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Lule SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *nëmë.

NounEdit

namma

  1. name

InflectionEdit

Even a-stem, mm-m gradation
Nominative namma
Genitive namá
Singular Plural
Nominative namma namá
Accusative namáv namájt
Genitive namá namáj
Illative nammaj namájda
Inessive namán namájn
Elative namás namájs
Comitative namájn namáj
Abessive namádagá
namádagi
namájdagá
namájdagi
Essive namman
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person nammam nammama nammama
2nd person nammat nammada nammada
3rd person nammas nammaska nammasa

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

Northern SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *nëmë, from Proto-Uralic *nime.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈnamma/

NounEdit

namma

  1. name

InflectionEdit

This entry needs an inflection-table template.

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[2], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Pite SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *nëmë.

NounEdit

namma

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InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Further readingEdit

  • namma in Bidumsáme Báhkogirrje (Pite Sami word list)
  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[3], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland