser)
  • ránesháigir grey heron (Ardea cinerea)
  • ráneslivkkár spotted flycatcher (Muscicapa striata)
  • ránesnjuorju grey seal (Halichoerus grypus)
  • ránesrásttis fieldfare (Turdus pilaris)
  • ránesskávli herring gull (Larus argentatus)
  • ránesskuolfi great grey owl (Strix nebulosa)
  • ránessnárttal gadwall (Anas strepera)
  • ránnja neighbour
  • rásttáš northern wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe)
  • ráva advice
  • rávdi smith; blacksmith
  • rávdu arctic char (Salvelinus alpinus)
  • ráves olmmoš adult
  • rávesolmmoš adult
  • rávgoš ruff (Philomachus pugnax)
  • rávisolmmoš adult
  • Reabbá Cancer
  • reahka sleigh; sledge
  • reakšuvdna reaction
  • reaŋga hired hand, farmhand, farm hand
  • reastaluvvan bankrupt (adj.)
  • reatkamuorji juniper berry (Juniperus communis)
  • reatká common juniper (Juniperus communis)
  • reive letter
  • reivegurse correspondence course
  • rettet radish
  • Reykjaviikka### Reykjavik
  • riddoviroš red knot (Calidris canutus)
  • rieban fox
  • riegádahttit to give birth
  • riegádanáigi time of birth, date of birth
  • riegádanbáiki place of birth, birthplace
  • riegádanbeaivi birthday
  • riegádanlohku birth rate, birth-rate
  • riegádanmearkka birthmark
  • riegádanruovttugielda place of birth
  • riegádeapmi birth
  • riegádit to be born
  • riegádus birth
  • riekta right, correct (adv.?)
  • rievdaduvvot to be changed
  • rievdnu pin
  • rievssat willow ptarmigan (Lagopus lagopus)
  • rievssatcizáš willow warbler (Phylloscopus trochilus)
  • rievssatfálli gyrfalcon (Falco rusticolus)
  • riigodat wealth, riches; affluence
  • riidet to ride (only an animal?)
  • riidu fight; quarrel
  • riika country, nation, state
  • riikkabeaivvit parlamentary session
  • riikkaidgaskasaš international
  • riikkajoavku national team
  • riikkavuloš citizen, national? (N)
  • riipu snail
  • rikkis rich, wealthy
  • riŋget to call, to phone
  • Rissebávti Gressbakken
  • risttalašvuohta Christianity
  • ristváhnen godparent
  • rišša sulphur, sulfur
  • riššasággi match
  • rivgu non-Sámi woman
  • roahkkasit [+ILL] to get mixed up in s.t.; to get caught
  • roahkki hook, latch, catch, hasp
  • Roavvenjárga Rovaniemi
  • rock-joavku rock band
  • rohkadallat to pray
  • rohkki deceased (n.)
  • ~rohkki the deceased ~, the late ~
  • rohtogaccet marsh tit (Parus palustris)
  • rohtovizar garden warbler (Sylvia borin)
  • Románia Romania, Rumania
  • Romsa Tromsø
  • ropmi ugly
  • ruhta money
  • ruhtabursa purse (BrE), change purse (AmE)
  • ruhtadit to fund, to finance, to subsidize; to sponsor
  • ruitu pot
  • rukses ruošša senior (in high school; (N))
  • ruksesbeibboš common rosefinch (Carpodacus erythrinus)
  • ruksesfiehta common pochard (Aythya ferina)
  • ruksesguškil bar-tailed godwit (Limosa lapponica)
  • ruksesrásttis redwing (Turdus iliacus)
  • ruksesfiehta common pochard (Aythya ferina)
  • ruksesrieban red fox (Vulpes vulpes)
  • ruksesruoivil common bullfinch (Pyrrhula pyrrhula)
  • ruksessoadjá redwing(Turdus iliacus)
  • rumaš body (of a person)
  • ruohkki razorbill (Alca torda)
  • ruoksat red
  • ruoktiin towards home, homeward
  • ruoktosiidu homepage
  • ruoktot towards home, homeward
  • ruoktu home, house
  • ruoktusiidu homepage
  • ruonas green (from vegetation), verdant
  • ruoná green
  • ruonábeibboš greenfinch (Carduelis chloris)
  • ruonácizáš siskin (Carduelis spinus)
  • ruonáčáihni green woodpecker (Picus viridis)
  • Ruonáeana Greenland
  • Ruonáeanan Greenland
  • ruonájuolčoavžžu wood sandpiper (Tringa glareola)
  • ruopmi hold, cargohold
  • ruossaduoršu common shelduck (Tadorna tadorna)
  • Ruošša Russia
  • ruošša Russian (person); senior (in high school; (N))
  • ruoššaállat horned lark (Eremophila alpestris)
  • ruoššalaš Russian (n./adj.)
