beavrrit

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Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈpea̯vrriːh(t)/

Adjective[edit]

beavrrit (comparative beavrrihit, superlative beavrriheamos)

  1. with long legs and a slim build

Inflection[edit]

Odd, no gradation
Attributive beavrrihis
beavrrẹhis
Nominative beavrrit
Genitive beavrriha
Attributive beavrrihis
beavrrẹhis
Singular Plural
Nominative beavrrit beavrrihat
Accusative beavrriha beavrrihiid
Genitive beavrriha beavrrihiid
Illative beavrrihii beavrrihiidda
Locative beavrrihis beavrrihiin
Comitative beavrrihiin beavrrihiiguin
Essive beavrrihin

Further reading[edit]

  • 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

Noun[edit]

beavrrit

  1. something (often reindeer) with long legs and a slim build

Inflection[edit]

Odd, no gradation
Nominative beavrrit
Genitive beavrriha
Singular Plural
Nominative beavrrit beavrrihat
Accusative beavrriha beavrrihiid
Genitive beavrriha beavrrihiid
Illative beavrrihii beavrrihiidda
Locative beavrrihis beavrrihiin
Comitative beavrrihiin beavrrihiiguin
Essive beavrrihin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person beavrrihan beavrriheamẹ beavrriheamẹt
2nd person beavrrihat beavrriheattẹ beavrriheattẹt
3rd person beavrrihis beavrriheaskkạ beavrriheasẹt