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  1. Rōmaji transcription of




  1. (adverbial suffix) since, because, when, during, while, being, -ly
    aakʼeegoin autumn
    dąągoin springtime
    haigoin winter
    shį́įgoin summer

Northern Sami[edit]


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Related to Finnish -ko.



  1. Introduces a yes-no question.

Usage notes[edit]

The particle is attached to the first word in the clause. This is usually the verb, but it can also be another word to place the focus of the question on that word.