  • ruoššanjuorju harp seal (Pagophilus groenlandicus)
  • ruoššastit to speak Russian
  • ruoŧagielat Swedish (adj. : language)
  • ruoŧagiella Swedish (language)
  • ruoŧagillii in Swedish
  • Ruoŧŧa Sweden
  • ruoŧŧelaš Swede
  • ruoŧŧeluossa pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha)
  • ruovddagas black woodpecker (Dryocopus martius)
  • ruovdecizáš dunnock, hedge accentor(?) (Prunella modularis)
  • ruovdi iron (the metal)
  • ruovttosiidu homepage
  • ruovttus at home
  • ruovttusiidu homepage
  • ruvdna crown (both money and object)
  • ruvdnasaš crown (adj.)
  • ruvdno crown (money)
  • rytmmalaš rhythmic
  • S
  • sadjásaš deputy, substitute, proxy, stopgap; locum tenens
  • [A/G+] sadjái instead of s.t.
  • sadji site, spot; bed
  • saha saw
  • sahá saw
  • sajáhat(?) ###
  • [A/G+] sajis instead of s.t.
  • sakka a lot of, plenty, much, a good deal; extremely, greatly; too
  • saláhttaálbmi salad dressing
  • saláhttabuonjus salad dressing
  • salviija sage
  • San Francisco San Francisco
  • sarrit blueberry (AmE), bilberry (BrE) (Vaccinium myrtillus)
  • savoigálla savoy cabbage
  • savvon quiet waters
  • ságastallan discussion
  • sáhcočálán line printer
  • sáhcomeahkástat great snipe (Gallinago media)
  • sáhka speech; message
  • sáhkabukti messenger, herald
  • sáhpán mouse (also computer mouse)
  • sáhpánboaimmáš common buzzard (Buteo buteo)
  • sáhttit to be able to
  • sáhttit [+INF] to be able to do
  • sáibbo soap
  • sáibu soap
  • sáidefális sei whale (Balaenoptera borealis)
  • sáidi pollock, saithe(?) (Pollachius virens)
  • sáivačáhci freshwater
  • sáivaguolli freshwater fish
  • Sállan Skogerøya
  • sáltečáhci saltwater
  • sálteguolli saltwater fish
  • sáltet to salt
  • sálti salt
  • sálttis salty
  • sálttit salt (as a powder)
  • sámás in Sámi
  • sámástit to speak Sámi
  • Sámediggi The Saami Parliament
  • sámegiella Sámi (language)
  • sámegillii in Sámi (language)
  • Sámi allaskuvla The Saami University College
  • Sámi dieđihanguovddás Saami Information Centre
  • Sámi dutkamiid guovddáš Centre for Sámi Studies
  • Sámi girkkoráđđi (=SGR) ###
  • Sámi Instituhtta The Nordic Saame Institute
  • Sámi Institušuvdna Department of Sámi Studies (at the University of Umeå)
  • Sámi Nissonforum Forum of Sami Women
  • Sámiid Álbmotlihttu ###
  • sápmelaš Sámi (person)
  • Sápmi the land of the Sámi
  • sárdni sermon; speech
  • sátnegirji dictionary
  • sátnegirjjáš lexicon
  • sátnejođiheaddji chairman, chairperson, chairwoman
  • sátnemátta #sananvartalo#
  • sátnerádju glossary
  • sátnetneráhkadan word formation
  • sátnevájas (-j-:-dj-) saying; proverb
  • sátni word
  • sátta broadcast; transmission
  • sávdni sauna
  • sávdnji sauna
  • sávdnji seam
  • sávvat [+A/G] to wish s.t., to bid s.t. (farewell, etc.)
