Northern SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *itētēk.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈihtiːh(t)/

VerbEdit

ihtit

  1. to appear
  2. to seem
  3. to sprout

InflectionEdit

Even i-stem, ht-đ gradation
infinitive ihtit
1st sing. present iđán
1st sing. past ihten
infinitive ihtit action noun ihtin
present participle ihtti action inessive ihtimin
ihtime
past participle ihtán action elative ihtimis
agent participle action comitative ihtimiin
abessive iđẹkeahttá
present indicative past indicative imperative
1st singular iđán ihten ihton
2nd singular iđát ihtet iđẹ
3rd singular ihtá iđii ihtos
1st dual ihte iđiime ihttu
2nd dual ihtibeahtti iđiide ihtti
3rd dual ihtiba iđiiga ihtoska
1st plural ihtit iđiimet ihtot
ihttut
2nd plural ihtibēhtet iđiidet ihtet
ihttit
3rd plural ihtet ihte ihtoset
connegative iđẹ ihtán iđẹ
conditional 1 conditional 2 potential
1st singular iđášin
iđášedjen
iđálin
iđáledjen
iđežan
2nd singular iđášit
iđášedjet
iđálit
iđáledjet
iđežat
3rd singular iđášii iđálii iđeža
iđeš
1st dual iđášeimme iđáleimme iđežetne
2nd dual iđášeidde iđáleidde iđežeahppi
3rd dual iđášeigga iđáleigga iđežeaba
1st plural iđášeimmet iđáleimmet iđežit
iđežat
2nd plural iđášeiddet iđáleiddet iđežēhpet
3rd plural iđáše
iđášedje
iđále
iđáledje
iđežit
connegative iđáše iđále iđeš

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002–2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland