Northern SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *mokkē.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈmohːkiː/

NounEdit

mohkki

  1. bend, curve

InflectionEdit

Even i-stem, hkk-hk gradation
Nominative mohkki
Genitive mohki
mohkẹ
Singular Plural
Nominative mohkki mohkit
Accusative mohki mohkiid
Genitive mohki
mohkẹ
mohkiid
Illative mohkkái mohkiide
Locative mohkis mohkiin
Comitative mohkiin mohkiiguin
Essive mohkkin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person mohkkán mohkkáme mohkkámet
2nd person mohkkát mohkkáde mohkkádet
3rd person mohkkis mohkkiska mohkkiset

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