nuliaq

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Greenlandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

nuliaq (plural nuliat)

  1. wife
    • 1992 21/8, "Usuni kipigaa", Atuagagdliutit, p. 11
      Qanittukkut aviisini eqqartorneqarpoq qallunaap usuni kipisimagaa nuliama itigartitsiuarnera naalliuutigingaaramiuk.
      Recently, there was a story in the papers about a Dane who cut off his/her penis because he/she was very pained by his/her wife's persistent rejections.
    • 1992, "Meeqqakka", Atuagagdliutit/Grønlandsposten
      Nuliaralu siullermik ernertaarpugut, ukiut marluk qaangiummata panmissaarluta,[sic, meaning panissaarluta] sulilu ukiut marluk qaangiuteqqimmata panissaaqqilluta.
      My wife and I first had a son, two years later a daughter, and another two years after that, another daughter.

Inuktitut[edit]

Noun[edit]

nuliaq

  1. Latin spelling of ᓄᓕᐊᖅ (nuliaq)