inuit

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Greenlandic inuit (people), plural of inuk (person).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

inuit c (singular definite inuitten, plural indefinite inuitter)

  1. Inuit

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

inuit

  1. (nonstandard) Synonym of inuitti (Inuit).

Declension[edit]

Inflection of inuit (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative inuit inuitit
genitive inuitin inuitien
partitive inuitia inuiteja
illative inuitiin inuiteihin
singular plural
nominative inuit inuitit
accusative nom. inuit inuitit
gen. inuitin
genitive inuitin inuitien
partitive inuitia inuiteja
inessive inuitissa inuiteissa
elative inuitista inuiteista
illative inuitiin inuiteihin
adessive inuitilla inuiteilla
ablative inuitilta inuiteilta
allative inuitille inuiteille
essive inuitina inuiteina
translative inuitiksi inuiteiksi
instructive inuitein
abessive inuititta inuiteitta
comitative inuiteineen
Possessive forms of inuit (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person inuitini inuitimme
2nd person inuitisi inuitinne
3rd person inuitinsa

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Inuktitut ᐃᓄᐃᑦ (inuit, the people).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /i.nɥit/
  • (file)
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

inuit (invariable)
inuit (feminine inuite, masculine plural inuits, feminine plural inuites)

  1. (relational) Inuit

Usage notes[edit]

  • Variably inflected or left invariant in all forms; the official recommendation in Canada is to inflect it, and in France to leave it uninflected.

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Greenlandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

inuit

  1. plural of inuk

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Inuktitut[edit]

Noun[edit]

inuit

  1. plural of inuk

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /iˈnuit/, [iˈnui̯t̪]

Adjective[edit]

inuit (invariable)

  1. Inuit

Noun[edit]

inuit m or f (plural inuites)

  1. Inuit
  2. (uncountable) Inuktitut