  • sb tbsp
  • Schengena soahpamuš Schengen Agreement
  • seaguhit [+A/G+] [+KOM] to mix s.t. with s.t. (e.g., seaguhit juhkamuša álkoholain - to mix a drink with alcohol.)
  • seaidni wall
  • seakkačoalli small intestine
  • sealgi back
  • seaŋga bed
  • seammá same; as
  • seammá beaivve on the same day
  • seammá [+ADJ.] as X
  • seammás go at the same time (as)
  • searvi society, association
  • seastinkontu savings account
  • seattal bill (money)
  • seksualaš sexual
  • sekšuvdna section
  • sekunda second (time)
  • sennet mustard
  • sentimehter centimeter (AmE), centimetre (BrE)
  • servodat society
  • servvoštallat to date; to go steady(?)
  • SGR (=Sámi girkkoráđđi) ###
  • sihkkel bicycle
  • sihkor chicory
  • Sibiriija Siberia
  • sibiriijalaš Siberian
  • sieđgacivkkán red-throated pipit (Anthus cervinus)
  • sierra especially
  • siessá aunt (father's sister)
  • Sievju Seiland
  • sigára cigar
  • sihke ~ ja both ~ and
  • sihkkel bicycle
  • sihkkelat bicycle
  • sii they (pl.)
  • siibma fishing line
  • siidu page
  • siivu ###
  • silba silver
  • sildegáiru lesser black-backed gull (Larus fuscus)
  • silkebuokča great crested grebe (Podiceps cristatus)
  • sin their, theirs (pl.)
  • singulára singular
  • sirdin [+ILL] move somewhere
  • sirdojuvvot to be moved
  • sisabeasanmáksu entrance fee
  • sisdoallu contents(pl.); index
  • [A/G+] siskkobeale inside of s.t., within s.t.; from within s.t., from inside of s.t.
  • sismáhtu parasite
  • [A/G+] siste inside s.t., inside of s.t.
  • sitrovdna lemon
  • sivaheapme innocent (not guilty)
  • sivaheapmi innocent (not guilty)
  • sivra acid
  • sivva reason
  • [A/G+] sivva reason for s.t.
  • skandála scandal
  • skábe closet; wardrobe
  • skábmamánnu November
  • skábma the darkest part of winter
  • skáhpemuorji rowanberry
  • skáhpi rowan (tree; Sorbus aucuparia)
  • skáhppe wardrobe
  • skáidi the land where two rivers meet
  • skálču shell, seashell
  • skárfa great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo carbo)
  • skárrit scissors
  • skártagatna map lichen (Rhizocarpon geographicum)
  • skávli herring gull (Larus argentatus)
  • skealbma
  • skeaŋka gift, present
  • skearru disk, disc; record
  • skearročuojanas record player
  • Skiellet Skellefteå
  • skierat scissors
  • skierročuojanas (N.) record player
  • skierru kittiwake, black-legged kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla)
  • skilkeskálka common chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita)
  • skire magpie, black-billed magpie (Pica pica)
  • skirri great grey shrike (Lanius excubitor)
  • skoarra velvet scoter (Melanitta fusca)
  • skohter snowmobile
  • skohtervuoddji snowmobiler
  • Skorpiuvdna Scorpion
  • skripta script (computers)
  • skruva screw
  • skruvva screw
  • skuolfi snowy owl (Nyctea scandiaca)
  • skuvla school
  • skuvlahoavda principal (AmE), headmaster (BrE)
  • Skuvlaráđđehus Board of Education
  • Skuvvanvárri Skoganvarre (Porsanger)
  • sleđga willow (Salix)
  • smávis small, itsy bitsy, teeny weeny, wee
  • smiehtastit to reflect upon all of a sudden, to start thinking all of a sudden
  • smierrosaláhta iceberg lettuce
  • Smiervuotna ###
  • snárttal widgeon, Eurasian wigeon (Anas penelope)
  • snuhrrat to snore
  • soadji wing
  • Soađegilli Sodankylä
  • soahki birch, birch tree
  • soahpamuš agreement, contract
  • soahpamuš [+KOM] agreement with s.o., contract with s.o.
