å Stop! (command to dogs)., Ouch!, Yes.
ågiak Upper back and shoulders (=tagig‰k, the front legs, front flippers together with kiasik, the shoulder blades from seal and sea game). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
åh‰k Vagina. n. åh‰kkik! Darn you!
åha Yes, yes! åha tagga Yes I understand, that's understandable, there you are Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
åhail‰ Yes, Certainly. I am in complete agreement.
åhale Must it be? Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
åhammagik Certainly. åhammageng? Are you certain? Is that true?
åhatok I hope so! I hope that will Come true.
åjugak Crack in harbour ice. n. åjugammut nakkasimalauttuk. He had fallen in a crack in the ice.
åk Give. v. Laugh hysterically or for a long while. v. Not being able to catch one's breath, especially after crying. v. ågok. Give it to him. åjausimajut motakkut. They were brought over by boat. ålikKaujuk, unikkautigakku. He couldn't stop laughing when I told him about it. Nutagak ‰littuk, tunungagut patigok. The baby can't catch his breath; slap him on the back.
åkKigasupp‰ Does what is needed to cure him or to repair it. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
åkKigisurpait Puts them in order (part of a jigsaw puzzle, cards ect). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
åkKik Fix. v. Cure. v. Become well. v. åkKivauk. He fixed it. åkKiv‰? Is he well now? åkKiumiv‰? Is he feeling better now? åkKisuttaujuk. It is being repaired. åkKitaujuk. It is fixed.
åkKisik Fix something. v. Repair. v. åkKisigasuajuk motak‰mminik. He is trying to fix his car.
åkKisuik Prepare. v. åkKisuilaugit niKitsanik. Get our dinner ready.
åkKitik Cure by massaging. v. An‰nsiaga ‰kKitigilluasuak. My grandmother is very good at massaging.
åkKitipp‰ Does what is needed to cure him or to repair it, she arranges it, puts it in order, repairs it, cure hime, also she puts dog harness in order before leaving. årKituk It is healed (arranged repaired, put in order or corrected) Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
ålluanguak Spotted whale (Narwhal, Monodon monoceros). n. Ref: Murphy
ålluasiak Jumper (White-Beaked Dolphin, Lagenorhynchus albriostris). n. Inuit dance. n. ålluasiapmattanga mamattusuak. Jumper skin is very tasty. ålluasiannguajut. They are dancing like jumpers playing in water.
ålluk Look up. v. Swordfish (male), thrasher (female) (Killer whale, Orcinus orca)(n.). n. ålluvuk. He looked up. ålluangajuk. He is looking up at you.
åmaik Drunk. v. åmailikKunga. I am now drunk. åmaiven? Are you drunk?
ån‰dlik Trout (Brook trout, Salvelinus fontinalis). n. ånadlileng? Does it have any brook trout?
ånak Grandmother on father's side. n. ånaga ningiungulittuk. My grandmother is old now.
ång Yes. å‑h‰ng? Is that true?
ånguak Amulet. n.
åni At the south., South. ånejuk. It is over there (south).
ånnguak Present. n. Uva ‰nnguanik piutsangituk. He doesn't like my present.
ånniak Be in pain. v. Pain. n. Sore. n. ånniaven? Are you in pain? ånnialik ilummini. He has a pain or sore inside his body (i.e. cancer).
ånniasiupvik Hospital. n. Nursing station. n. ånniasiupvimejuk. He is in the hospital.
ånniasiutik Doctor. n. Medicine. n. ånniasiutilialaugaluattuk. He did go and see a doctor. Kanimmasik tainna ‰nniasiutiKanngituk. There is no cure for that sickness.
ånnik Hurt. v. ånniven? Did you hurt? ånnitailiKattagit. Be careful; don't hurt yourself.
ånnitik Beat a person. v. ånnitilauguk. Give him a beating or spanking for being bad.
åppale Apple, a loan word from English. n. Ref: Dorais
åset As usual. it can't be helped. KaikKaujuk ‰set. He came as he usually does. åset nakungajuk. It can't be helped.
åsivak Spider. n. Ref: Watts
åtsik Give. v. Bring to someone. v. åtsiv‰? Did he give her some? åtsiniakKutit puijivinimmik. Bring her some seal meat later.
åtsinguak Give a gift on a special occasion. v. åtsinguajuk tigumiamminut. He gives a gift to his godmother.
åtsuk I don't know. åtsumarik. I really don't know.
åtsup‰ Finishes, polished the thong he is working on. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
åttaliak Between 7 and 8 o'clock. åttaliami tikikKaujuk. He came between 7 and 8 o'clock.
åttat Eight. åttanik Kaitsilaugit. Give me eight of them.
åttuk Skin an animal, the curing and cleaing process. v. åttugiak immaK‰ ajunnatuk. Skinning an animal, such as a fox, must be very difficult work.
A-‰ngik Hound (Old Squaw, Long-tailed duck, Clangula hyemalis). n. Ref: Watts
A-a-‰k Hen. n. A‑a‑‰t Nigikkatauvan? Have the hens been fed?
Adlak Black bear (Ursus americanus). n. Adlamik mikigiattisisimajuk. He has caught a black bear in his trap. Adl‰gak. Black bear cub.
Adlavinik Black bear meat. n. Adlavinittusonguven? Can you eat black bear meat?
Agg‰gu Next year. n. Agg‰gu skidoo‑tsal‰kKunga. Next year, I will get a skidoo.
Agg‰guagu In two years. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Agg‰k Placenta, envelope of the foetus. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Agg‰ni Last year. Agg‰ni tigiganniaKatsialaungilak. Last year there weren't very many foxes around.
Agg‰nits‰k Year before last. Agganits‰k nolauttut.
Aggaj‰k Glove. n. Aggaj‰liulaulakKama. Knit me a pair of gloves sometime.
Aggak Dig. v. Hand. n. Kimmialuvut pattini aggasimajuk. Our old dog has been digging holes in our front yard.
Aggappuk Voracious, eats rapidly. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Aggasiutik Hand lotion. n. Ref: Dorais
Aggek Ice duck (Old Squaw, Long-tailed duck, Clangula hyemalis)? Ref: Peacock
Aggetuk Moves it slowly, irregularly. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Agguik Cut up. v. Deal cards. v. NiaKojat samik agguilaugit. Cut up some bread. Agguigiamik Kaujimangituk. He doesn't know how to deal the cards.
Agguk Go against a head wind. v. Aggujut. They are going against the wind.
Aggunak Headwind. n. Aggunammongituk. Don't head against the wind.
Agiagusijak Play the violin. v. Agiagusijalimmat, nukkangagunnangiKattajut. When he plays the violin, my feet can't keep still.
Agiagutik Violin. n. Agiagutik tusannituk. The violin makes good music. Agiagutik agiak. Violin bow.
Agiak File for sharpening tools. n. File. v. Lower belly, pubis of an man beast or fish. (see n‰k). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Agiattausimajuk. If I had a file, I would sharpen it. It has been filed.
Agiattojak Eskimo curlew (numenius borealis) (a small shore bird that once numbered in the millions, it's now an endangered species not seen in Labrador for many years. Possibly extinct, although up to twenty may still remain other parts of north. The curlew used to breed in the Northwest Territories tundra. Every fall million flocked east to Ungava Bay then south along the Labrador coast on the way to south america for the summer. The bird was considered a delicacy and was hunted near extinction by the year 1900. Nests have not been found in more that 110 years. The curelew is pigdeon sized and easily confused with other larger shore birds like the appingik, (snipe), note different colours and slightly down turned beak). Ref: Peacock
Agiutsik Fed up with the same thing. v. Tired of or bored with something. v. Agiutsivunga t‰tsuming atsain‰lummik. I am tired of that same old thing. T‰nna piusik agiujaga. I am tired of that record.
Aglo Seal hole in the ice. n.
Aijaupiak Slink (spent or kelt salmon returning to the sea after spawning.). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
Aik Fetch. v. Sleeve. n. Place for the legs of a dog in a harness. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Aiga Kausilivuk. Go and fetch it. My sleeve got wet.
AikKavak Long sleeved mitten. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
AikKavaugak Sealskin mitts without fur. n. Leather gloves. n. AikKavaug‰kka silami Kimannigakkit, Kimmitaunnikok. Because I left my sealskin mitts outdoors the dogs ate them.
Ailak Damp. v. Dampness on the ground from dew, fog or light rain, also sweat. n. Ukiungulimmat, illuvut ailainnaKattajuk. In the winter our house is always damp. Ailanninga takutsak Dampness is evident.
Ailvaliak Between I0 and II o'clock. AilvalialikKuk; ilialigit. It's after ten o'clock; go to bed.
Ailvat Eleven; loan word from German. Ailvanik tikisaijuk. He is ordering eleven of them.
Ainnik Dirty. Ainnialunguna. It's dirty; don't touch it.
Ainsik One o'clock; a loan word from German. Ainsivuk. It is one o'clock.
Ainsiliak Between 12 and 1 o'clock. Ainsiliami takujaniakkugut . We will show the movie before 1 o'clock.
Aipajuk Raw meat. n. Ref: Watts
Aippak Spouse. n. Other half of a pair. n. Aippalik. He is married. T‰nna pualuk aippaKanngitualuk. That mitt doesn't have a partner. It is odd. Aippaile? Where is your companion? Aippagek A couple. Ref: Watts
Aittak Open your mouth. v. Aittatilauguk. Make him open his mouth.
Aittangautik Tongue depressor. n. Ref: Dorais
Aittauk Yawn. v. Aittaujuk. He is yawning.
Aittuik Give out to many people. v. Uvannik aittuinginnatuk. He is always giving me something.
Aittuivik Church festival called the love feast. AittuivilianiakKen? Are you going to the love feast?
Aittuk Give. v. AittuKauv‰nga. He gave me some.
Aivik Walrus (Odobenus rosmarus). n. Aivik kigutinganik pitaKavunga. I have a walrus tooth. Aivinniajut. They are hunting walruses.
Aivinniutik Harpoon. n.
Aj‰tsuk Aunt on mother's side. n.
Ajagutak Rainbow. n. Ajagutak tauttusiagittuk. The rainbow has nice colors.
Ajai Gee, ooh, ah, etc. Ajaig‰lunguna. What a bad person you are! Ajaitsiavak! How pretty it is! Ajaitlanguavin‰g‰luk. I am amused and shocked at your behaviour.
Ajak Shove. v. Aunt on mother's side. n. Ajakallajanga. He gave her a quick push. Ajaulauguk. Push on it. Ajagok. Give it a push.
Ajapp‰k Lean on something. v. Ajapp‰juk Kammamut. He is leaning on the wall. Ajappaviginiannagu minguatainnasimajuk. Don't lean on the newly painted pan.
Ajauppiak Cane. n. Ajauppialik KaKuttamik He has a white cane.
Ajuak Boil. n. Ulcer. n. Ajuanga K‰juk. His boil busted.
AjugaK‰gituk Almighty., Without comparison. AjugaK‰gituk Gotivut. Our God is almighty. Skidooga ajugaK‰ngituk. My skidoo is the best; there is none that can compart with it.
Ajugik Copy. v. Imitate. v. AjugituinnaKattaguvit ilinianngilatit. If you just copy someone's work, you won't learn how to do it yourself.
Ajuk Unable to do something. v. Ajuttuk. He is unable to do it. Ajulunngitanga. He is quite capable of doing it. AjukKuk Can't Ref: Watts
AjuKittuijik Minister. n. Preacher. n. AjuKittuijukullumi Kanimajuk. The minister is sick today.
AjuKittuk Teach. v. Show. v. AjuKittulauguk tajaliugiamik. Teach her how to knit.
Ajulik Collapse. v. Iggaviga ajulijualuk. My engine is completely dead. Tingijokkut tikitlagalualitlutik ajulisimajuk. Just as the plane was arriving, he died. Ajulivok. They collapsed.
Ajunnamat It can't be helped... Ref: Noggasak
Ajunnangipat If possible. Ajunnangipat Kaititsil‰kKutit. If possible, send me some.
Ajunnangituk It is simple. Ajunnaginngitaga. I find it very simple.
Ajunnatuk It is very difficult. Ajunnagij‰n? Do you find it difficult? UKauttiugiak ajunnatuk. Being an interpreter is very difficult.
Ajutsak Poor. v. Ajutsatuk. He is unable to support himself. Aullasimaliguvit, ajutsajoj‰l‰likkugut. When you are gone, it shall seem like we are poor.
Akailutak In the way. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Akaugiv‰ Finds him agreable. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Akauvuk It is good, fine practical. Akausivuk He improves (bodily mentally or spiritually) feels better (in a postive sense.) Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Akiagautik Stretcher. n. Wheel barrow. n. Akigautikkut
Akigannik Opposing. Akigattusainatuk t‰nna uvannik. He opposes me all the time.
Akigartuppuk Resists. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Akigiak Pay back a wrong. v. Avenge. v. Piungigitolinnivinet Kangatuinnak akigiattaul‰ttuk At any time, you will be paid back for the wrongs that were committed.
Akigujotik Shade. n.
Akiguk Branch. n. Twig. n. Knot in a tree. n. Akiguk ulimaniattaga. I am going to cut the branch with the axe.
Akik Price. n. Answer. v. Kanuk akileng? What is the price? Akiv‰ten? Did he answer you?
Akikittuk Cheapest price. T‰nna akikinnip‰k. That is the cheapest.
Akilek Pay. v. Ukua akilegialikka. I have to pay for these things.
Akilik Pay one person or for one thing. AkilittauKauvunga. I got paid today. AkiligiaKanngituk. It doesn't have to be paid.
Akilitsak Loan. n. Bill. n. AkilitsaKapp‰vunga. I have a lot of bills to pay. Omunga akilitsaKaven? Do you owe this person money?
Akilitsasik Loan. v. Charge something. v. Akilitsasigumaven? Do you want a loan? Ukua akilitsasejakka. I charged these to my account.
Akilittauk Paid. v. Kangalikiak akilittaul‰kKinga? I wonder when I will get paid.
Akimmituk Reflected by OR hits (rain, wind, sun). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Akinnijattip‰ Reflects it (sunlight, light). v. Reflects heat. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Akisuppuk Light., Sun reflects its light or heat off... Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Akitik Pillow. n. AkitiKaven? Do you have a pillow?
Akitujuk Expensive. Akitujogaluappat, pisiniattaga. I shall buy it even if it is expensive.
Akka Here! take it! catch it!
Akkak Uncle, on father's side. n. Akkagale? Where is my uncle?
Akkik Harpoon point. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
AkKak Dive. v. Go down. v. Puijik akkav‰? Did the seal go down?
AkKalajuk Ant. n. AkKalajunuttatattuk. It is full of ants. AkKalajob manningit. Ant eggs.
AkKunak Storm. n. Stormy. v. AkKunammut pijausimajut. They were lost in a storm. AkKunatsivuk. It turned stormy.
AkKus‰k Short stop. v. AkKus‰gal‰vunga. I am only making a short visit on my way elsewhere. Nainilialluta akKus‰l‰kKugut Hopedalimut. We shall make a short stop at Hopedale on our way to Nain.
AkKusinialuk Highway. n. Main road. n. AkKusinialuk takijuk. The highway is long.
AkKusinik Road. n. AkKusinimmi p‰llaKauvunga. I fell down on the road.
AkKutik Road. n. Path. n. Route. n. AkKutikkolaugit. Walk on the road. Upinngas‰mi akKutiKaKattangituk. In the early spring, there is no way to get across there.
Aklun‰k Rope; heavy line. n. Ref: Watts
Akpiujak Strawberry. n. Ref: Murphy
Akuak Outlet of pond.
Akuk Catch. v. Pattak akuvaga. I caught the ball.
Akulaittuk Frequent. N‰lautikkut akulaittumik tus‰ttauKattatuk. It is frequently heard over the radio.
Akuliak Nasal bone. n. Space between the eyes. n. Point of land, a raised promontory between two bays. AkuliakKutujutsuak His eyes are very far apart.
Akullik In the middle., Middle child. n. Akullivutit. You are in the middle. Akullingani napv‰jaga. I found it mixed up with them. Akullip‰ The most centered.
Akunek Gone a long time. v. Akunelittuk ‰nniasiupvimi. He has been at the hospital a long while.
Akungani Among. Akunganejuk. It is amongst them.
Akuni For a long time. Akuni KinijalikKagit. I've been looking everywhere for you for a long time. AkuneniakKen? Will you be a long while?
AkuniKa For a long time. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Akunnasivuk It is still undecided.
Akunnatuk Goes in, enters. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Akunngani Between them, amid them, among them. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Akutsik Mix bread. v. Catch a ball. v. Bread dough. n. Akutsilaugit niaKojatsamik! You mix dough for bread! Akutsivuk pattamik. He caught the ball.
Akutsivik Pan for mixing dough. n. Akutsivigale? Where is my mixing pan?
Akuttatik Catcher in a ballgame. n. Akuttatiutsiangitualuk. He is a poor catcher.
Akuttuasippuk Game where on marks traces in the frost snow to a rythmic song to define whether ... will happen: if the sequence concurs then the event will happen. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Akuttuatittuk Act, speak at long intervals. v. Akuttuatippait She spaces out his words or deeds Akuttutut Those that are spaced out far from on another (in space or time) Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Akuttujuk Infrequent. Akuttujummi esiKattagialik. He has to take his pills every so often.
AKaguk Expect to leave. v. AKagujut Nainiliagiamik Kauppat. They are expecting to leave for Nain tomorrow.
AKiaguk Stomach. n. Glutton. n. AKiagunga annialik. He has a stomach ulcer. AKiagualok. You glutton!
AKiak Abdomen. n.
AKiggik Barrener or white partridge (rock ptarmigan, lagopus mutus). n. AKiggisiugiajuk. He is gone hunting barreners.
AKiggiKutik Chicken or turkey. n. Ref: Dorais
AKiggilik Spruce partridge (Canachites canadensis). n.
AKigginiutik Partridge hawk (gyrfalcon, Falco rusticolus). n. Ref: Murphy
AKiggivik Brooker or white partridge (willow ptarmigan, lagopus lagopus). n.
AKittuk Soft., Lead. n. AKittumik akitikkagumavunga. I want a soft pillow. AKittumut ‰kKigajakKotuk. I think it can be repaired with lead.
AKotik Tiller. n. Steering wheel. n. Rudder. n. AKotinga katasimalauttok. Their rudder fell off.
AKuk Steer a boat. v. stern of boat. n. AKulaugit. Steer the boat. AKumejuk. He is in the stern of the boat.
AKumiak Outboard motor. n. Ref: Dorais
AKumigok Drive a speed boat. v. Speed boat. n. AKumigojut. They are in a speed boat. AKumigokkojut. They are going by speed boat. AKumigolik. He has a speed boat. AKumigolautsimaven? Have you ever ridden in a speed boat?
AKumik Go with the wind. v. AKumijut. They are going with the wind.
AKupivuk Animal squats. v. Dog curled up in a ball. v. Animal crouched to hide. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
AKupvik Cockpit. n. Ref: Dorais
AKutti Ships's pilot. n. Tiller person in an umiak. n. Driver of a car. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Alak Sole of a shoe, boot. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Alakkak Appear. v. Nuvutannakut pujulik alakkaniattuk. The steamer will come in sight through Nuvutannak.
Alakkas‰jak Paper. n. Alakkas‰jak tittaivuk. The piece of paper blew away.
Alansi Orange; a loan word from English. n. Grapefruit; a loan word from English. n. Lemon; a loan word from English. n. Ref: Dorais
Aliagik Like. v. Aliagijaga. I like it.
Alianai Pleasure.How pleasant it is.
Alik Tear. v. Line made from dried sealskin. Aliv‰? Did it tear?
Alik Harpoon thong for a seal harpoon. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Alikkut Object of derision. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Alikut Translucent quartz. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Alingik Had enough. v. Not wanting to do it again. Alingivunga ilinniatitsigasuagiamik Inuttut. I've had enough of trying to teach Inuttut; I never want to try again. Alingitt‰puk. He has had enough fights.
Alittik Sock. n. Stocking. n. AlittiKaven? Are you wearing socks? AlittiK‰nngituk. She is not wearing stockings.
Alittuk Tear up. v. Atuagegunni alittuniakKatit. Tear it up when you finish reading it.
Aliv‰puk Person retreats a little, goes away a little distance. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Alivasittuk Who is some distance. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
All‰k Straddle. v. Spread the legs out. v. Kimmik all‰ngajuk natimmi. The dog is on the floor with its legs open.
All‰kkatautik Round snow shoes used by Innu that oblige the wearer to swing his legs widely when walking. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
All‰luk And even ... (at the start of a sentence, insistantly). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
All‰pp‰ Wiped it. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
All‰t Even so. All‰t t‰nna. Even that one. All‰t Kuats‰mut kamill‰tlunga anisimakKauvunga. I had such a bad fright, I ran outdoors in bare feet.
Allagak Letter. n. Allagalitauven? Did you receive a letter?
Allagutik Sponge. n. Dish towel. n. Face cloth. n. Towel. Allagutinga paudlatuk. His dish towel needs washing (it's dirty, dusty). Allagutigaven? Do you have anything to wipe up this mess with?
Allait Books. n. Innu. n. Letters. n. Allaminik atuatsenatuk. He is always reading his books. Allait tikikKaujut. The Innu came. Allait tikikKaujuk. Your letters came. Atinga pingasunik allalik. His name has three letters.
Allak Write. v. Innu. n. Hymnbook. n. Drawings on a dickey. n. Letter in the alphabet. n. Allasonguven? Can you write? Summa allalautsimagunnaiKen? How come you never write anymore? Allauninga takutsak. It's obvious that he is Innu. AllaKanngimaidluni tutsiasualikKaujuk. She was singing away without a hymnbook. Allangit piujutsuat. Her embroidery is very well done. Allagok. Write it.
AllaKik Nice, clear, sunny day. Kauppat allaKil‰kKuk. Tomorrow will be a nice, clear, sunny day.
Allanguak Spotted whale (Narwhal, Monodon monoceros). n. Ref: Murphy
Allatalik Bookcase. Ref: Dorais
Allatausimajunik unuksititsije Publisher. Ref: Watts
Allatigik Wipe dishes, etc. v. Allatigilaugit. Wipe the dishes. AllatigiutitsaKaven? Do you have something to wipe it with?
Allats‰ngotip‰ Change expression, to appear smiling. v. Change liturgical vestiment (colour). v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Allausinga Handwriting; a way of writing. Ref: Watts
Allautik Pen, pencil, chalk, etc. n.
Allavik Office. n. Office desk. n. Writing pad. n. Allavimmejuk. He is in the office. AllaviKatlalangatung. I wish I had a desk. AllaviKaven? Do you have a writing tablet?
Allavitsak Writing paper. n. Exercise book. n. AllavitsaKanngilanga . I don't have any writing paper.
Allig‰k Flooring or a rug. n. Ref: Watts
Alliguk Lower jawbone. n. AlligungasiKumisimajuk. His jaw is broken.
Alligul‰juk His teeth chatter from cold. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Allik At the bottom. n. Allip‰k piunipp‰k. The one on the bottom is the best one of them.
Allinik Mattress. n. Ref: Dorais
Allug‰vik Doormat. n. Ref: Dorais
Allugik Doorstep. n. Ref: Watts
Alluk Take a step. v. Alluso‑on? Can you step across it?
Aluijak Wipe the feet on something. v. AluijaniakKutit. Make sure you clean your boots before you go in.
Aluijapvik Doormat, carpet. n. Aluijapvik itsutulauguk. Shake out the doormat.
Aluk Sole. n. Deer's stomach insides. n. Snowmobile track. n. Dog paw. n. Alokka ippiniagunnaitok; lmmak‰ Kuajok. My soles are numb; maybe they are frozen. Tuttuk alunga mamattusuak. Deer's stomach is a delicacy.
AluKasijannik White ice along shoreline just before freeze-up.
Alup‰k Lick out. Alup‰juk pogutamminik. It is licking its plate.
Aluts‰k Eat soup. v. Soup. n. Bad ice. n. Jammimik aluts‰juk. He is spooning jam. Alutj‰ga suli onaluadlatuk. My soup is still too hot. Aluts‰g‰lutuinnak. The ice is like soup.
Alutsak Patterns for footwear. n. Ref: Watts
Alutsautialuk Dessert spoon. n. AlutsautialuKavise? Do you have any dessert spoons?
Alutsautiatsuk Teaspoon. n. Alutsautiatsuk tatallugu siugaujatt‰niakKat. Put in one teaspoon salt.
Alutsautik Spoon. n.
Am‰gutik Anything used for carrying and infant on one's back. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Am‰k Carry a baby on the back. v. Edible root. n. Am‰janga. She is carrying him piggy back. Am‰nga pigulittuk. The root of the plant is now growing. Am‰nga ajuap pejaujuk. The root of the boil is taken out.
Am‰mailtak Brassiere. n. Am‰mailtaKaven? Are you wearing a brassiere?
Am‰mak Suck the breast or bottle. v. Breast. n. Am‰majuk. She is sucking a bottle. Am‰maittausimajuk. She has had a breast removed.
Am‰mautik Baby's bottle. n. Am‰mautingale nutaga‑um? Where is the baby's bottle?
Am‰miutak Object carried in a baby's hood, Decorations on an amautik. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Am‰ttuajiv‰ Carries her baby for her. v. Am‰ttuap‰ She, he carries a baby on his, her back (to help the mother). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Amaguk Grey wolf (Canus lupus). n. Amagusimajuk. He has killed a wolf.
Amajak Lance (Atlantic sand eel, Ammodytes americanus). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
Amaulig‰k Snow bird (Snow bunting, plectrophenas nivalis). n. Ref: Murphy
Amaulik King eider (male, Somateria spectabilis). n. Male eider duck (c ommon eider, Somateria mollissima). Ref: Murphy Ref: Ittulak
Amautik Hood of a Kulitak for carrying a baby. n. Amautilinnik takulautsimagunnaiKugut. We never see baby-carrying hoods anymore. Amaummij‰p‰ He renmoves what she is carrying in her hood Nutagamik ammaummilep‰ She puts the baby in her hood. Amaummiliutiv‰ She puts an object in her hood. Amaummip‰ He carries him in and amautik. Amaut Hood of a female parka Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Amek? Goldeneye (barrow's goldeneye, Bucephala islandica). Ref: Ittulak Ref: Peacock
Amiakkuk Leftovers. n. Anything that is left over. n. Left over. v. Amiakkunik kisiani niKitsaKavugut. All we have is leftovers. AmiakkutauniakKunga. Save some for me.
Amigaijaik Peel. v. Remove bark. v. k‰ttopalannik amigaijailaugit! Peel the potatoes! Alakkas‰jausaliuttauligamik amigaijattauKattajut Kijuit. In pulp manufacture the bark is removed from the wood.
Amigaittut Numerous, there are many. Ref: Watts
Amigak Short of things. v. Tree bark. n. Skin on fruit. n. Sunami amigavit‰? What are we short of? Amiganga pegialik. The bark must be removed.
Amigatsik Short of things. v. Ref: Noggasak
Amigik Find too small. v. Amigijai‑en? Is it too small for you?
Amik Human skin. n. Animal skin, pelt. n. Amejuk. He skinned himself.
Amisut School of seals. Amisuniajut. They are after a school of seals.
Amittasajak Tin (material used to make cans). Ref: Dorais
Amittuk Narrow. AkKusinik amittuk. The road is narrow.
Amm‰ggaujak Woven basket. n. Am‰ggaujaliusok. She knows how to weave baskets.
Amma And., Also., Too. Ammalu. Give me some more. Amma una, ikajuttigimmijaga. This one is also my helper. Amma Inuttut ilinniatitsigasualigatta, uKumaittup‰ngugattamat. Also, when we're trying to teach Inuttut, it becomes very difficult.
Ammagituasuk Sea cucumber (cucumaria frondosa). n. Ref: Ittulak Ref: Jararuse
Ammaigutik Can opener. n. Ref: Dorais
Ammak Open. v. Ammasimajugav‰? Is there one already open? Kummujuk ammalauguk! Open the tin! Kanga ammaniattung niuvipving? When will the store open?
Ammomajuk Clam (soft-shell clam, mya arenaria). n. Ammomajuttajuk. He is picking clams.
Ammut Downwards. Ammut iggalangajuk. He is looking downwards.
Amna That one, who is about to speak, who is far off, who is on the other side, who is to the north. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
AmuaKattautik Block and tackle. n. Umiavut kisiani amuaKattautimmut Kakitaugajattuk. Our boat can only be pulled ashore with a block and tackle.
Amujok Chest of drawers. n. Amujommejuk alittekik. Your socks are in the drawer.
Amuk Pull out by the roots. v. Amulauguk. Pull it out by the roots. kigutinga amuttaugialik. Her tooth must be pulled out. Amuvuk. It has pulled apart.
Amusik Parka made loose enough to hold a baby. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
An‰nak Mother. n. An‰naga kamiliujuk. My mother is making a pair of skin boots.
An‰nanguak Step-mother. n. Ref: Watts
An‰nsiak Grandmother on mother's side. n. An‰nsiaga Kanimapp‰juk. My grandmother is very ill.
An‰nsiatjus‰k Great-grandmother on mother's side. n. Ref: Ben-Dor
Anagek Shit fly. n. Ref: Igloliorte
Anagiattuvik Bathroom. n. Washroom. n. Toilet. n. Outhouse. n. Anagiattuvivut m‰ni. Our toilet is here.
Anajanattuk Delicate, fragile.
Anak Pass feces. v. Feces. n. Anagunnangiven? Are you constipated? T‰kkua ukaliup anangit. Those are rabbit droppings.
Anakulojak Mustard. n. Ref: Igloliorte
Ananauvuk Nice person, he is almighty.
Anangik Dirt fly. n. Ref: Igloliorte
Anauk Hit something with an object. Kimmik anaulauguk. Hit the dog. Anauttauniannak. Don't get hit.
Anaullagak Drum. n. Ref: Dorais
Anautsagak Hockey puck, ball. n. Ref: Dorais
Anautsak Play ball. v. Suguset anautsanguajut. The children are playing Indian baseball.
Anautsautik Hockey stick. n. Baseball bat. n. Bowling pin. n. Ref: Dorais
Angajuk Girl's older sister. n. Boy's older brother. n. Angajuatsuga ullusiujuk. My older brother is having his day.
AngajukK‰k Boss. n. Leader. n. Parent. n. Chief. n. AngajukK‰savut. He will be our leader. Taikinna Allait angajukK‰nga. That man there is the chief of the Innu. AngajukK‰ngugasugilikKen? Do you think you're the boss.
Angak Uncle, on mother's side. n.
Angakkuk Sorcerer. n. Someone with spiritual powers. n. Hex. v. Bird through which the angakkuk communicates with the spiritual world. Suli angakkuKavuk silatsuami. There are still sorcerers in this world. Angakkutausimajuk. Someone cast a spell on him. Timmiakulummik angakkuKalauttuk. Her angakkuk was a little bird.
