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Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈrumaʃ/

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Finnish ruumis.

NounEdit

rumaš

  1. body, corpse

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Odd, pm-m gradation
Nominative rumaš
Genitive rupmaša
Singular Plural
Nominative rumaš rupmašat
Accusative rupmaša rupmašiid
Genitive rupmaša rupmašiid
Illative rupmašii rupmašiidda
Locative rupmašis rupmašiin
Comitative rupmašiin rupmašiiguin
Essive rumašin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person rupmašan rupmašeamẹ rupmašeamẹt
2nd person rupmašat rupmašeattẹ rupmašeattẹt
3rd person rupmašis rupmašeaskkạ rupmašeasẹt

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