  • soahti war
  • soai they two (dual)
  • soajahisbáidi T-shirt; undershirt (AmE), singlet (BrE)
  • soames jagi geažis a few years from now
  • soarpemielki milkshake
  • Sođangilli Sodankylä
  • sohka family, extended family
  • sohkabealli gender
  • sohkagiella related language
  • sohkanamma surname, family name
  • sohkar sugar
  • sohkardávda diabetes
  • sohkargáhkku sponge cake
  • sohkkarat sugar (as a powder)
  • soijabáhpu soybean
  • sojahan conjugation; declension; inflection
  • sojahanminstar conjugation table; declension table
  • sojahuvvot to be conjugated
  • solidaritehta solidarity
  • somá fun; cute; funny
  • son he; she
  • soprána soprano
  • Sosiála- ja dearvvasvuohtaministeriija Ministry of Social Affairs and Health
  • sosiologiija sosiology
  • sotnabeaivi Sunday
  • sotnabeaivvi on Sunday
  • Sovjetlihttu the Soviet Union
  • sovjetlihttulaš Soviet (person)
  • spábba ball
  • spábbarássi globeflower (Tróllius europaéus)
  • spáđđá spade (in cards)
  • spáillit male reindeer that has been castrated the previous year
  • Spánia Spain
  • Spánja Spain
  • speadjal mirror
  • spenáhta spinach
  • spesialista specialist
  • spiidni pig
  • spioneret to spy on
  • spirála spiral
  • spire beast of prey; predator; wild beast, wild animal
  • spoađđoduoršu northern shoveler (Anas clypeata)
  • sriikaruovdi iron (the appliance)
  • sriiket to iron (clothes)
  • sruva screw
  • stáda government, state
  • stáhta government, state
  • stáhtaborgár citizen, national?
  • Stáhtačálli Secretary of State
  • stáhtalaš state, government, governmental (adj.)
  • stáhtta government, state
  • stálobeibboš pine grosbeak (Pinicola enucleator)
  • stárra common starling (Sturnus vulgaris)
  • státus (gč. árvodássi) status
  • stiila style
  • stipeandda grant; scholarship
  • stivra board (of directors, trustees, etc.); management; committee (in an organization)
  • stivrračoahkkin board meeting
  • stoahkat to play (as a child)
  • stoalpu post
  • Stockholma Stockholm
  • stohpu house
  • strategiija strategy
  • streaika strike
  • studeanta student
  • stuollu chair
  • stuorámus oassi [+lok.] the majority of s.t.
  • stuoris big, large
  • stuorrabaste tablespoon
  • Stuorra Británnia Great Britain
  • stuorračoavžžu common greenshank, greenshank (Tringa nebularia)
  • stuorrafiehta greater scaup (Aythya marila)
  • stuorraguškkástat Eurasian curlew (Numenius arquata)
  • stuorraskáiti great skua (Stercorarius skua)
  • stuorraskávli glaucous gull (Larus hyperboreus
  • Stuorravuonna Karlebotn
  • su his; her, hers
  • subjeakta subject
  • submi sum
  • substantiiva "substantive"
  • suddagoahtit to begin to melt
  • suddadit to melt (trans.)
  • suddat to melt (intr.)
