GreenlandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Proto-Inupik *ịmạ-, from Proto-Eskimo *ima-. Cognate of Inuktitut ᐃᒪᖅ (imaq),

NounEdit

imaq (plural imat)

  1. sea, ocean.
    Isivit takuai, ilulissat immami. - Your eyes are seeing, icebergs at the ocean. (from the song Seqineq)

DeclensionEdit


InuktitutEdit

EtymologyEdit

Proto-Inupik *ịmạ-, from Proto-Eskimo *ima-

NounEdit

imaq (syllabics ᐃᒪᖅ)

  1. water (in general)

Related termsEdit

  • imiq - drinking water
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