Angatsuk Uncle, on mother's side. n. Ref: Noggasak
Angiggak Home. Angiggav‰? Has he gone home? Did he come home?
Angijuk Big. Angijugusimajuk. It has grown bigger. Angiluadlatuk. It's too big. Angigijaga. I find it too big. Anginitsak. Bigger.
AngijukKauKatigek Committee member., Coard member., Council member., Church elder. AngajukKauKatigenut ilittausimalittuk. He has been appointed a church elder.
Angik Agree. v. Say yes. v. Angiven? Do you agree? Angittauguma kisiani. Only if I am given permission.
AngiKak Go home. v. Home. n. AngiKalittatok! I wish we were going home! AngiKaganngitukuluk. The poor thing, she has no home. AngiKami. At home.
AngiKatigek Make a deal. v. Agree to something. AngiKatigejok. They both agree to it. AngiKatigegutsi, taim‰k pil‰kKugut. If you all agree with that, that's what we will do.
Anginik Bigness of size. Angininga Kaujimanngitaga. I don't know how big it is.
Angittuk Agrees; says yes. Ref: Watts
Angok Accidentally defecate. v. Angosimajuk. He dirtied his pants.
Angotik Propeller on a boat. n. AngotitsaKanngituk motavut. Our boat has no propeller.
Anguk Kill a seal. v. Angusimajuk natsimik. He has killed a jar seal.
Angummatik Catch up. v. Angummativuk uvannik. He caught up to me.
Angusalok Young male animal; a young buck. n. Ref: Watts
Angusiak Midwife's name for boys she has delivered. Ref: Ben-Dor
Angusivuk Overtakes. v.
Angutik Male. n. Man. n. Husband. n. Una Kimmiagulak angutik. This puppy is male. Angutiugaluanguna. He is, in fact, a man. AngutiKaven? Do you have a husband?
Angutiksak FianceŽ (male).
Angutitsiak Handsome male. NulettuKutinga angutitsiasuak. Her boyfriend is very handsome.
Anigotik Come out through. v. Tamauna anigotiso‑ong? Can it come out through that way? Ilulinga anigotisimalauttuk. The bullet came out through his body.
Aniguvuk Goes out through. v.
Anik Go out. v. Brother of a girl. n. Anigiasiven? Are you going out now? AnikKujausimajuk. She was driven out. Anittailititaujuk. She is being kept from going out. Anigumanngituk. She doesn't want to go out. Aniga naukiak. My brother is somewhere; I don't know where he is.
Aninguak Step-brother of a girl.
Aninnegutik Lose breath. v. Aninnegutidluni, tikikKaujuk. He came all out of breath from running.
Aninnik Breath. n. Life. n. Aninniga nukKakas‰vuk. My breath nearly stopped. Motanga aninniKanngituk. The motor is completely dead. Aninnialuk God the great spirit.
Anippan‰ppuk Deserves what he gets. Anippan‰ttaulauttuk. He was given what he deserved. Anippan‰mek! Good! He deserved it. He was asking for that. Anippanan‰pp‰juk He is delighted with his revenge on someone who made him suffer.
Anippattuk What is considered good, durable. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Anits‰k Sigh. v. Anits‰tigasualauguk. Try to make him breathe. Anits‰p‰. I am out of breath. Anits‰ginnalittuk. He keeps sighing.
Anitsivik Dump. n. Anitsivialuvut mamaittusuangulittuk. Our dump is really smelly now.
Anitt‰! Good! let's go out., Fortunately, just in time (used above all in negations, fortunate that we are not without game, did not drown ect.). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Anittaima Yes, just as I thought. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ann‰tuk Complain. v. Ann‰tuttaunguvunga. I am sick of your complaints.
Anna That one (about whom one is about to speak) who is in the south. rel. assuma, pl. akua. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Annagek Mating pair of animals. n. Ref: Watts
Annaik Miss a shot. v. Miss out on an opportunity. v. Annaivaga. I didn't get a shot at it. VoniKanngikaluamut, annaisimalaukKugut katimajunik. Because we didn't have a phone, we didn't hear about the meeting and so missed out on it.
Annak Female., Woman. n. Wife. n. Annamik pigumangilanga. I don't want a bitch dog. Annangun‰? Is that a woman? Annat‰kas‰littuk. He is nearly getting married. Annaga takukKauv‰n? Did you see my wife?
AnnaKutik Midwife of a boy. Ref: Ben-Dor
Annaliak Midwife's name for girls she has delivered. Ref: Ben-Dor
Annaligiak Bitch (female dog). n. Ref: Watts
Annalluk Female animal. n. Ref: Watts
Annasiak Pretty girl or woman. Annasiagitsuajaga. I find her very pretty. Annasiangunngimaittuk. She is not at all pretty.
Annasitsijuk Menstrates. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Annaviak Female duck or bird. n.
Anngajugak Pant. v. Kimmik Anngajugappuk kiatsiuppat. The dog pants because it is too warm.
Anngak Niece. n.
Anngijivuk Conceals. v.
Anngilik Pit of the stomach. n. Anngililigivuk He has a pain in the pit of his stomach
Anngiujak Nail or bolt head. n. Ref: Dorais
Anngo Don't touch. Don't do that.
Anngutik Overtake. v. AnngutilikKuk sivullip‰mik. He is overtaking the first one. AnngutiniagunakKunga niuvipvimut. I wonder if I shall get there before the store closes.
Annigijaunik Election. Ref: Dorais
Annigusuk Favour. v. Vote. v. Elect. v. Annigusuijaujuk Inunnut. He is the people's choice. Annigusuvunga ominga. I nominate her. AnnigusugiaKavugut. We must vote.
Annikippuk Lasts a short time.
Annikittuk Ice skate. Ref: Dorais
Annug‰k Put on clothing. v. Dress. n. Clothing. n. Imminik annug‰songulittuk. She can now dress herself. Annug‰kkaKattalaugit! Do wear a dress now and then! Annug‰tsiangitokuluk . She doesn't have much of a wardrobe. Annug‰k atajok. A slip.
Annug‰Kautik Clothes closet. n. Annug‰KautiKalittatok! I wish for the day when we will have a clothes closet! Annug‰Kautimmejuk. It is in the closet.
Annug‰tsajak Cotton. n. Material for making dresses, etc. n. Annug‰tsajammik ilupiagutalik. The lining is cotton.
Anug‰gutik Ventilator. n. Ref: Dorais
Anugaulitak Windscreen. n. Ref: Watts
Anugautik Wind breaker. n. Ref: Watts
Anugik Wind. n. Blow (wind). v. Anugimut tittausimajuk. The wind blew it away. Ippasak anugippap‰lilaukKuk. Yesterday the wind was blowing very hard. Anugik iluiggane. Winds blowing ohshore.
Anuguammij‰ttuk Blows in gusts. v.
Anuk Dog harness. n. Harness a dog. v. Anumminik kelisimajuk. He has been chewing on his harness. Anugasualauguk. Try to harness him.
Anuksak Seal skin line used to harness a dog team. n. Ref: Watts
Apa Horsehead (Grey seal, Halichoerus grypus). n. Apasimajuk. He got a grey seal. Ap‰gajuk. It's a grey seal pup.
Apakaivuk Sees him unexpectedly. v. Apakaittausimakpaujuk anagiattusimadluni. Someone opened the outhouse door on him. Apag‰. I didn't expect that to happen.
Apigik Ask. v. Apigilauguk Kanga tikil‰mmang‰t. Ask him when he will be back here again. Apitsujuk She asks for information. Apitsutuk He questions, interrogates. ApikKutik A question.
Apik Snowed in. v. Apivok. It is snowed in.
ApikKuin None of your business!
ApiKunik Over-curious person who asks too many questions. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Apitsuk Question. v. Apitsutaunnguvunga. I am tired of being questioned.
App‰k Go and notify. v. App‰laugit tikijunik. Go and tell them that they have arrived. App‰tituinnak. A person who is always gossipping.
Appak Turre (Common murre, Uria algae). n. Turre (thick-billed murre,Uria lomvia). Ref: Brice-Bennett Appaluvinik taunani. There are a lot of turres down there.
Appaliatsuk Bull birds (Dovekie, Alle alle). n. Appaliatsuit mamattusuat. Those bull birds are very tasty.
Appalik Run. v. Appalillutit, uKautigiattulauguk. Run and tell him. Appalittutuk He makes several paces running (either tripping or gathering himself to jump)
Appalittupuk Stumbles. v.
Appangik Walk quickly. v. Appangijuk. He's walking fast. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Appik Bakeapple (Rubus chamaemorus). n. Appet aunigulittut. The bakeapples are getting ripe.
AppiKutik Bakeapple plant before the fruit is formed. n. Plant with leaves used to make herbal tea (Sibbaldia procumbens). n. Ref: Aichen
Appingik Hudsonian curlew (whimbrell, numenius phaeopus). n. Snipe (common snipe, Gallinago gallinago)., woodcock (american woodcock, scolopax minor). Ref: Peacock Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
AppinnaKutik Stems and leaves of a bakeapple plant. n. Ref: Aichen
Appitsak Bakeapple plant in spring before they turn red. n. Ref: Aichen
Apuk Bump. v. AputtauKaujuk Kamutimmut. He was bumped by the sled. Apuniannak! Don't bump into it!
Aputik Snow that has fallen. n. Ref: Noggasak
Aputiktatuk Fetches snow to make water. v. Ref: Watts
Aputjauk Buried in snow. v. Ukkuanga aputjausimajuk. His door is buried in snow and he can't get out.
Apvak Half., Part of., Half hour. n. Apvamik pigumaven? Do you want a half piece? Apvanganik Kaitsilaugit. Give me a part of it. Apvagutittait. Divided into two piles or groups. Ref: Watts Apvaguttuk Is half finished, half completed, half full. Ref: Watts
Apvaku Part of. Apvakumik Kaitsijuk. She gave me a half-empty pack.
Apviak Be in the way. v. Apviatlanak. Don't be in the way. Apvialut‰lutuinnak. It is only in the way.
Apvik Bow head whale (Balaena mysticus). n. Humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) rare. n. Sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus) males come north. n.
Apvitak Go from place to place. v. Apvitajuk paitsijik. The nurse is going around town looking in on patients.
Asi Other. Asileng? Is there another like it? AsiKanngituk. There is no other. There is no replacement. AsiKagiaKalatsingipp‰k He looks after only one thing. AsiKagiaKalatsingittuk He only looks after himself.
Asia Another. Asianik tigusingasaligit. Take another one instead. Upvalu asia. I thought it was a different one. Asianguvuk He is different, it is another or he is replaced.
Asiggup‰k Takes another path, goes by another way. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Asiguk Destroyed. v. Perish at sea. v. Lost. v. ImmaK‰ asigusimalittut. Maybe they have died at sea. Paigitt‰sigukKunata! Protect us, lest we perish!
AsikKik Waste. v. kenaujammik asikKituinnalikKutit. You are only wasting money.
Asinevuk Elsewhere from me.
Asinga Its other. The one different from this one.
Asinnepuk At another place than me. He is with some one else, not me.
Asinniak Commit adultery. v. Asinniajutsaungilatit. You should not commit adultery.
Asiujik Lose. v. Asiujiven? Have you lost something? Asiujiniannagu! Don't lose it!
Asiuk Disappear. v. Asiuv‰? Did it become lost? Asiuvuk. It disappeared.
Assut Caribou moss (cladonia rengiferina). n. Ref: Peacock
Asu Is that so! I see.
At‰ Its under side. At‰sanejuk. It is below it. At‰sanga minguasimanngituk. The bottom is not painted.
At‰ppuk Has come down. v.
At‰tak Father. n. Atataga angiKami. My father is at home. At‰. Dad. At‰taille? Where is your father?
At‰tanguak Step-father. n. Ref: Watts
At‰tsiajus‰k Great-grandfather. n. Ref: Ben-Dor
At‰tsiak Grandfather. n. At‰tsiag‰luga pisugunnagunnaituk. My old grandfather is too old and weak to walk.
At‰ttuk Comes down from inland to the sea. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Atajok Dress. n. Ref: Dorais
Atajualok One-piece long underwear (long johns). n. Ref: Dorais
Atak Connected. v. Related to. v. Joined on to something. v. Tatsumunga atajuk. It is connected to that part.
Atanigusik Governor. n. Atanigusivut tikil‰ttuk. Our lieutenant-governor will pay us a visit.
Atanik King. n. Queen. n. Atanivut tuKujugong. They say that our Queen is dead.
Ataniusik Want one's own way. v. Ataniusituinnajukulualuk. The child is spoiled and wants his own way.
Atanngusivuk Determined. v.
Atanniutivigiv‰. Advises him. v.
Atatotik Truck. Atatotik ukiusiutik A tractor (with tracks) Ref: Dorais
Atausilik Ace (in a deck of cards).
Atausiliugutik Crochet needle. n. Atausiliugutinga saunimit sanajausimajuk. Her crochet needle is made from bone.
Atausiliuk Crochet. v. Atausiliusimajuk. It is crocheted. Atausiliugiamik ilinniajuk. She is learning how to crochet.
Atautsik One. Atautsimiugaluappat. It doesn't matter even if it is only one. Atautsimeng? One?
Atautsikut All together., All at once. Atautsikut tutsiagiasiniakKusi. Start singing at the same time. Atautsikogunnangituina‑Kai? Maybe they can't all go on the same one?
Atautsituinak Only one. Ref: Watts
Ate Go ahead, keep on trying!
AteKai Come in; welcome to my home. Ref: Noggasak
Atigiappak Sweater. Ref: Dorais
Atigik n. Put on a parka. v. Atigiliuttanajuk. Someone is making a parka for him. Atigijuk. He is putting on his parka.
Atigitsak Duffel. n. Ref: Dorais
Atigusik Surname. n. Ref: Watts
Atik Name. n. Put on clothes. v. Atinga Kaujimajan? Do you know his name? Atilauguk. Put it on.
Atinguak Nickname. n. Ref: Watts
Atits‰k Come down. v. Atits‰pat uKautiniattaga. I shall tell him when he comes downstairs.
Atitsiak Namesake. n. Good name. n. Atitsiaga inolipvilik. My namesake has a birthday. Atitsiag‰? Does she have the same name as me?
Atittuk Put on a lot of clothes. v. Atittus‰dlalauttuk . He hurried up and put on his clothes.
Atjak Ash. n. Carry. v. Gun-powder. n. AtjaijagiaKagaluattaga. I really must take the ashes out of it. Atjaso‑on? Can you carry it? Is it too heavy for you? AtjataugiagakKaujuk. He had to be carried on a stretcher.
Atjaluak Wheel. n. Cogged wheel. n. Atjaluanga pevuk. The wheel came off.
Atjigek Those two are alike. Atjigenngimaittuk. Those two are not a bit alike. Atjigenngituk. An odd pair of socks.
Atjik Same., Alike. Una atjinga. This one is like it. Atjivut. He is like us. Atjiganngituk. It is strange. There is nothing like it.
Atjinguak Photograph. n. Ref: Noggasak
Ats‰gekkutik Something to prevent rolling. n. Ukkuak ats‰gekkutitt‰lauguk. Put something against the door to keep it from closing.
Ats‰k Snatch. v. Take with force from someone. v. Take away. v. Ats‰nniKaliagiattugaujilik. She came and snatched it away. Sugusimminik ats‰ttausimajuk. Her children have been taken away. Ats‰gasualaunga. Try to take it from me.
Ats‰nik Seaward, sea current. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Atsajuak Wheel on an axis, but not a flywheel. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Atsak Aunt, on father's side. n. Slope. n. Atsasuga. My aunt. Atsanganimmi. On the slope.
AtsaKuk Upper arm. n.
Atsalippuk Rubs between his hands. v.
Atsaluak Wheel. n. A cogged wheel. n. Atsaluanga pevuk. The wheel came off. Atsaluatipp‰k He makes the wheels go around, the vehicle advance.
Atsanik Northern Lights. n. Light up. v. Atsaninnik itsiven? Are you afraid of the Northern Lights? AtsanitsualikKuk. The Northern Lights are really active tonight.
Atsapaluak Roll. v. AtsapaluakKaujuk pinnimut. It rolled into a crack. Atsapaluak A spherical object. Atsapaluattip‰k He makes a round object roll.
Atsat‰t‰juk Chickadee (Black capped chickadee, Parus atricapillus). n. Ref: Murphy
Atsaujak Ball. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
AtsiKagettuk Like it already.
Atsipuk Deep down.
Atsot Go ahead. I don't mind. Try harder. Keep on going.
Atsuguk Use strength. v. Exert oneself. v. Think highly of. v. Atsugugaluadluni, matuigunnakaungitanga. Although he used all his strength, he could not open it. Atsuguttailigialik. He must rest and not exert himself. Uvannik atsugutsiasiajuk. He loves me with all his heart.
Atsuil‰ As it was expected to happen. Atsuil‰ Mont‰gimi tikivuk. As expected, he arrived on Monday.
Atsuilik Healthy person. n.
Atsungittuvuk Fastens forcefully. v.
Atsup‰k Child to bed with a bottle or the breast. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Attaguivuk Diligent. v.
Attajappuk Loafs. v.
Attap‰ Not considered, OR not respect him. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Attasik Borrow. v. Taimanganit attasingilanga. Since that day l have borrowed nothing. Attasigutta kisiani. The only way we can do it is by borrowing.
Attatugauvuk Loaning thing.
Attatuk Borrow. v. Attatuttausimajuk. Someone has borrowed it. Attatupviusonguven n‰lautimming? Can I borrow your radio?
Attiavuk Robs. v.
Attuannik Northerly wind. Ref: OKalaKatiget
Attuinak Ready. Ref: Watts
Attuk Touch. v. Attutailiguk. Try not to touch it. Attuniannagu! Don't touch it!
Atuagak Book (to read). n. Novel. n. Atuagamittok! I wish I had a book to read!
Atuak Read. v. Atuaso‑on? Can you read it? Atualauguk. Read it.
Atuanning‰k Northwesterly wind. Ref: OKalaKatiget
Atuatsik Reading. v. Atuatsisonguven? Can you read? Uvannut atuatsiKattatuk. He reads to me. Atuatsijuk. He is reading.
Atuinnak Ready. AtuinnaulikK‰? Is it ready now? Atuinnak. It is ready.
Atuinnautik Make ready. v. Atuinnautijaunngitullonet. It is not even being made ready.
Atuk Use. v. Wear. v. Valuable. v. Una atuniatt‰n? Will you be using this? Atujanga. He is wearing it. Atupp‰p‰juk. It is really useful. He is a great deal of help to us. AtukKongitualuk. It doesn't seem to be a part of it. It seems useless.
Atungak Skin boot bottom. n. kisimi atunganga mitsugiakalittuk. Only the bottom needs sewing now.
Atungatsak Sealskin that will be used for boot bottoms. n. AtungatsaKaven? Do you have any sealskin that can be used for boot bottoms?
Atungaujak Leaves of mountain avens (numbs the tongue). n. Ref: Aichen
Atunik Used or worn thing. Takutsak atunik. It's evident that it has been worn before. It's clearly second hand.
Atunit Each one. Each time.
Atunngik Stitch the inside of boot bottoms. v. Atunngigialikka. I still have to sew the insides of the boot bottoms.
Atusivuk Puts on clothes. v.
Augappuk Leans forward. v.
Augiak Blood clot. n. Augiag‰lunnik migiajuk. He is vomitting blood clots.
Augitsik Drain of blood. v. Ukalimmik augitsijuk. He is letting the blood drain out of the dead rabbit.
Aujak Summer. n. This summer. Aujaulippat, onadlaKattal‰givuk. In the summer, we will have some hot weather again. Aujak ogannial‰kKunga. This summer, I will go cod fishing. Auj‰lik It has is summer fur, plummage Aujattuk Summer has come. Aujatsiutit Summer clothes. Aujasiutuk Spends the summer. Ref: Watts
Auk Musher's command to turn right., Blood. n. Bleed. v. No!, Melt. v. Auk! Auk! Turn right! AuKatsiangituk. She has low blood. She is anemic. Aujuk. He is bleeding. Auk. Definitely not Auvuk. It melted.
Auka No. Aukammagik. Certainly not. Auk‰juk. He said no. He does not agree to it.
Aukkanik Become warm. v. Maunnga aukkanitsigiaittuligit. Come over here and warm yourself. Have you warmed up now?
Aulajik Remember from past experience. v. Aulajiven sivullip‰k tingijok tikimmat? Do you remember the coming of the first airplane? Ilangit aulajinngitakka, sugusiulaugama. I don't remember everything because I was only a child at the time.
Aulajotik Motion picture projector. Ref: Dorais
Aulajuk Motion picture camera. Atjiliugutik aulajuk. A movie camera. Ref: Dorais
Aulak Moving. v. Aulajuk suli. It is still twitching. Sunakiak aulajuk taunani. Something is moving around down there.
Aulasajuatik Fishing line. Ref: Dorais
Aulasak Jig. v. Aulasajut imappimi. They are jigging for fish in deep water (the open sea).
Aulitjak Move. v. Aulitjapat, KukiniakKat. When it moves, shoot it. AulitjagunnagunnaimaikKunga. I can't move at all.
Aull‰k Move away to a temporary residence. v. Aull‰simajut. They are away at their winter place. They are away. Aull‰simapvimejut. They are at their sealing place.
Aull‰tik Move household belongings. v. Aull‰tijut. They are moving their things into another house.
Aullagiavuk Moves further away.
Aullaik Sell. v. Aullaigajatt‰n uvannun? Can you sell it to me? Aullaigatsaungituk. It is not for sale. Aullaijuk imikulunnik. She is selling soft drinks.
Aullak Go away. v. AullamagilikKen? Are you moving away for good? Aullatitsijuk Kimminik. He is driving the dogs away. AullalikKen? Are you going away?
AullaKik Nosebleed. v. AullaKijuk imminik. His nose began bleeding on its own. AullaKitij‰‑en? Did you make his nose bleed?
Aullaumaj‰ppuk Wretches with pain.
Aullaumak Play hookey. v. Away without letting anyone know. v.
Aulsak Jig. v. Aulasajut imappimi. They are jigging for fish in deep water (the open sea). Aulsagialautta. Let's go jigging.
Aulsautik Jigger. n. Aulsautiga nitsivuk. My jigger is caught on something.
Aum‰luk Coal. n. Aum‰lunnik kisiani KijuKaKattalaukKugut. All we had to burn for firewood was coal.
Aumaijaik Clean stove of ash. v. Aumaijaigiak ajunnatuk. Taking the ash out of a stove is dirty work.
Aumajuakkutak Cushion. n. Ref: Dorais
Aumak Brands. n. Partly thawed out. v. Aumaleng? Are there any brands left in the stove? Aumajong? Is it thawed out? Aumaliutuk It it turning to embers.
Aumaku Glowing coal (no flame). n. Aumakulik. The coal is still glowing hot.
Aumaluak Round. kenanga aumaluatuinnak. Her face is really round. Aumaluanguna. That is a circle.
Aumauttuk Heated red hot, becomes a firebrand, an ember (coal, iron, wood) is . Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Aummitik Bedclothes. n. AummitiKaven? Do you have any bed clothes? Aummitituaga. My only blanket.
Aun‰k Bleed. v. Blood that has been bled. n. Go that way. v. Aun‰pp‰littong? Is it bleeding a lot? Aun‰g‰lunganut tutiniannak. Don't step on the pool of blood. Aun‰ng‰litta. Let's go that way instead.
Aunga Southen direction. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Aungijak Hemorrhage. v. Bleed a lot. v. Spitting blood. v. TB‑jut aungijaKattatut. Those who have T-B spit blood. Aungijajuk. He has cut a major artery.
Auniguk Rotten., Become decayed. v. keta aunigogami alijuk. It must be rotten; it tore. k‰ttopalait aunigulittut. The potatoes are getting rotten.
Aunik Rotten., Bare spot of ground in winter snow. n. kigutingit aunet. His teeth are rotten. Aunimmi nigimm‰niakKugut. We shall have a picnic on the bare spot of earth.
Aunngak Go over there. v. Aunngas‰tta. We must go over there now. Aunnga. Over there. Aunnga ililiguk. Put it over there. Aunngasok. It can go over there.
Aunniapuk Crawls to a seal. v.
Aupal‰ngajuk Orange. It is nearly red. It has a tinge of red.
Aupallak Blush. v. Aupallaving‰? Did I blush?
Aupallangak Blushing. v. Aupallangatuinnalittuk. He is just blushing, not knowing what to do or say.
Aupalutt‰gutik Lipstick. Ref: Dorais
Aupaluttak Red. Aupaluttamik tikKialikkatuk. He is wearing a red, peaked hat.
Aupaluttanguak Purple saxifrage, a plant with edible pink flowers (Saxifrage oppositifolia). n.
Aupilak Newborn caribou calf. n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
Aupvik Caterpillar. n. Rafter. n.
Auts‰k Hover. v. Swoop down. v. Auts‰vuk nunivakkamik. The bird swooped down on the mouse.
Autsiak Something that is being thawed out. Autsiagijaga. I am waiting for it to thaw out.
Auttutak Bird's nest. n. Auttutaliujuk. It is building a nest. Auttutanga siKuminiannagu. Don't break its nest.
Av‰k Knock unconscious. v. Knocked out. v. Av‰janga. He knocked him out. Av‰ven? Did the bump nearly knock you out? Av‰ttaujuk. Someone knocked him unconscious. Av‰kas‰vunga. I nearly knocked myself out.
Av‰l‰Kivuk Cries out.
Av‰ngak Partly knocked out. v. Act as if half awake or stupid. v. Av‰ngajuk. He is partly knocked out. Av‰dlatok. How slow he is!
Avak Bowhead whale calf. n. Ref: Watts
AvakKutak Island in river.
Avalappuk Boat is driven off course. v.
Avalliku Branch of river. n.
Avaluk Fence. n. Child's playpen. n. Frame. n. Avalo iluanejuk. He is inside the fence. Avaluliujuk. He is building a fence.
Avaluttak Knock. v. AvaluttatuKavuk. Someone knocked on the door.
Avani Up north, to the north. Avanimiut. People from the north. Avanejuk. He is in the north. It's over there. Avangat pikKaujut. They came from over there.
Avat Limb. n.
Avat‰ Surrounding it. Avat‰ allatitsianiakKat. Wipe its outside well.
Avatak Float made from skin. n.
Aviggugak Rice. n. Ref: Dorais
Avik Divide. v. Divorce. v. T‰nna aviliguk. You can share that between yourselves. Avitausimajuk. He has been divorced. Avisimajuk. He is divorced.
Aviluttapuk Knocks. v.
Avinngak Ungava lemming (Dicrostonyx hudsonius). n.
Avitsik Divide. v. Cut off a piece. v. NiaKojammik avitsilaugit! Cut off a piece of bread for me!
Avitt‰ Cut in half. Ref: Watts
Aviujivuk Ringing in his ear. v.
AviuKaik Cut up into slices. v. AviuKat‰ He cut it into slices Ref: ?
Aviuttuk Shaky tail (american pipit, anthus spinoletta) (n.). Ref: Ittulak
Eg‰nnisiamek Aroma from cooking food. Ref: Watts
Egangak Lean. v. Ungammiutanga egangajuk. The picture is leaning to one side.
Eggap‰k Hiccough. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Egiangus‰k Salivate. v. Egiangus‰likKunga. My mouth is watering.
Ejak Pill. n. Ejatt‰taukKauvunga ‰nniasiutimmut. The doctor gave me some pills.
Ek Swallow. v. Evaga. I swallowed it.
Ekianai Expression of sincere gratitude, much appreciation. Ref: Watts
Elilikap‰k Roasts it (in the oven). v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Elilikattuk Burns herself in the fire. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ennik Star fish. n.
Esik Swallow medicine. v. Esigumanngituk. He doesn't want to take his pills.
Evak Smutty harp (dark phase harp seal). n.
Fiar‰ Four o'clock; loan word from German. Ref: Watts
Frait‰g Friday; a loan word from German. Ref: Watts
H‰pvik Harp. n.
Hara Musher's command for left!
Hau Musher's command for to come!
Huit Musher's command to go!
Idlojak Seaweed. n.
Idlok Lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
Igajik Cook. n. Igajitsiasuanguvutit. You are a good cook.
Igak Cook. v. Sunamikia igajuk. She is cooking something.
Igal‰k Window. n. Igal‰mmejuk. He is at the window.
Igal‰tsajak Glass. n.
Igalik Chimney. n. Igalinga paujuk. The chimney is sooty.
Igautik Oil heater, primus stove. Ref: Dorais
Igavik Kitchen. n. Igavimejuk. She is in the kitchen.
Igg‰k Sunglasses. n. Igg‰kannasivuk. It is time to wear sunglasses.
Igg‰ni Near the bottom of anything containing a clear liquid. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Igganaik Finish. v. Igganaijattuk. She's just finishing up. Igganaipp‰. He finished it.
Iggavet Engine. n. Intestines and other inner organs. n. Iggavillutuk. Engine in disrepair. Iggavettanajuk. It is disemboweled.
Iggaviliuttik Mechanic. n. Ref: Dorais
Iggettuk Joyful, happy. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Iggiagommij‰k Shout for. v. Tikigavit iggiagommij‰likKauvunga. When you arrived, I wanted to shout for joy.
Iggiak Throat. n. Iggiangagut tigumiajak. He is being held by the throat.
Iggialigik Sore throat. v. Iggialigivunga. I have a sore throat.
Iggialiginek Diptheria. n. Iggialigivuk. He has diptheria. Ref: Watts
Igginaik Dim. v. Kullik igginailuadlatuk. The oil lamp is too dim.
Iggujik Hide oneself. v. Iggujijuk. He hides himself.
Iggutik Something to wipe with. n. Iggutimmik Kaitsilaugit! Give me a face cloth!
Iggutotik Washer. n. Scrubbing board. n. Iggutotimming‰k atuligit. Use the washer instead.
Iggutuik Wash clothes. v. IggutuigiaKavutit. You have to wash cloches.
Iggutuivik Wash tub. n. Washing machine. n. Iggutuivik siKumijuk. The washer broke.
Igik Throw away. v. Una iginiannagu. Don't throw this away.
Igimak Harpoon with moveable foreshaft (used from a Kajak). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Iginak Tune. n. IginaKangitumik tutsiajuk. She is singing out of tune.
Iginatsik Tune. v. Iginatsijuk Kilullagammik. He is tuning up the guitar.
Igipak Sopping wet. Igipalittut annug‰kka. My clothes are dripping wet.
Igitak Pluck feathers. v. Igitagiamik piutsangilanga. I don't like picking birds.
Igitsik Throw. v. IgitsiKauvunga ujagammik imammut. I threw a rock into the water.
Igunak Rotten., Fermented fish heads for eating. IKaluit igunasimajut. The trout have gone rotten.
Igutsak Bee. n. Igutsak mikKaujuk uvannut. A bee landed on me.
