FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ne ipse unum. Compare Italian nessuno, Neapolitan nisciuno, Dalmatian nenčoin, Old French neisune; compare also Romanian niciun, Spanish ninguno.

AdjectiveEdit

nissun

  1. no, not any

PronounEdit

nissun

  1. nobody, no one, none
  2. anybody, anyone, any

Lule SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *nisōn.

NounEdit

nissun

  1. woman
  2. wife

InflectionEdit

Odd, no gradation
Nominative nissun
Genitive nissuna
Singular Plural
Nominative nissun nissuna
Accusative nissunav nissunijt
Genitive nissuna nissunij
Illative nissunij nissunijda
Inessive nissunin nissunijn
Elative nissunis nissunijs
Comitative nissunijn nissunij
Abessive nissunadagá
nissunadagi
nissunijdagá
nissunijdagi
Essive nissunin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person nissunim
nissunam
nissunimme nissunimme
2nd person nissunit
nissunat
nissunihtte nissunihtte
3rd person nissunis nissuniska nissunisá

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