  • suddjejuvvot to be protected; to be clothed, to be dressed
  • suddjet to protect; to clothe, to dress
  • suddobohkká scapegoat
  • suddobuhkká scapegoat
  • suddu sin; trespass (biblical)
  • suddudit to commit a sin
  • sudduijorraleapmi the Fall, the Fall of Man
  • sudja reason
  • sudno their, theirs (dual)
  • sugusstuolus rocking chair
  • suhttadit [+A/G] to make s.o. angry, to make s.o. mad
  • suhttan angry
  • suhttat (htt:ht) to get angry
  • sullii about, around, approximately
  • suodjalanguovlu preservation area, forest preserve, nature preserve
  • suohkku sock
  • suoidnečiksa garganey (Anas querquedula)
  • suoidnemánnu July
  • suoidni hay
  • suolaskáiti arctic skua, parasitic skua (Stercorarius parasiticus)
  • suolu island
  • suomagiella Finnish (language)
  • suomagillii in Finnish (language)
  • Suoma olbmot Finns
  • Suoma olmmoš Finn (person)
  • Suopma Finland
  • suopman dialect
  • suopmelaš Finn
  • suorbma finger
  • suorpmus ring
  • suorrespálfu barn swallow (Hirundo rustica)
  • suotna string (on an instrument)
  • suotnjoliráš broad-billed sandpiper (Limicola falcinellus)
  • suovkacihci reed bunting (Emberiza schoeniclus)
  • suttolaš sinful, full of sin
  • suvlá northern gannet (Morus bassanus)
  • suvri acid
  • syntaksa (gč. cealkkaoahppa) syntax
  • Š
  • šaddadanviessoeffeakta greenhouse effect
  • šaddat to become, to get
  • šaddodieđalaš botanical
  • šaddu plant
  • šat any more, more
  • šattus fruit
  • šámpu shampoo
  • šibit domesticated animal; livestock
  • šibitdoallu animal husbandry
  • šibitmedisiidna veterinary medicine, veterinary science
  • šiehtadus agreement, contract
  • šilljocihci house sparrow (Passer domesticus)
  • šimpánsa chimpanzee
  • Šveica Switzerland
  • T
  • teahtis tight; dense; concise, compact; intensive; condensed
  • teaksta text
  • teakstaanalysa text analysis
  • teakstaguorahallan text analysis
  • teáhter theater
  • Teknálaš allaskuvlla Helsinki University of Technology
  • teknihkka technology
  • telefáksa fax
  • telefon telephone
  • telefovdna telephone
  • telefuvdna telephone
  • temperatuvra temperature
  • tente test, examen
  • teoriija theory
  • terapevta therapist
  • terminologiija terminology
  • Tibehta Tibet
  • tibehtalaš Tibetan
  • toardnagájon(?) Eurasian jackdaw (Corvus monedula)
  • toga train
  • topográfiija topgraphy
  • trampoliidna trampoline
  • tráktor tractor
  • tundra tundra
  • turbiidna turbine
  • turisma turism
  • TV TV
  • TV-kanála TV channel
  • Ŧ

    U

  • Ubmi Umeå
  • uhca small
  • uhcabáiski little gull (Larus minutus)
  • uhcabuvvedat little plover, little ringed plover (Charadrius dubius)
  • uhcacihci little bunting (Emberiza pusilla)
  • uhcačáihni lesser-spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos minor)
  • uhcameahkástat jack snipe (Lymnocryptes minimus)
  • uhcaoabbá little sister, younger sister
  • uhcašilljocihci Eurasian tree sparrow (Passer montanus)
  • uhcaviellja little brother, younger brother
  • uhcaviroš little stint (Calidris minutus)
  • ulbmil [+INF] ###päämäärä tehdä###
  • ullobáidi sweater
  • ullu wool
  • ummolcizáš common redpoll (Carduelis flammea)
  • ungargiella Hungarian (language)
  • Ungár Hungary
  • Ungára Hungary
  • universiteahtta university
  • universitehta university
  • Unjárga Nesseby
  • unnimusat at least
  • unnit smaller
  • unnitlohku minority (cf. minoritehta)
  • Urho Kekkonen Nášuvnnapárka Urho Kekkonen National Park
  • ustit friend
  • ustitlaččat friendly, kindly (adv.)
  • ustitlaš friendly (adj.)
  • ustitvuohta friendship
  • uvdna oven
  • uvlohávut European honey-buzzard (Pernis apivorus)
  • V
  • vahát damage, hurt; harm
  • vahkkoloahppa weekend
  • vahkkosaš weekly
  • vahkku week
  • vahku maŋŋil a week later
  • vai or (in questions)
  • vai nu oh, really?
  • vaikke even though
  • vaikko even though
  • vaikkohit [+ILL] to influence s.t., to affect s.t.
