imaq

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Greenlandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Inuit *ịmạ-, from Proto-Eskimo *ima-. Cognate of Inuktitut ᐃᒪᖅ (imaq),

Noun[edit]

imaq (plural imat)

  1. sea, ocean.
    Isivit takuai, ilulissat immami. - Your eyes are seeing, icebergs at the ocean. (from the song Seqineq)

Declension[edit]


Inuktitut[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Inuit *ịmạ-, from Proto-Eskimo *ima-

Noun[edit]

imaq (syllabics ᐃᒪᖅ)

  1. water (in general)

Related terms[edit]

  • imiq - drinking water