saame

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Estonian[edit]

Verb[edit]

saame

  1. first-person plural present indicative of saama

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Northern Sami sápmi, from Proto-Samic *sāmē; possibly ultimately from the same origin as Suomi (see it for more).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑːme/, [ˈs̠ɑːme̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑːme
  • Syllabification: saa‧me

Noun[edit]

saame

  1. Sámi (any of the languages of the Sámi people)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of saame (Kotus type 8/nalle, no gradation)
nominative saame
genitive saamen
partitive saamea
illative saameen
singular plural
nominative saame
accusative nom. saame
gen. saamen
genitive saamen
partitive saamea
inessive saamessa
elative saamesta
illative saameen
adessive saamella
ablative saamelta
allative saamelle
essive saamena
translative saameksi
instructive
abessive saametta
comitative
Possessive forms of saame (type nalle)
possessor singular plural
1st person saameni saamemme
2nd person saamesi saamenne
3rd person saamensa

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