Derived by Fortescue from Proto-Samoyedic *korå (“male, reindeer bull”) from Proto-Uralic *kojera, and further connected with Even ора̇н (orȧn, “reindeer”) (from Proto-Tungusic *oran) and Southern Yukaghir [script needed] (qoroj, “two-year old male reindeer”).
ӄораӈы (qoraŋə) (plural ӄорат)
- (domesticated) reindeer
- Ӄораӈы гатвыԓен аӈӄагты.
- The reindeer had been consecrated to the sea.