Igutsauj‰ttoKauk Bee hive. n. Ref: Igloliorte
Igutsaujak Wasp (Parasitic Yellowjacket - Dolichovespula adulterina). n.
Iguttik Take apart, to unravel. v. Iguttivuk. It fell apart. Iguttilauguk. Unravel it.
Ijagujak Crystilline lens of the eyeball. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ijaguk Something in the eye. v. Ijagujuk. Something went into his eye. Ijagurp‰ He hits him in the eye, wounds him in the eye.
Ijaguvak Eyeball. n.
Ijainnik Peep through a window. v. Ijainnijuk. He is peeping at them through the window.
Ijaujak Gem in a ring, bezel, Diamond. Ref: Dorais
Ijautik Eye glasses. n. Ijautikkajuk. He is wearing glasses.
IjeKattautijut They play hide a seek. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ijerpp‰ Hides it. v. Ijerpuk She hides. Ijetsimajuk It is hidden. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ijik Eye. n. Hide oneself. v. Ijiga ‰nniajuk. My eye is sore. Ijigiattuvuk nap‰tiop tunuanut. He went and hid behind the tree.
Ijiligak Worm found in seaweed. n.
Ijipvak Grenadier. Ref: Jararuse
Ijitsik Hide something. v. Ijitsivuk. He hid something. IjitsKattatut. They play hide a seek.
IjotiKak Laugh at someone. v. IjotiKajut uvannik. They are laughing at me.
Ijuguk Ghost, spirit of the dead. n. Takulautsimaven ijuguming? Have you ever seen a ghost? Ijugualok! You old devil!
Ijuk Laugh. v. Ijuniannak. Don't laugh (future).
Ijukkak Fall down from. v. IjukKakas‰vunga. I nearly fell off.
Ik‰k Ceiling beam. n. Cross over. v. Ik‰t‰simalittuk. The beams for the ceiling are up. Ik‰juk kokulummik. He crosses the small brook.
Ikajuk Help. v. Ikajunga. Help me. Ikajuttuviniup ilitagijauninga Credit Ref: Watts
Ikajuttik Helper. n. Nurse's assistant. n. IkajuttiKanngilanga. I have no helper.
Ikang‰k Southerly wind. Ref: OKalaKatiget
Ikautik Bridge or cable car. n. Ikautik nangiagijaga. I am terrified of the bridge.
Iki Light. v. Board. v. Ikilauguk supogutiga. Light my pipe for me. Ikigasuaven? Are you getting on?
Ikiak Waistcoat. n. Breast. n.
Ikigak Switch. n. Ref: Noggasak
Ikigasak Strait. n. Ikigasammi puijisiulauttut. They hunted seals while they came through the strait.
Ikigesok Flammmable. Ref: Igloliorte
Ikiggak Scaffold for Kajak, meat, etc. n. Ikiggak uggujuk. The scaffold fell down.
Ikijok Match. n. Ikijok Kamivuk. The match went out.
Ikilligiak Make fewer. v. Ikilligiakket. Make them fewer.
Ikimak Aboard. v. Ikimatuinnagit. It's alright; stay aboard.
Ikinna That one. Ikinna annak Kim‰littuk. That woman is running away.
Ikinnisat Less. Ref: Watts
Ikisuittuk Asbestos. n.
Ikittut Few. Ikittolittut. There are only a few left.
Ikkagilik Robin (American robin, Turdus migratorius). n. Ikkagilet tikiakKalimmijut. The robins are returning.
Ikkatuk Shallow. Uviluluvinik ikkatumi. There are a lot of mussels in shallow water.
Ikke Brrr, l'm cold.
Ikketujok Horned owl (Great horned owl, Bubo virginianus). n. Ref: Murphy
Ikketuk Blunt. Saviga ikketuk. My knife is blunt.
Ikki Pinewood streaks. n.
Ikkik Wound. n. Gums. n. Ikkiga suli sakKij‰juk. My scar still shows. Ikkika ‰nnialittut. My gums are aching.
IkKaik Bring to mind. v. Paninnut ikKaitigijaga. She reminds me of my daughter.
IkKak Ocean floor. n. Remember something forgotten. v. IkKamut kisautik tuvuk. The anchor hit the ocean bottom. ImmaK‰ ikKaniattanga. Maybe he will think of it.
IkKalutsuak Ground shark (Greenlandic shark, Somniosus microcepahlus?). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
IkKaluvak Man shark (Black Dogfish, Centroscyllium fabricii?). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
IkKamiutak Sea life from the ocean floor.
IkKananngituk Who cares. A worthless object or person, or incident of no importance.
IkKanattuk Cared about, valuable, precious noteworthy.
IkKasuk Care. v. IkKasujuk. He cares. He's jealous. IkKasungilanga. I don't care.
IkKasuttuk Tidy. IkKasuttusuak. She is very tidy.
IkKaumak Remember. v. IkKaumatsinge? Remember when? IkKaumainnataga. I am always thinking of him.
IkKumak Awake. v. Conscious. v. Alert. v. IkKumajuk. He is awake or conscious. IkKumagasuaKattagit. Try to be alert.
IkKumanngituk Stupid. IkKumanngitualovutit. You are stupid or drunk.
Ikotak Carpenter's brace. n. Bit in an Inuit drill; bow drill and by extrention all drill bits. Ikotatt‰guma kisiani. I must get a carpenter's brace(I can't do without it).
Iktik Egg yolk. Ref: Watts
Ikualagiasijuk Going to start the fire. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ikualaik Start a fire. v. Ref: Watts
Ikualak Burn. v. Fire. n. Ikualajuk. It is burning. Ikualavik. Fireplace. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ikualasautitsak Kindling. n. Ref: Watts
Ikualavik Fireplace made with rocks. n. Ref: Watts
Ikuggak Stool or anything used for reaching up for something. n. Ikugget‰llutit tigulauguk. Get something to step on and take it.
Ikullak Confidence. n. Ikullangituk. He is full of confidence.
Ikulliak Calm water. n. Ull‰kut kisiani ikulliaKattavuk. The sea is calm only in the morning. Ikulliasuak! What a beautiful day for boating!
Ikumak Fire. n. Light. n. Lighted. Ikumak iluanejuk. It is in the flames. Ikumanga pujuliup sakKij‰littuk. The ship's light is now visible. Ikumanngituk. It is not lighted.
Ikumautet Electric lights. n. Ikumautet K‰vut. The lights blew.
Ikunga Put over there. Ikunga ‰gok. Put it over there.
Ikupiak Share that one receives of a divided object. Ikupiakipp‰ He gives him a small share.
Ikuselek Elbows torn. v. Ikusellisimajuinnait uvinigukka. All my shirts have holey elbows.
Ikusik Elbow. n. Ikusegik maunalek. Her elbows are dirty.
Ikusiutik Sling. n. Ref: Watts
Ikutsiak Hurt the elbow. v. Ikutsiajuk. He hit the funny bone on his elbow.
IKak Stiff. v. IKavunga pisunnimut ippasak. I am stiff from all the walking I did yesterday. IKaga iKajuk. I cannot pronounce that word.
IKaluapik Canned sardines. Ref: Dorais
IKalugak Measure for net mesh. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
IKaluk Trout or char (arctic char, Salvelinus alpinus). n. IKalusimajuk. He has caught some char. IKaluKautik Container to hold fish. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
IKalunniak Trouting. v. Trout fisherman. n. IKalunniajut. They are trout fishing. Taikkua iKalunniat. They are trout fishermen.
IKalunniutik Night hawk (Northern goshawk, accipter gentilis). Ref: Ittulak
IKattaituk White skin boots. n. IKattaitutsajak. Seal skin with fur removed for making white skin boots.
IKattilik Black skin boots. n. IKattilikkajuk. He is wearing black skin boots.
IKiak Hook. v. IKiattaujuk. It is hooked up. Something is caught with a hook.
IKianak Thankful. v. Expression: Thanks for the meal! Much appreciated! IKianai!
IKiasuk Lazy. v. IKiasupp‰. I'm some lazy.
IKiasul‰k Curl. v. Curly. IKiasul‰ttilaunnga. Set my hair for me. IKiasulanngajuk. Her hair is curly.
IKiattautik Fish hook. n. Ref: ?
IKik Shrink. v. Fetal position. v. Louse egg (nit). n. Ref: Watts IKit takunnaj‰n? It shrunk. He is doubled up. Do you see the nit's eggs?
IKikKuk Little finger. n. IKikKumini sukkisimajuk. He has a splinter in his little finger.
IKimiak Chew tobacco. v. Shrew (Water shrew?, sorex plustris OR masked shrew, sorex cinereus OR Pigmy shrew, Sorex minutus). n. IKimiajuk. He is chewing tobacco. IKimmiakulualuit Kuinagijakka. I am a afraid of shrew mice.
IKimmiasajak Chewing tobacco. n. IKimmiasajaga nungujuk. I have no more chewing tobacco.
IKinnaik Hardworking. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
IKinnauk Lazy. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
IKisolittigivik Hair drier. n. Ref: Dorais
IKisolittiutik Hair curler. n. Ref: Dorais
IKitsik Embrace. v. IKitsijuk. He embraces someone.
IKotik Used toilet paper. n.
IKotitsajak Toilet paper. n. IKotitsaKangilanga. I have no toilet paper. IKotitsajaKanngilak. There is no toilet paper.
IKotitsak Toilet paper. n.
IKuigill‰k Wiggle. v.
IKuipil‰k Wiggle. v. IKuipil‰Kattatuk pisuligami. She wiggles when she walks.
IKuk Use toilet paper for what it was intended. v. IKuv‰n? Did you wipe his behind?
IKung‰luk Cross bill (White wing cross bill (loxia leucoptera). n. Ref: Ittulak Ref: Murphy
IKungak Crooked. v. IKungajuk. It is crooked.
Il‰ Word of agreement., Part of... Ref: Watts Il‰ngai. Yes, hey.
Il‰k Patch. n. Il‰tsaKaven? Do you have any material for patching?
Il‰Kutsik Porcupine (Erethizon dorstum). n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Il‰ttotuk Darning needle. n. Ref: Dorais
Il‰ttuk Darn or patch. v. He adds several pieces to it. v. Il‰ttusimajuk. It is patched.
Ilagek Two related people., Set. Ref: Noggasak Ref: Watts
Ilaijak Comb. v. Ilaijalaugit. Comb your hair.
Ilaijautik Comb. n. Ilaijautimittung. I wish I had a comb.
Ilaijautitsak Plastic. n. Ref: Dorais
Ilak Add on. v. Relative. n. Part. n. Member. n. Ilangu. Put some mix in it. Ilatit takulauttaka. I saw your relatives. Taikikkua ilanga. It's part of them.
Ilaku Remnant. n. Ilakunik sikareKavunga. I have less than a full pack of cigarettes.
Ilakuit Pieces of a whole. Ref: Watts
IlaKik Tangle. v. IlaKivuk nuluajak. The rope tangled.
Ilaliuk Agree with someone. v. Ilaliutuinnajanga. He is just agreeing with him.
Ilanga Part of it. Ilanga puigujaga. I have forgotten the rest of it.
Ilangani Sometimes. Ilangani iKiasuttusuangupattajuk. Sometimes he is really lazy. Ilangit m‰ni. Some of them are here.
Ilangit Some of them. Ilangit piginngitakka. . Some of them are not mine.
IlaniKiak Coat made of pieces, patches.
Ilann‰k Friend. n. Ilann‰gitsiamagittaga. He's my bosom buddy.
Ilanngak Take a piece off. v. Ilanngasitajuk. It is not whole. Ilanngavaga. I took a piece off.
Ilatsuk Pity. v. Ilatsuguk. He pities someone.
Ilauk Attend. v. Go along. v. katimmavimmut ilaugasuaven? Are you going to attend the church service? Pujulikku ilaugasuavunga. I am going on the ship.
Iliatsuk Orphan. n. Iliatsuvunga. I am an orphan.
IliatsuKautik Orphanage. n. IliatsuKautimmesimajuk. He has spent some time in an orphanage.
Iligasuk Shy. v. Iligasuven? Are you shy?
Ilijiuk Make a meat cache. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ilik Learn. v. Place. v. Partner. n. IlilikKen? Are you learning? Ililauguk maunnga. Place it here. Iliga sukkajutsuak. My partner is very speedy. Ilejuk. He stores it, put is away in it's place. Ilisijuk Puts it away, stores it. Iligesuk Learns fast; is intelligent Ref: Watts
IliKittam‰ppuk Lets his head nob back and forth or to the left and right: an old person ect. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ilimagiv‰ Look after something. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ilimajak Sanitary napkin, pad. n. Ref: Dorais
Ilimanak Feared. T‰kkua ilimanaitut. Those are not to be touched.
Ilimasuttuk Watches out for him from fear, being on his guard. v.
Ilingak Belong to. v. Uvattinut ilingajuk. It belongs to us. Paninga uvannut ilingajuk. Her daughter is named after me.
Ilinni On you. Ilinnejuk matuitsiutik. You have the opener. Ilinnik One who has a habit.
Ilinniak Learn. v. Ilinniavunga. I am learning.
Ilinniatitsijik Teacher. n.
Ilinniatitsijuk Teacher. n. IlinniatitsijiKanngitut suli. They still have no teacher.
Ilinniavik School. n. Ilinniaviliajuk. He is going to school.
Ilippak Stingy person. n. Ilangi ilonnatik ilippait. All his relatives are miserly.
Ilippauk Stingy. v. Ilippauluatiatuk. He is too stingy.
Ilipv‰nti Elephant; a loan word from English. n.
Ilipvik Place for storing something (usually in the possesive). Ilipvinga Her place for storing things.
Ilisimaik Crazy. v. Ittoligami Kimmialuvut ilisimailittuk. Our dog is so old, it's gotten crazy.
Ilitannamek Greeting of old friends; nice to see you again! Ref: Watts
Ilitatsigutik Sign that enables one to recognize, subject or object that one recognizes. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ilitatsik Recognize. v. IlitatsikKaungilagit. I didn't recognize you. Ilitagiv‰ He recognizes him.
Ilitjivik Attic. n. Ref: Dorais
Ilitsi You, three or more. Ilitsi inuit n‰lalaugitsi! You people, listen!
Ilitsik Place in or on. v. Ilitsijuk Katimmavimmut. He gave a donation to the church.
Ilittisik Cut away to form a pattern. v. IlittisigekKen? Did you finish cutting the pattern?
IliukKaik Put inside. v. Place many different things in one place. v. IliukKaijuk pottamut. He is putting things inside the bag. IliukKaipait She places many different things in one place.
IliulluKik Blizzard. Ref: OKalaKatiget
Iliutt‰k Play jigs and reels. v. Iliutt‰tuk unnuak n‰dlugu. He played jigs all night.
Ilivuk Behaves is such a way. T‰tsutunak ilingajuk He behaves like that. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ill‰gusik Porcupine (Erethizon dorstum). n.
Illauk Unborn baby seal. n.
Illiak Womb. n. Illianga ‰nniajuk. She has pain in her womb.
Illigik Value. v. Illigijatuanga. Her only prized possession. Illigijanga tajanga. He values his watch.
Illik Bed. n. Illimejuk. He is in bed.
Illinak Balcony. n. Ref: Dorais
Illu Ship's cabin. Ref: Dorais
Illua Other of a pair. Ref: Watts
Illugek Pair (of shoes, mitts, binoculars etc.). Takkua illugek. Those are a pair. Illugengituk. They are odd. Illuituk Odd one, is missing a pair Ref: Watts
Illugusik Bedroom. n. Nammini illugusilik. He has his own bedroom.
