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Northern SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *vierēs.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈvie̯riːs/

AdjectiveEdit

vieris (comparative vierrásit, superlative vierráseamos)

  1. strange, foreign

InflectionEdit

Odd, rr-r gradation
Attributive vierẹs
Nominative vieris
Genitive vierrása
Attributive vierẹs
Singular Plural
Nominative vieris vierrásat
Accusative vierrása vierrásiid
Genitive vierrása vierrásiid
Illative vierrásii vierrásiidda
Locative vierrásis vierrásiin
Comitative vierrásiin vierrásiiguin
Essive vierisin

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