  • Wales Wales
  • valniehtti walnut
  • variašuvdna variation
  • varra blood
  • vavdat to get stuck
  • váđot arctic bramble, nagoonberry (Rubus arcticus)
  • vággi smallish river valley
  • Váhčir Gällivare
  • váhnemat parents
  • váiban tired
  • váibmočoahkkinmášiidna ###
  • váibmu heart
  • váidda appeal; complaint
  • váidit [+KOM] to complain about s.t.; to appeal
  • váidni deceased (n.)
  • váigat difficult
  • váikkohus [+ILL] influence on s.t., effect on s.t., impact on s.t.
  • váikkuhus [+ILL] influence on s.t., effect on s.t., impact on s.t.
  • váikkuhit [+ILL] to influence s.t., to affect s.t.
  • váilut [+LOK] to be short, to be missing from s.t., to lack
  • váldit to take
  • váldit oktavuođa to get in contact, to contact
  • váldit ovdan to bring up
  • váldoánnas major (n.)
  • váldogeaidnu main road
  • váldoraŧŧi (R) main road
  • váldosiidu main page
  • válgabiire electoral district
  • válljet to choose, to select
  • válljet [+A/G+] [+KOM] to choose s.o. as s.t.
  • válljet [+A/G+] [+ILL] to choose s.o. for s.t., to appoint s.o. as s.t.
  • válmmaštallat to prepare; to draft
  • váralaš dangerous, hazardous
  • váran red raspberry, raspberry (Rubus idaeus)
  • várálašvuohta dangerousness?
  • Várggát Vardø
  • várjalanpolitihkka ###
  • Várjavuonna Varangerfjord
  • Várnjárga Varangerhalvøya
  • várra apparently
  • várrebeštor grey wagtail (Motacilla cinerea)
  • várreminister deputy prime minister
  • várrepresideanta vice-president
  • várresátnejođiheaddji vicepresident
  • várri fjeld, mountain in Lapland; hill in the north of Scandinavia
  • várrugas careful
  • várta quarter hour
  • váruhus warning
  • váruhus [+LOK] warning about s.t.
  • vásihit to wait, to await
  • vástideaddji corresponding, equivalent
  • vástidit to answer
  • vástu [+A/G] responsibility for s.t.
  • váttisvuohta trouble; difficulty; inconvenience
  • vázzit to walk
  • vázzit luohkás to be in grade (school)
  • vázzit skuvlla to attend school, to go to school
  • veaddemuorji stone bramble (Rubus saxatilis)
  • leat veadjemeahttun [+INF] to be impossible to do s.t.
  • veadjit [+INF] to be possible to do s.t.
  • Veahcatjárga Vetsijärvi
  • veahá awfully, quite
  • veaháš a few, little
  • veahkaválddálašvuohta ###
  • veahkehit to help out
  • veahkki assistance, help
  • veahkki [+INF] help in doing s.t.
  • vealaheapmi discrimination
  • vealggáiduvvat to get into debt, to incur debts
  • vealgi debt
  • vearba verb
  • veardit cf., compare
  • vearra fishing village
  • vearru tax
  • webovddasvástideaddji webmaster(?)
  • vehá a little
  • vejolašvuohta possibility
  • vejolašvuohta [+INF] possibility to do
  • vel still (adv.)
  • veršuvdna version
  • videobáddi videotape
  • videomášen VCR
  • viđat fifth
  • Viehkat Libra
  • viehkat to run (on two legs: people, birds, etc.)