Illuigiutik Slingshot. n. Illuigiutimmut milujanga. He hit it with a slingshot.
Illuik Snow blind. v. Illuijuk. He is snow blind.
Illuinattotik Revolver. n. Ref: Dorais
Illuk House. n. One of a pair. n. Illuga. My house.
Illukki That's amazing! marvelous!, expression of admiration and surprise. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Illullek Damp boots. v. Illullevunga. Oh, my boots are damp.
Illunga His house., Other of a pair. Illunga tuappingajuk. His house is untidy. Illunga asiumajuk. The other half is lost.
Illungak Bowlegged. v. AKanganimmut illungalittuk. Because he squats so much, he is bowlegged.
Illusuak Sod house. n. Illusuavinimmik napv‰laukKugut. We found the remains of a sod house.
Illutik Set saw teeth. v. killotik illutigiaKaligemmijuk. The saw needs to have its teeth set again.
Illutuk Use both hands. v. Kattanga angimmut illutugialik. Her bucket is so big and heavy, she has to use both hands to carry it.
Illuvigak Snow house (igloo). n. Illuvigaliujuk. He is making a snow house.
Ilonnanga All of it. Ilonnanga tiguliguk. Take all of it.
Ilonnasi All of you.
Ilonnata All of us.
Ilonnatik All of them and everyone. Ref: Watts
Ilua It's inside. Iluanengituk. It is not inside.
Iluani Inside it. Inuli iluani. There are people inside it.
Iluingatait Everyone or everything included. Ref: Watts
Iluittuk Whole. Suli iluittuk. It is still whole.
Iluk Hole. n. Inside., Damp. v. Ilulik. It has a hollow spot. Ilunga. It's inside. Ilusimajuk. It became damp (from condensation).
Ilukittuk Shallow ( bay or lake), Can hold only a small quantity. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Ref: Watts
Ilukkusik Culture. n. Ilukkusivut. Our culture.
Ilulik Bullet. n. Ilulinga anigotisimajuk. The bullet went right through.
IluliKut Vase, container. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ilulilik Object inside of ... Ref: Watts
Ilullik Undershirt or a tank top. n. Ref: Dorais
Ilullituik Load a gun. v. Ilullituijuk. He is loading a gun.
Ilumegok Pie. n. Ref: Dorais
Ilungittotik Accelerator. n. Ref: Dorais
Ilungittuk Use all one's strength. v. Ilungittulutit. Use all your might. Ilungungittujuk. He acts with all his might and main.
Ilunnaniapvik Bathtub. n. Ref: Dorais
Ilup‰k Petticoat. n. Slip. n. Undergarment. n. Ilup‰nga sakKij‰juk. Her slip is showing.
Ilupiagutak Lining. n. Atigiga ilupiagutatt‰gialik. My coat needs a lining. Illuvut ilupiagutaKangituk. Our house has no insulation.
Ilupiguk Men's winter underwear. n. Ilupigukkanik Kaitsilaugit. Give me a pair of my long-johns.
Ilusik Custom. n. Habit. n. Way of living. n. Ilusinga. Its natural state. Ilusigingitavut. It is not our custom. Taim‰ ilusilik. That's his way of living.
IlusiKatsianik Good manners. n.
Ilut‰k Make hollow. v. Ilut‰lauguk. Make it hollow.
Ilutak Groin. n. Ilutammigut miluttausimajuk. He was hit in the groin.
Ilutsisiagittuk Shapely. Annanga ilutsisiagittuk. His wife is shapely.
Ilutsituinnak Tiny. Ilutsituinnamik illulet. They have a tiny house.
Ilutujuk Can hold a lot of things. Ref: Watts
Iluvik Grave. n. Iluvik itijualuk. The grave is deep.
Iluvipvik Graveyard. n. Iluvipvik tatajuk. The graveyard is full.
Im‰k Like this., Die by drowning. v. Thus ( refers to something which should follow, that is about to be said). Im‰k pigialik. It has to be done like this. Im‰simajuk. He drowned.
Imaguk Become water. v. Imagujuk. It melted. Imaguppuk. It leaks. (This refers to a boat.)
Imailivuk This is what is says, how it goes. Ref: Noggasak
Imaingatak Squall hawk (Northern hawk-owl, Surnia ulula). n. Nighthawk ? Ref: Ittulak
Ñ n. Ref: Murphy
Imak Water. n. Liquid. n. Imakkojut. They are travelling by water. Imanni. In the water.
Imappik Sea (outside, offshore). n.
Imatsuk Swamp. n. Imatsukut pisukKauvunga. I walked through the swamp.
Imatt‰gutalik Elephant. n. Ref: Dorais
Imialuk Liquor. n. Imialuttusimajuk. He has been drinking liquor.
Imigak Drink lots of water, etc. v. Wager, bet. v. Imigajuk angiKami. He is drinking at home. Imigajuk,tagekKutunik niginnigami. He is drinking a lot because he ate salty food. Imigal‰ttuk He had a sip.
Imik Drink. v. Drinking water. n. Imitilannga. Give me a drink. Imimmik. Water, please. Imiliuttuk She's melting ice to make water. Imittatuk He fetches water. ImigusualuaKijuk He who is very quick to become thirsty, to want to drink too often.
Imikkak Chip an object. v. Kajott‰k imikkasimajuk. The cup is chipped.
ImikKutailak Stern or pay trick (arctic tern, Sterna paradisea). n. Ref: Ittulak
Imikuluk Soft drink. n. Imikuluttomajuk. He is drinking a coke.
Imilluanik Buzzing of an insect. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Imippuk Collapses. v.
Imitsiak Good clean water. n. Ref: Watts
Imittavik Water well. n. Imittaviliujuk. He is digging a well.
Imiutik Drinking straw. n. Ref: Dorais
Immaguak Leaky. Motanga immaguajuk. His boat is leaky.
ImmaK‰ Maybe. ImmaK‰ Kauppat. Maybe tomorrow.
Immali How beautiful it is! If only I could... Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Immasak Not so long ago, recently. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Immek Water. v. Immesijuk piaKautimmin”k. He is preparing his beer bucket.
Immigok Separate. v. Immigolingajut. They're separated. Immigojuk piga. Mine is separate from the rest.
Immik Wash your face. v. Immilaugit. Wash your face.
Imminik By himself. Imminik pisusok. He can walk by himself.
Immuk Milk. n. Immut‰niakKet. Put some milk in it.
Imotik Wrapper. n. Imotinga pillauluk. Take the wrapper off.
Imujiutik Fishing line reel. n. Ref: Dorais
Imuk Fold. v. Imulauguk! Fold it! Imusimajuk. It is folded.
Imulig‰k Wrinkly. Imulig‰simajuk. It is wrinkly.
Imulluk Wrinkles. n. Imullulik. He has wrinkles.
Imutsak Cigarette paper. n. Ref: Dorais
Inak Invite. v. Inapp‰. He invite him.
Inalojak Spagetti or macaroni. n. Ref: Dorais
Inaluak Intestine. n. Inaluakka takijualuit. My intestines are long.
Inaluat Wire. Ref: Dorais
Inalukak Bat. (Little Brown Bat, Myotis lucifugus). n. Ref: Peacock
Ingigg‰lak Start. v. Ingigg‰lavuk motak‰k. The car started.
Ingiggak Travel. v. Ingiggavugut. We are moving. Ingiggangituk sitontik. The clock is not running.
Ingiggalautik Pedal. n. Ref: Dorais
Ingigganik Current (ocean or river). n. Ingigganimmut ejaujuk. It was swallowed up by the eddy.
Ingiggasiutik Starter. n. Ref: Dorais
Ingik Sit down. v. Ingiget! Sit down!
Ingiullik Sea swells. n. Ingiullivuk. The sea is swelling. Ingiullinut asiuKattajuk. It is sometimes hidden by the swells.
Ingiullitsiutik Sleepy diver (black scoter, Melanitta nigra). n. Ref: Murphy
Ingiulliuk Seasick. v. Ingiulliusonguven? Do you get seasick?
Ingulak Tired. v. Ingulaven? Are you tired?
Iniak Wash hung up on the line. n. Iniukka panijut. My clothes are dry.
Iniat Things that hang to dry (clothing, fish nets, fish, ect.). n. Ref: Watts
Iniattuik Hang clothes on a line. v. Iniattuijuk silami. She is hanging the clothes outdoors.
Iniattuvik Clothesline. n. Iniattuvik katajuk. The clothes line fell down.
Inik Position. n. Place. n. Iniga tigujauvuk. My place is taken. InitsaKanngituk. There is no place for it.
IniKuk Beautiful. IniKualuk! Magnificent!
IniKunak Pretty. IniKunattusuak. Very pretty.
IniKunanngituk Ugly. Angutinga inuKunanngimaittuk. Her husband is not the least bit good-looking.
Inillak Lie down. v. Inillasimalittuk. He has gone to bed.
Inittik Tell someone to stop doing something. v. Inittiket. Tell them to stop. Inittitauvugut. We are reprimanded.
Inittuinak Despair. v. Inittuivok. He gives up hope. Ref: ?
IniukKaik Hang up laundry. v. IniukKaijuk iggutuaminik. She is hanging up her wash.
IniukKavik Clothesline. n. IniukKaviga nailuattatuk. My clothesline is too short.
Inkik Ink; loan word from English. Inkik asikKiniannagu. Don't spill the ink.
Inna That one (not present but visible, in the distance, beyond). Inna angutik tikijuk. That man arrived.
Innaitak Spark plug (from Inna... a flintstone). Ref: Dorais
Innak Cliff. n. Ray of fire. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Innami auttutalik. It has a nest on the cliff.
Innaminuak Echo. n. Innaminuamminik tus‰juk. He hears his echo.
Inngak Leak. v. Inngajong? Is it leaky?
Inngautaujak Molasses. n. Ingautaujatt‰niakKet. Add molasses to it.
Inngautaujaujak Corn syrup. n. Ref: Dorais
Inngik Sing in a choir. v. Inngilaugit. Sing a song.
Inngitik Person who sings in a choir. n. Inngitiuvunga. I sing in a choir.
Inngitit Choir. n. Inngitet ilinniajut. The choir is practising.
Inngusik Glass, tumbler, cup. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Inngutak Grandchild. n. InngutaKaven? Do you have any grandchildren?
Inngutatjus‰k Great-grandchild. n. Ref: Ben-Dor
Innigekkut Cord tying together the two sled runners (in front?). n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Innik Son. n. Innet. Your son.
Innippalaut Flint. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Inok Two people. n. Sikumi maggok inok. There are two people on the ice.
InoKuappuk Old man. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Inolik Born. v. Inolitainniatuk. He is newborn. InolikKanik. He was born only recently.
Inosik Way of living. n. Being. n. Mental or physical health. n. Inositsiagi. A healthy, happy person. Inosiga sujujuk. My health is ruined. Inotsiajuk. He lives a good life.
Inosuttuk Young. n. Inosuttogunnaituk. He is no longer young. Inosuttuit pinnguajut. The young people are playing.
Insik Inch; a loan word from English. Insituinnanik naittuluadlatuk. It is just an inch too short.
Insuaransik Insurance. n. Motaga insuaransitoakKaujaga. I bought insurance for my boat.
Inuak Murder. v. Inuagasuajuk. He is trying to murder someone. Inuasimajuk. He has murdered.
Inuattik Murderer. n.
Inugak Checkers, pawns or draughts (previously the knuckle bones of the phalanxes of the hands and feet used kin a game (phalanxes of people: Inuit forebearers were cannibals anthropophages, it is said); or the knucklebones of seal. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Inugannguak Play checkers. v. Inugannguajut. They are playing checkers.
Inuit People. n. People. Inuit pigumaijaugusingit. The wishes of the people.
Inummak Wags it's tail, friendly. n. Ref: Watts
Inunganguat Fingers or toes. n. Ref: Watts
Inunnguak Statue. n. Idol. n. Carving of a person. n. Inunngualiujuk. He is making a carving of a person.
Inuppak Giant. n. Uva saninni inuppauvutit. Compared to me, you are a giant.
Inutok Alone. v. Inutovunga. I am alone. Inutonngilanga. I am pregnant.
Inutsiak Friendly person. Taikinna inutsiasuak. That person is very friendly.
Inutsik Shoot under. v. Inutsivaga. I missed the target.
Inutsituk Insufficient for... n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Inutsuk Pile of rocks erected on a hillside as some sort of marker (Inuksuk). Aulial‰ligama, m‰ni inutsuliugasuavunga. Because I will be leaving soon, I shall build an inuksuk here.
Inuttut Language of the Inuit people. n. Like a person. Inuttut uK‰lasonguven? Can you speak Inuktitut? Adlak inuttut nikuvingasok. The black bear can stand up like a person. Inuttitut. Like the people.
Inutuak Alone. Inutuakulodluni itsivajuk. He is sitting all alone.
InutuKak Old person. n. InutuKaujut nalligikkit. Love the old people.
Ipageppuk Straight-grained (wood).
Ipak Year-rings in tree. n. Ipangit kitikKaujakka. I counted the tree's year rings.
Ipatsik Understand. v. Ipatsivuk. He understands.
Ipejautik Cleansing-powder soap (ie Comet). n. Ref: Dorais
Ipig‰k Wade in water. v. Ipig‰niannak. Don't go wading in the water.
Ipigaik Make things dirty. v. Ipigaituinnangimaillutit. Don't just make everything dirty
Ipigak Whip. v. Ipigattuijuk. He is whipping. Ipigavak. He whips himself.
Ipigautak Whip. n. Ipigautaliujuk. He is making a whip.
Ipik Sweat. v. Smother. v. Dirt or filth. n. Die from suffocation. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Ipijiak I am sweating. He is smothered. Your sweater's too dirty to wear. Person suffocated (unintentionally) Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Ipijiagiv‰ She suffocated him, made him die of suffocation (unitentionally: mother who falls asleep while nursing her baby who is suffocated on the breast) Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Ipipp‰ She causes a baby to suffocate (unconsciously). He suffocates him (intentionally).
Ipiniak Out of breath, panting, suffocates, gasps for breath (after running, from illness, lack of ari, oppression. v. Ipiniattip‰ He leaves him breathless (the person chasing him or the cold in his head) Ipiniagutigiv‰ She has it as a cause for being out of breath (her cold, asthma ect). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ipiniggasik Find a dead seal that was suffocated by a high sea. v. Ippiniggak. A dead seal suffocated by a high sea. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ipitik Suffocate someone to death on purpose. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ipitsaik Sharpen. v. Ipitsailauguk saviga. Sharpen my knife.
Ipitsauk Sharpening iron, whetstone. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ipitsik Intentionally caused someone to die from suffocation. v. Ipitsigutik Something used to suffocate someone. Ipitsigusipp‰ He covers her faces with something to cause her to suffocate. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ipittuk Sharp. Ipittunung? Is it sharp? Ipettuk. It is not sharp.
Ipiut‰k Isthmus. n. Ipiut‰k ulitjauKattajuk. At high tide, the isthmus is under water.
Ipiutak Trace of a dog. n. Boat line. n. Whip. n. Ipiutanga kittugammat, Kimmika Kim‰kKaujuk. When the trace snapped, my dogs ran away.
IpKit Dirt, offal. n. IpKejapp‰ He cleans it. IpKettuk Clean (it has no dirt). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ipolik Sauce pan. n. Ref: Dorais
Ipotik Paddle. n. Ipotek. Two paddles.
Ippak Dirty. v. Food stuck to a container that had a meal in it. n. Ippagegiven? Are you dirty again? Ippaliguk. You can lick, scrape out the bowl. Ippapp‰ He dirties it.
