arnaq

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Greenlandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Inuit *ạʁna-, from Proto-Eskimo *aʁna-. Cognate of Inuktitut ᐊᕐᓇᖅ ‎(arnaq), Inupiak aġnaq, and Nunatsiavummiutut annak.

Noun[edit]

arnaq ‎(plural arnat)

  1. woman
    Arnaavoq.‎ ― She is a woman.

Declension[edit]

Antonyms[edit]


Inuktitut[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Inuit *ạʁna-, from Proto-Eskimo *aʁna-. Cognate of Greenlandic arnaq, Inupiak aġnaq and Nunatsiavummiutut annak.

Noun[edit]

arnaq (syllabics ᐊᕐᓇᖅ, plural arnait)

  1. woman

Yup'ik[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Eskimo *aʁna-.

Noun[edit]

arnaq ‎(dual arnak, plural arnat)

  1. woman

References[edit]

  • Osahito Miyaoka, A Grammar of Central Alaskan Yup'ik (2012)