  • viehkki runner
  • viellja brother
  • vieris giella foreign language
  • viessosadji plot (of land), site, lot
  • viessu house
  • viežžat (žž:čč) to fetch, to bring, to pick up, to go get
  • viidodat area; surface area
  • vihtta five
  • vihttačiehka pentagon
  • vihttalogi fifty
  • vihttalot márkki 50 marks
  • vihttanuppelogát fifteenth
  • vihttanuppelohkái fifteen
  • vihttanuppelot ruvnno 15 crowns
  • viiddis broad
  • viidnemuorji currant
  • viidnemonopola monopoly on alcoholic beverages, monopoly on alcohol
  • viidnevearu (alcoholic) beverage tax
  • viidodat area
  • viimmat at long last, finally
  • viisodat wisdom
  • viissis wise, sage
  • vilbealle cousin (male)
  • vilgesnierčuonjá barnacle goose (Branta leucopsis)
  • vilgessoadjaskávli Iceland gull (Larus glaucoides)
  • vilgesummolcizáš hoary redpoll, arctic redpoll (obs.) (Carduelis hornemanni)
  • vintán brambling (Fringilla montifringilla)
  • virgáiásahan inauguration
  • virgái asahit to enter office
  • virggálaččat officially
  • virggálaš official
  • virgi post, office, position, appointment
  • vissir #hard birch wood (Fin. visa, patvi)
  • visoš small house; cottage
  • vissa surely, certainly; undoubtedly; definitely
  • vuoddji driver; chauffeur
  • vuoddji swimmer
  • vuodja butter
  • vuodjaláibi sandwich
  • vuodjalit to go swimming
  • vuodjarássi dandelion
  • vuodjat to swim
  • vuodjingoarta driver's license
  • vuodjit to drive
  • vuođđodieđut basic information
  • vuođđofága introductory level, introductory course, introduction,
  • [A/G+] vuođđofága Introduction to X
  • vuođđolágalaš civil, constitutional, fundamental
  • vuođđoláhka constitution
  • vuođđolohku cardinal number, cardinal
  • vuođđoriekti basic right, fundamental right
  • vuođđorievttit civil rights
  • vuogádat system
  • vuoi, vuoi! oh, no!
  • vuoi fasttat damn! damn it!
  • vuoigatvuohta (legal) right
  • vuoigatvuohtakansler Chancellor of Justice (BrE), Attorney General (AmE)
  • vuoitumárginála profit margin
  • vuoivvas liver
  • vuojaš pintail (Anas acuta)
  • vuokta hair
  • vuoktafiehta tufted duck (Aythya fuligula)
  • vuoktagaccet crested tit (Parus cristatus)
  • vuoktagoalsi red-breasted merganser (Mergus serrator)
  • vuoktaláfol northern lapwing (Vanellus vanellus)
  • vuoktaskárfa shag (Phalacrocorax aristotelis)
  • vuolggabáiki ###alkupaikka?###
  • vuolgit to leave
  • vuolidišgoahtit to begin to ###
  • vuoliduvvot to be on sale, to be decreased in price
  • vuollásaš ###
  • vuoncáfálli goshawk (Accipiter gentilis )
  • Vuonnabáhta Varangerbotn
  • vuopmi broad, marshy river valley
  • vuoražas hooded crow, carrion crow(?) (Corvus corone cornix)
  • vuorbi fate, destiny
  • vuordámuš expectation; hope
  • vuordit (rd:rdd) to wait
  • vuos first, at first
  • vuos álgit to start off
  • vuoskku perch (Perca fluviatilis)
  • vuossárga Monday
  • vuossárgga on Monday
  • [A/G+] vuostá against s.t., contradictory to s.t.
  • vuostá cheese
  • vuostáheavval cheese slicer
  • vuostáiváldin admissions (in a hospital)
  • vuostáiváldinguovddá(?)
  • vuostáláibi cheese sandwich
  • vuostálohkki cheese mold (AmE), cheese mould (BrE), chisset (Scotland)
  • vuostelasvuohta fight; quarrel; conflict
  • vuosttas first
  • vuosttaš first
  • vuossárga Monday
  • vuotna fjord
  • vuotnabahta end of a fjord (the bottom part of the "u" shape of a fjord)
  • vuovda nesting box
  • Vuovdaguoika Outakoski
  • vuovdečoavžžu green sandpiper (Tringa ochropus)
  • vuovdegaccet willow tit (Parus montanus)
  • vuovdemeahkástat woodcock, Eurasian woodcock (Scolopax rusticola)
  • vuovderásttis mistle thrush (Turdus viscivorus)
  • vuovderuoigu roe deer, European roe deer (Capreolus capreolus)
  • vuovdi forest
  • vuovttat (head of) hair
  • Z

  • zip-fiila zip file (computers)
  • zoologiija zoology

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