aaqanngitsoq

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Greenlandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From aaq (sleeve) +‎ -nngit (not) +‎ -soq (intransitive participle).

Noun[edit]

aaqanngitsoq (plural aaqanngitsut)

  1. sleeveless garment (such as a waistcoat, life jacket, or vest)
    • 2012, Broberg, H., Biilit angallatillu[1], page 34:
      Tamatuma saniatigut puttaqut aaqanngitsoq inatsisitigut piumasaqaataasoq soorunami aamma atorneqartussaavoq.
      In addition, of course, one must wear the statutory life jacket.
    • 2016, Jørgensen, T.J., Sundhedstillæg (Sermitsiaq)[2], page 40:
      Taakku saniatigut anorimit pitarneqarsinnaanngitsunik – ajornanngippat arpaatinik qaavatigut atortariaqarpoq. Taakku saniatigut aaqanngitsoq anorimut illersuut atortariaqarpoq, tunoq taamaalilluni silaannartaqarniassammat.
      In addition, you must have something windproof - preferably over some running clothes. In addition, a wind vest that ensures that the rear body is kept airy.

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Etymology[edit]

From aak (blood) +‎ -nngit (not) +‎ -soq (intransitive participle).

Noun[edit]

aaqanngitsoq (plural aaqanngitsut)

  1. bloodless

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