Ippas‰ni Day before yesterday. n. Ippas‰ni tikilaukKunga. I came day before yesterday.
Ippasak Yesterday. n. Ippasak takulauttaga. I saw her yesterday.
Ippataijuk Shotgun. n.
Ippiasojak Jellyfish. (ctenophora, comb jellies). n.
Ippiasuk Pocket or pouch. n. Ippiasunnejuk. It is in my pocket.
Ippig‰k Sand hillock. n. Ippig‰mmi situganguajut. They are sliding down the sand bank.
Ippigunak Beetle. n. Ref: Dorais
Ippik Handle of a pot or stove. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ippiniak Feeling. v. Feel. v. Feel drunk. v. Ippiniajong niu‑on? Is there any sensation in your leg? Kanuk ippiniaven? How do you feel? IppinialikKunga. I am feeling drunk.
Ipuk Paddle. v. Handle. n. Ipuginai? You paddle, eh? IpuKanngituk. It has no handle. Ipugatuinnak. A boat with no motor, or sail. Ipuinnagut. A boat with no motor, or sail.
Ipummik Keep mouth shut. v.
Ipupvik Oarlock (fulcrum for an oar attached to the gunwahle of a boat). n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Iputik Oar. n. Iputik nakajuk. The oar broke.
Ipvauk Distort one's face. v. Ipvaungalittuk. The baby is nearly crying.
Ipviliuk Little room, can hardly move. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ipvinegusuk Envious, jealous. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Ipvit You. Ipving‰k. You, instead of him. Ipviungituk. Not you.
Ipviugak Grass work. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Is‰luk Mope (pine grosbeak finch). n. Ref: Murphy
Isaguk Wing. n. Tingijop isagunga. The wing of a plane. Kupanuap isagunga. A bird's wing.
Isagutak Shelf. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Isak Extend one's arm. v. Isadluni nukketuk. He strained a muscle while stretching his arm.
IsakKaik Beat with a stick. v. IsakKaivuk. He beats him with a stick.
IsaKattak Measure with arm lengths. v. IsaKattap‰. He measured it with his arm lengths.
IsaKaut Rod or stick. n. IsaKav‰ She beats it with a stick. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
IsaKut‰k Sunbeam. n.
Isavuk Bird is moulting. v.
Isigiak Haze. n. Isigiavuk. It is hazy.
Isigitsiak Smoked trout or meat. n. Isigitsialiujtik. He is smoking trout.
Isik Smoke. v. Smoke. n. Ikualait isiluadlatuk. Your fire is smoking too much. Isittuk. It is smoking. Isianne. I smell smoke.
Isipi Spades in a deck of cards. n. Ref: Dorais
Isitjugik Whisper. v. IsitjugigiattuKaujuk uvannut. She came and whispered to me.
Isivik Spread out. v. Isivigok. Spread it out.
Isivitsik Open out. v. Isivitsivuk Kipimmik. He opens up the blanket.
IssoKangitumut Forever. Ref: Watts
Isua End. n. NauKo isua? Where is the end of it?
Isuani At the end. Kilasimajuk isuani. It is tied at one end.
IsuiluKusik Make an obstacle preventing someone from doing what they want. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Isulluk Butt of a rifle. n. Ref: Dorais
Isum End. n. Isuani. At the end of it. IsuKanngituk. It has no end. Eternity.
Isumaitsik Lose one's mind. v. Isumaitsingajuk. A mad person or a rabid animal. Isumaitsijuk. He is going crazy.
Isumaj‰k Ponder. v. Worry. v. Isumaj‰tuinnalittuk. He is only sitting and thinking. Isumaj‰ppalikKen? Are you worrying a lot?
Isumak Brain. n. Opinion. n. Thought. n. Mind. n. Isumalipp‰k. He has a lot of sense. He is very intelligent. Isumammini atujuk. He is acting on his own thinking. Isumannit ipvit. Do what you want.
Isumaki Brainless. n. Isumake‑ai. Hello, stupid.
Isumakittuk Foolish. Isumakittusuak. He is very childish.
IsumakKutujuk Wise., Intelligent.
IsumaKak Think. v. IsumaKajuk utiniattunga. He thinks that I will return. Sunami isumaKaven? Is that your opinion?
IsumaKanngituk One who gives no thought His actions. n. IsumaKanngitualuk. A thoughtless person.
Isumammek Help oneself. v. Isummelittuk uKummiagannik. He is gorging himself on candies.
Isumanappuk Dubious. n.
Isumannik Up to you.
Isungak Long tailed jaeger (Stercorarius longicaudus). n. Ref: Murphy
Isuttak Nursing white-whale calf. n. Ref: Peacock
Isuttanguak? Moutain avens (Dryas integrifolia), a plant that foretells the coming of winter. Ref: Aichen
It‰k Break and enter. v. Kimminut it‰ttausimajuk illuvut. The dogs broke into our house.
Itialuit Damn you.
Itig‰luk Shoe. n. Itig‰lokka Kailaukkik. Pass my shoes.
Itig‰tuinnak Slippers. n. Ref: Dorais
Itigainnak Sneaker. n. Ref: Dorais
Itigaj‰nnak Make someone enter a bay or gulf for shelter. v. Itigaj‰ttuk He goes into a bay or gulf. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Itigak Foot. n. Itig‰kka ipilittok. My feet are sweating.
Itiguk Urine. n. Itigunga tigujaujuk. They took a sample of his urine.
Itijuk Deep., Deep water. kilijuk itijummik. He has a deep cut. Itijummi kivijuk. It sank in deep water.
Itik Enter. v. Anus. n. Sea urchin (Green sea urchin, Strongylocentrotus drobachiensis). n. Itittomajuk. He enters. Itivunga. I'm coming in. Itiga ungilajuk. My anus is itchy. Itittomajuk. He's eating sea urchin.
Itillik Peninsula. n. Itillimejut. They are on the peninsula.
Itillimak Hagues. v. Itillimajuk. He is having bad dreams.
Itimak Palm of the hand. n. Itimaganut ilijanga. He put it in my palm.
Ititsak Indentation. n. Kimmik ititsaliujuk. The dog is digging a hole.
Itittananngituk Diarrhoea remedy. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Itittuk Act prudently, with precaution. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Itivik Other side of land. n.
Itjanguk Become dizzy. v. Itjangujuk. He has become dizzy or out of breath.
Itjapp‰ Looks like him, has him as a model. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Itjilik Frosty. Januarimi itjilitsuaKattaKuk. It is very cold and frosty in January.
Itjisiutik Thermometer. n. Ref: Dorais
Itjuak Copy or mock someone. v. Itjuasijuk uvannik. He is mocking me. Itjuasijuk sanajannik. He is copying what I am making.
Itjuitauk Castrated. v. ItjuitauniagasugilikKauvunga. I was afraid that I would be castrated.
Itjujuk Thick. Itjuluadlatuk. It is too thick.
Itjuk Testicles. n. Sod. n. Itjukut miluttatiKauvunga. I was hit in the testicles. Itjutagiajuk. He has gone for some sod.
Itjunak Dirty. Itjunappuk. It is dirty
Itjut‰k Lever. n.
Itliguk Crave for. v. Itligujuk appinik. She is craving for bake-apples.
Itlivik Chest or box. n. Itliviliujuk. He is making a coffin. Itlivimmejuk. It is in the chest.
Itluatsaijik Judge, magistrate. n. ItluatsaijiliagiaKavutit. You have to go to the magistrate.
Itluatsaik Judge. v. Itluatsaijuk. He is presiding over a courtroom.
Itluatsatauk Judged. v. Itluatsataugialik. He has to appear before a magistrate.
Itluattuk Comfortable. Itluattusuak illiga. My bed is very comfortable.
Itluigusuk Jealous. v. Itluigusujuk angutimminik. She is jealous over her husband.
Itluittuk Uncomfortable. Una jaikak itluittuk. This is uncomfortable.
Itluk Rectum. n.
Itsaguak Covering, roof (traditionally the top of a tent). Ref: Dorais
Itsagunnguk Pain in heart. v. Itsagunnguvuk. He has a pain in his heart.
Itsak Jawbone. n. Ancient times., Roof of cabin, boat, deck OR skin tent. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Itsalik X-ray machine; a loan word from English. Ref: Dorais
Itsasuane Along time ago. Ref: Watts
Itsavik Wharf. n. Itsavimejuk. He is at the wharf.
Itsik Afraid. v. Itsinak. Don't be afraid.
Itsilipvik Case, box, coffin or casket. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Itsinattuk Fearful object or person. Savialua itsinattuk. His knife looks dangerous.
Itsivak Sit. v. Itsivaget! Sit down!
Itsivaut‰luk Couch. n. Ref: Dorais
Itsivautak Chair. n. Itsivautak at‰ni. Under the chair.
Itsivavik High chair. n. Ref: Dorais
Itsivik Chest or a box. n. Ref: Dorais
Itsuak Peep. v. Itsuajuk illugusimmut. He peeped into the room.
Itsuk Carry on back. v. Point of an instrument (file) that is inserted into the handle. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Itsujuk nutagammik. She is carrying a baby on her back.
Itsuma That one (not seen). Itsuma Kaijanga. That one gave it to me.
Itsumani At that time (in a remembered past).
Itsumunga With that one, to that one. Itsumunga ilitsilauttuk. He put it in that thing (not seen).
Itsutuk Shake (a rug, etc.). v. Itsutugiattulauguk tullig‰k. Go and shake out the rug.
Itti Sap. n. Ittinga kuvilittuk. The sap is running out.
Ittitannek Diarrhoea. n. Ref: Dorais
Ittok Shy. v. Old man. v. Ittovuk. He is shy. Ittongilanga suli. I am not yet an old man. Ittojuk. He is imbecilic (because of old age).
Ittugak Boat seat. n. Ittugak Kausittuk. The boat seat is wet.
Ittugik Stutter. v.
Ittugippuk Square, has four angles . v.
Ittuk Old man. n. Rustling sound., King in a deck of cards (the old man.). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Ref: Dorais Ittujuk. Fashion befitting an old man. The wind moans.
Ittuki Exclamation of surprise, astonisment. How amazing!
Iva Turning harp seal. n.
Ivajak Steal. v. Scrounge. v. Ivajagiajuk. He has gone to see what he can find. Ivaj‰k. Something scrounged off someone.
Ivakkak Trot. v.
Ivaluk Sinew. n. Ivalummut mitsutausimajut. They are sewn with sinew.
Ivalutsak Thread. n. IvalutsaKaven itjujuming? Do you have any thick sewing cotton?
Ivalutsatalik Spool of thread. n. Ref: Dorais
Ivavuk Sitting on its eggs (bird). v.
Ivianngik Breast of a woman (for mamilaries of female animals : mamaut. Am‰mak is used generally of breasts without distinction of sex or species). n.
Ivik Wipe hands on something. v. Long grass. n. Ivijuk omunga. He wiped his hands on this. Ivialuit takijuadlalittut. The grass is too long now.
Ivikkak Fall over. v. Ivikkatailiniakkutit motammi. Try not to fall overboard from the boat.
Ivinngak Lemming. n.
Ivit‰k Clay brick or any red earth, stone. n.
Ivitsukak Grass (sea lyme-grass, Lemus mollis). n. Ivitsukannejuk. It is in the grass.
Ivittisik Put together. v. Ivittisijuk. He pulls it together.
Ivittit‰k Put together a puzzle. v. Domino. Ref: Dorais Ivittit‰jut. They are putting together a puzzle.
Ivittit‰t Puzzles (jigsaw). n.
Iviujak Green. Jaikaga iviujak. My jacket is green.
Iviuttik Rag. n. Ref: Dorais
Ivugak? Grey duck (mallard, Anas platyrhynchos). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
Ivuluk Make a noise in the distance. v. Loud distant noise, like thunder. n. Ivulujuk motak. The noise of the boat engine can be heard in the distance. Tus‰vunga ivulujumik. I hear a muffled noise in the distance.
J‰rik Year; loan word from English. n. Katsinik j‰riKaven? How old are you?
J‰ritik Yard (Imperial measure). n. Ref: Dorais
J‰rittigutik Yard stick. n. Ref: Dorais
Jag‰k Fried meat. n. Jag‰ttugasuaven? Are you going to have some fried meat?
Jagautik Frying pan. n. Jagautigale? Where is my frying pan?
Jaikak Coat. n. Jaikatsiavait! What a nice coat you have!
Jakkik Jug; loan word from English. n. Jakkimi imikuluKavuk. There is some juice in the jug.
Jaman German; a loan word from English. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Jilik Jelly; loan word from English. n. JilikKauven? Did you make jelly?
Joka Joker in cards. Ref: Dorais
Jolutsi Oatmeal, gruel; loan word from English. n. Ref: Dorais
k‰fik Coffee; loan word from English. n. k‰fitujuk. He is drinking coffee.
k‰k Hungry. v. k‰ven? Are you hungry?
k‰llikatta Helicopter. Ref: Dorais
k‰nnik Hunger. n. k‰nnialuk. It's bad to be hungry.
k‰pak Copper, a loan word from English. n. k‰paujattuk. It looks like copper.
k‰tagekutik Garter belt. n. Ref: Dorais
k‰tak Garter; loan word from English. n. k‰takkajuk. She is wearing garters.
k‰ttopalak Potato; loan word from German. k‰ttopalait aunet. The potatoes are rotten.
kaggaik Frightfully bad scare. v. kaggaiv‰nga. He gave me a bad fright.
kaillot Instrument for unblocking a gun. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kailluagutik Wheel-barrow. n. kailluagutikkajuk. He is using a wheel-barrow.
kailluaKattautik Wheel-barrow. n. Baby-carriage. n.
kaillugak Muzzle loader gun. Ref: Dorais
kaimik Push in, drive in nails. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kaimitsik Push out a boat. v. kaimitsijut. They are pushing the boat out into the water.
kaimmaKutaujak Carrot. n. Ref: Igloliorte
kaitjanguk Giddy. v. kaitjanguvuk. He gets giddy.
kaivallak Go around once. v. kaivallajavut. We went around it.
kaivaluak Go around and around. v. kaivaluajuk. It is going around.
kaivik Spin around. v. kaivittuk. It is spinning around.
kaivittuk Grindstone. n. kaivittumi ipitsaijuk. He is sharpening it on the grindstone.
kajuk Brown., Red fox (Vulpes vulpes). n. kajuni nujelik. He has brown hair. kajummik mikigiattisisimajuk. He has caught a red fox in the trap.
kajumik Cry a lot, to continue to cry. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kajunginnik Desire. n.
kajusik Come straight up. v. Go without hesitation. v. kajusivunga maunga. I came straight here. kajusisimajuk sinidluni. He died while sleeping
kakak Carry on one's head, shoulders. v.
kakautik Strecher. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kakiak Clear. v.
kakiatsijik Whiten, bleach something. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin kakiatsiv‰ The place for bleaching. He put whitens it (to thin tea, coffee or soup). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kakik Prick. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kakill‰k Pins and needles. v. Feel pricks on the feet. v. kakill‰juk. He has pins and needles. kamiKanginami, kakill‰littuk. Because he is not wearing boots, his feet are being prickled.
kakill‰naKutik Prickly saxifrage, a plant whose leaves are for tea, in cuts or as bedding for husky puppies, toughening the soles of their paws(Saxifraga tricuspidata). n. Ref: Aichen
kakill‰natsiuk Asleep (hands or feet). v.
kakillasak Cushy (three spined stickleback, Gasterosteus aculeatus OR Fourspine stickleback, Apeltes quadracus OR nine spined stickleback Pungitius pungitius). n. kakillasanniajuk. He's after cushies.
