jávri

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Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Samic *jāvrē, perhaps a borrowing from Indo-European. Compare also Estonian järv, Finnish järvi, Karelian järvi, and Lithuanian/Latvian jūra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jávri

  1. lake

Declension[edit]

Even, vr-vrr gradation
Nominative jávri
Genitive jávrri
jávrre
Singular Plural
Nominative jávri jávrrit
Accusative jávrri jávrriid
Genitive jávrri
jávrre
jávrriid
Illative jávrái jávrriide
Locative jávrris jávrriin
Comitative jávrriin jávrriiguin
Essive jávrin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person jávrán jávráme jávrámet
2nd person jávrát jávráde jávrádet
3rd person jávris jávriska jávriset