See also: manīt and mānīt

Northern SamiEdit


(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)


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


maŋit (comparative maŋit, superlative maŋimus)

  1. latter (of two)
  2. next, following


Odd u-stem, no gradation
Attributive maŋit
Nominative maŋit
Genitive maŋibu
Attributive maŋit
Singular Plural
Nominative maŋit maŋibut
Accusative maŋibu maŋibuid
Genitive maŋibu maŋibuid
Illative maŋibui maŋibuidda
Locative maŋibus maŋibuin
Comitative maŋibuin maŋibuiguin
Essive maŋibun

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