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Lule SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *oasē.

NounEdit

oasse

  1. part
  2. excerpt
  3. share, portion
  4. component

InflectionEdit

Even e-stem, ss-s gradation
Nominative oasse
Genitive oase
Singular Plural
Nominative oasse oase
Accusative oasev å̄sijt
Genitive oase å̄sij
Illative oassáj å̄sijda
Inessive oasen å̄sijn
Elative oases å̄sijs
Comitative å̄sijn å̄sij
Abessive oasedagá
oasedagi
å̄sijdagá
å̄sijdagi
Essive oassen
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person oassám oassáma oassáma
2nd person oassát oassáda oassáda
3rd person oasses oasseska oassesa

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