gáranas

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Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Samic *kārënës, from Proto-Uralic *karne.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈkaːranas/

Noun[edit]

gáranas

  1. raven

Inflection[edit]

Even a-stem, ss-s gradation
Nominative gáranas
Genitive gáranasa
Singular Plural
Nominative gáranas gáranasat
Accusative gáranasa gáranasaid
Genitive gáranasa gáranasaid
Illative gáranassii gáranasaide
Locative gáranasas gáranasain
Comitative gáranasain gáranasaiguin
Essive gáranassan
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person gáranassan gáranassame gáranassamet
2nd person gáranassat gáranassade gáranassadet
3rd person gáranassas gáranassaska gáranassaset

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