Aapirin

Yup'ikEdit

EtymologyEdit

aapaq (companion) + -irin (postbase that forms weekdays from a nounbase), from -ir- (postbase meaning a natural phenomenon is occurring) + -i- (postbase meaning sufferer) + -n (postbase meaning time of -ing)

NounEdit

Aapirin

  1. Tuesday (Nunivak Island)

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

(days of the week) qavciritngua; Agayuneq, Pekyun, Aipirin, Pingayirin, Cetamirin, Tallimirin, Maqineq (Category: esu:Days of the week)

Last modified on 17 December 2012, at 20:23