imaq

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Greenlandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Inuit *ịmạ-, from Proto-Eskimo *ima-. Cognate of Inuktitut ᐃᒪᖅ (imaq).

Noun[edit]

imaq (plural imat)

  1. sea, ocean.
    Isivit takuai, ilulissat immami.Your eyes are seeing, icebergs at the ocean.
    (from the song Seqineq)

Declension[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Inuit *ima (fill, contain, contents), from Proto-Eskimo *ima (fill, contents).

Noun[edit]

imaq (plural imaatit, and imarutit)

  1. content, contents

Inuktitut[edit]

Noun[edit]

imaq

  1. Latin spelling of ᐃᒪᖅ (imaq)