Inari SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *ijë.

NounEdit

ijjâ

  1. night

InflectionEdit

Even â-stem, jˈj- gradation
Nominative ijjâ
Genitive iij̣â
Singular Plural
Nominative ijjâ iij̣ah
Accusative iij̣â iij̣âid
Genitive iij̣â ij̣âi
iij̣âi
Illative iij̣ân ijjáid
Locative iij̣âst iij̣âin
Comitative ijjáin ij̣âiguin
Abessive ij̣âttáá ij̣âittáá
Essive ijjân
Partitive ijjâd
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person
2nd person
3rd person

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