kakivak Spear with three-prongs (for catching fish). n. kakivammut iKalunniajuk. He is after trout with a spear.
kakivak Upper lip. n.
kakkek All shrivelled up. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kakkigutik Hankerchief. n. Ref: Dorais
kakkik Blow one's nose. v. Snot. n. kakkilaugit! Blow your nose. kakkialunga katangajualuk. His old snot is hanging down.
kakkitik Baste clothes. v. Put a needle in a pin cushion, etc. v. kakkititsijuk. She is basting it. kakkitiguk. Stick the needle in the pin cushion.
kakkutik Pin. n. Ref: Dorais
kal‰lik Measles. n.
kal‰tsiak Play cards. v. kal‰tsiasonguven? Can you play cards?
kal‰tsiat Playing cards. n. kal‰tsiaKaven? Do you have a deck of cards?
kalak Impetigo, scab, or eczema. n. Clubs, in a deck cards. n. kalajuk. She has impetigo. kalammik pigumavunga. I want a club.
kaliggak Sound of a sled and dogs on snow. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kalik Tow. v. kalijuk pantimik. He is towing a punt.
kalikat‰k Drag your feet. v.
kaliuk Drag. v. kaliungimaillugu. Don't drag it.
kaliutak Wagon. n. kaliutamittok! I wish I had a wagon!
kallak Bear berry, inedible (arctous rubra). n. kall‰luit igutsaut nigingit. Bear berries are bee' s food.
kallaKutik Alpine bear berry (Arctous alpina). n. Ref: Aiken
kallig‰k Barge. n. Ref: Dorais
kalluk Thunder. v. Thunder. n. kallulikK‰? Is it thundering? kalluk tus‰j‰g. I hear the thunder.
kallunguattuk Roars (like thunder) ie. a lion or bear. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kaluni Gallon (Imperial measure). n. Ref: Dorais
kamajik Watchman. He is a watchman. n.
kamak Watch, consider, admire, pay attention to. v. Look after. v. kamatsiagit. Watch carefully. kamaginiakKatit. Look after them. kamatsulliugiv‰ He does not consider it, closes his eyes, does not want to see or hear something.
kamannngisittuk Pretend not to notice. v. kamannngisittujuk. He is watching on the sly.
kamele Camel; a loan word form English. n. Ref: Dorais
kamialuk European style boot. n. Ref: Dorais
kamialutsajak Rubber. n. Ref: Dorais
kamik Boot. n. Skin boot. n. kamittujuk. He is putting on his boots.
kan‰kut‰lik Women's stockings. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kanaiKik Nansary (Greater yellowlegs, Tringa melanoleuca). n. Ref: Murphy
kanajugak Young sculpin. n. Suguset kanajugatsiujut. The children are looking for young sculpins.
kanajuk Sculpin. ( Arctic sculpin Myoxocephalus scorpioides, or, Shorthorn sculpin, Myoxcephalus scorpius). n. kanajuttusonguvunga. I can eat sculpin.
kanajunniutik Mink (Mustela vison). n. Ref: Dorais
kanang‰k Easterly wind. Ref: OKalaKatiget
kanani Down there. kananejuk. It is down there.
kang‰ Worry. v. Sorry. v. Disappointed. v. kang‰juk. He is disappointed.
kangesuk Suspect. v. kangesulikKunga tillitausimagianganik. I suspect that it may he stolen.
kangia Landward side. n. kangianejut. They are on the landward side.
kangidluk Bay. n. kangidlumi Kasutsejut. They are waiting in the bay for the storm to die down.
kangimut Towards the west. kangimut tug‰jut. They are heading toward the west.
kanguk Snow goose (chen caerulescens). n. Ref: Ittulak Ref: Ittulak
kanivaut Pleura. n.
kannanelik That, further down. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kanngusuk Shy. v. kanngusunngimaillutit. Don't be shy.
kannngasuik Sow crops. v. kanngasuijuk. He is planting seeds
kannuajak Copper. n.
kannujak Copper, bronze, brass (any alloy of copper). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kapik Stab. v. Prick. v. Needle. v. kapittausimajuk. He has been stabbed. MikKutimmut kapijuk. He pricked himself with a needle. kapittaujuk. He received an injection.
kapisik Inject. v. kapisijuk nutagammik. She gave the baby a needle.
kapitsiutik Syringe. n. kapitsiutimmik itsijuk. He is afraid of the needle.
kappianattuk Danger. n. kappianattuKangilak. There is no danger.
kappianattupvik Hell. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kappiasuk Afraid. v. kappiasudlanak. Don't be afraid.
kapputik Stick in. v. a needle. n. kapputijuk. It stuck in. kapputimmik atujuk. He is getting injections.
kapputittatok Electric plug (male). n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kapuggaluk Test the snow several times continuously (to find good snow for building a snowhouse). v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kapukKautik Fork. n. Fish prongs. n. kapukKautiKangituk. He has no fork. kapukKautennik atujuk. He is using fish prongs,
kataik Drop. v. kataiven? Did you drop it?
katak Drop. v. Fall. v. Lower part of the door in a Inuit house (the threshold, doorstep of a lower half door). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin katavuk. I dropped it. It fell.
katalungak Discouraged, weary, not joyful. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
katautik Parachute. n. Ref: Dorais
katik Join. v. Gather. v. Bump your head. v. katinngajut. They are together. katilaukkit. Join them together. katijuk. He bumped his head.
katillugit Add up... Ref: Watts
katimak Meet. v. Meeting. n. katimajut. They are holding a meeting. katimattunejut. They are at the meeting.
katimavik Meeting place. n. katimavivut. Our meeting place.
katimmavik Church. n. katimmavilianiakKen? Will you be going to church?
katinngak Together. v. katinngajut. They are together.
katititauk Wed. v. katititaulauttut ippasak. They were married yesterday.
katititsik Hold a wedding. v. katititsilauttuk ajuKittuijuk. The minister married them.
katitsik Put together. v. katitsijuk. He gathers.
katitsuik Collect, gather . v. katitsuijuk nutaungitunik unikkausinnik. She is collecting old legends.
katj‰k Desire. v. Hit, beat, crush, pulverize or kick. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
katjik Crown of the head. n. katjinga. The top of his head.
katjiktuk? Eagle (Bald eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
katjuk Pound a hammer. v. kinainna katjujualong? Who is that pounding?
katKutak Sternum. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
katsek Wicked, cunning, malicious. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
katsungaippuk Eager. v.
katsungavuk Not eager. v.
kattinik Bump on the head. n. kattivuk He bumped his head. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kattutik Ribbon by which objects are tied together. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kauk Hit the nail on the head. v. Walrus skin. n. kauvunga. I hammered myself. kaujaga. I hit it.
kaukumm‰k Slippers. n. Ref: Dorais
kaullugak Muzzle loading gun. n. Ref: Dorais
kaummik Hands in pocket. v. kaummijuk. He has his hands in his pockets.
kautak Mallet. n. Legendary old man under the ice. n. kautalik. He has a mallet. kautak tus‰v‰n? Do you hear the old man knocking under the ice?
kautittavik Electric plug (female). n. Ref: Dorais
kauv‰ Wedges an object into an opening (filling it thus). v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kav‰nguvuk No appetite. v.
kavak Hungover. v. Excess. v. kavasimajuk. He is hungover. kavavunga. I am tired of it.
kavamanti Government; loan word from English. n. kavamatip uKausingit. The government's words.
kaviguak Ear-drum. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kavinguak Deafened by loud noise. v. kaviguakKauvunga. I found the noise too loud.
kavisik Fish scales. n. kavisingit pejallugit. Scrape off the scales.
kavisilak Herring (Atlantic herring, Clupea harengus). [kavisilak = has many small scales]. n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
kavisilik Salmon, over 6 pounds (Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar) (peal, under 6 pounds, jack, a pale salmon). n. kavisilimmik igaven? Are you cooking a salmon?
kek Bite. v. Cake; a loan word from English. kejauvuk. He is bitten. kelippuk She clenches her teeth. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kelak Become punctured. v. kelavuk. It became punctured.
kemesok Icing. n. Ref: Dorais
kemmiagak Horse's bit. n.
kemmiak Hold between the teeth. v. Saunimmik kemmiajuk Kimmik. The dog has a bone in his mouth. Sejonga kemmiajuk. His zipper is stuck.
kenailitak Balaclava. n. Ref: Dorais
kenak Face. n. Edge. n. Cutting edge of a knife. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin kenaKanngituk. It is not sharp. What a pretty face she has!
kenappak Mask. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kenatsiutik Toilet soap. n.
kenaujak Money. n. kenaujaKaven? Do you have any money?
kenaujaKautik Wallet, billfold. n. Ref: Dorais
kesok Paper clip. n. Ref: Dorais
keta Only thing is. keta suliaKagiaKagama. The only thing is that I have to work.
ketakuluk Little bit. ketakulogalluappat, Kaitsilaugit. Give me some, even if it is only a little bit.
ketatak Pincer or tongs. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
ketaugaluak Too bad it is so small. Don't mention it.
kia Whose? kiamun‰? Who owns it? kia Kaijang‰? Who gave it to you?
kiaguppuk Sweats. v.
kiak Heat. n. kiag‰luk. Some hot.
kiangijak Sweat profusely, with a fever. v. kiangijajuk. He is sweating from a fever.
kiapiguk Part of the caribou nearest the neck. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kiappalotik Heater. n. kiappalotik siKumisimajuk. The heater is broken.
kiappaluk Warm. kiappalutsualikKuk. It is very warm.
kiasik Shoulder blade. n. Puijik kiasinga. The shoulder blade of a seal.
kiatik Blouse. n. T-shirt. n. kiatikkajuk. She is wearing a blouse.
kiatsak Light a stove. v. kiatsalaugit. Light the stove.
kiatsautik Cooking stove, range. n. kiatsautik sanianejuk. It is by the stove.
kiatsautisiutik Heating oil. n. Ref: Dorais
kiatsiuk Find it warm. v. kiatsiulikKen? Do you find it warm?
kiggak Chapel servant. n. kiggauvunga. I am a chapel servant.
kiggaluk Muskrat (Ondata zibethicus). n. Ref: Murphy
kiggatuk Ask on someone's behalf. v. kiggatujuk uvannik. He is asking on my behalf.
kiggavik Peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus). n.
kigiak Beaver (Castor canadensis). n.
kigik Stop. v.
kigusigik Toothache. v. kigusigiven? Do you have a toothache?
kigutanginnak Blue berry (Bilberry, Vaccinium uliginosum ). n. kigutanginnatomajuk. He is eating blueberries.
kigutik Tooth. n. kigutiKanngituk. She has no teeth. kigutiminik salummasaijuk. He's brushing his teeth.
kigutiligijik Dentist. n. Ref: Dorais
kigutiligiutik Tooth brush. n. Ref: Watts
kigutinnguak False teeth. n. kigutinnguaminik kataijuk. She dropped her false teeth.
kigutsivuk First teeth coming for a baby. v. Ref: Peacock
kijaKijak Warm oneself. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kijippuk Afraid to say. v. Hesitates to do something from fear, from timidity, he is afraid of doing something because of someone, in front of someone. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kikengavuk Hands are behind his back.
kikiak Nails... v. Nail. n. Iron or steel. n. kikiasimajuk. It is nailed on. kikiat pukulaukkit. Pick up the nails. kikiamik avatilik. It has a steel body.
kikiakuluk Thumb tack. n. Ref: Dorais
kikiangijautik Nail puller. n. Ref: Dorais
kikianniutik Hacksaw. n. kikianniutimmut pejausok. It can be removed with a hacksaw.
kikitaKappuk Left out. v.
kikkak Gnaw. v. Pick a bone. v. Nick on the cutting edge of a tool (axe, knife, chisel). v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Saunimmik kikkajuk. He is picking a bone.
kikki Notch. n.
kikkulik Seal hole in the ice, its entrance in the allu, the winter home visible in spring when the snow has melted. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kiKuivuk Betrays a secret. v.
kilaiguti Can opener. Ref: Dorais
kilaik Make a hole. v. kilaivuk. He made a hole in it.
kiligak Scrape the hair off skin. v. kilipp‰ He cuts out a thongs from the around the carcass of bearded seal. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kilik Cut oneself. v. kilivuk. He cut himself.
kilillik Person situated to the back of the snowhouse, the person sleeping there. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kilipagik Stapler; a loan word from English (clipper). Ref: Dorais
kilippi Bobby pin; a loan word from English. Ref: Dorais
kiliutak Scraping tool for sealskin. n. kisimmik kiliutammut kiliuttuijuk. She is stretching the dry sealskin with a scraping tool.
kiliutik Sickle. n.
kiliuttuik Stretch dried sealskin. v. kiliuttuigialik tasipp‰tlal‰guammat Kausiliguni. It must be scraped so that it will not stretch too much when it gets wet.
killak Hole. n. killalik. It has a hole.
killapait Wire mesh. n. Ref: Dorais
killevuk Penetrates. v.
killigiutsiniak Question. v. killigiutsiniattaujuk inuattik. They are questioning the murderer.
killigiutsivuk Confesses. v.
killijijuk Tells the truth.
killik Border or edge. n. East. n. killingani. At the edge. killimiut. People from the east.
killotik Hand saw. n. killotikkajuk. He is using a hand saw. killomittujuk. He is sawing.
killuigutik Two handed saw. n.
killuk Saw, cut. v. Do the opposite. v. killomiktupp‰ He saws it. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
killumut Contrary (or towards the other side, on the other side, in the other direction, the other way around).
kiluk Seam. n. Foot of a bed. n. kiluagut alijuk. It tore at the seam. kilummejuk. It is at the foot of the bed.
kimattotik Handle of an ulu (woman's knife). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kimmautek Pliers. n. kimmautennik attasijuk. He has come to borrow a pair of pliers.
kimmautialuk Vice. n. Ref: Dorais
kimmiavik Cigarette filter. n. Ref: Dorais
kimmik Heel. n. kimmeKijuk. His heels are showing.
kimmikittuk Women's high-heel shoes. n. Ref: Dorais
kimminak Red berry, partridge berry (Lingnon berry,Vaccinium vitis-idaea). n. kimminattagia? Let's go picking red berries.
kimminaujak Currants. n. kimminaujait pigusot uppiganni. Currants grow amongst the willows.
kina Who? kinaun‰? Who is he? kinauven? Who are you?
kinak Wet or dirty (consequence of sweating or letting liquid flow). v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kinatagut Brake shoe on a wheel. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kingugaik Miss someone. v. Late for an appointment. kingugaijuk. He arrived too late to meet someone.
kingugak Back of the leg from the calf to the buttock. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kinguk Behind, in space or time., Sea louse. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin n. kingunngani It at the back. kinguvasittuk. The seals come later than usual. kingunuttatajuk. It is full of sea lice.
kingulia Second one. Ref: Watts
kingullimik Second (next) one., Next time., Afterwards. Ref: Watts kingullimik puigul‰nnak. The second one is better. Don't forget the next time.
kingullip‰k Last one. kingullip‰ngulittuk. It is now the last one.
kingumut Backwards. kingumut ingiggajuk. It is moving backwards.
kingunngujivuk Inherits. v.
kinguppiak Go backwards. v. Motak kinguppiajuk. The boat is going astern.
kingupvak Shrimp (Pandalus borealis). n.
kingutuk Puffin (Common puffin, Fratercula arctica). Ref: Brice-Bennett
kinguv‰k Descendant. n. Ref: Peacock
kinik Lap, where one carries something. n. Soak. v. kenaujakka kininni. I carry my money in my lap. kinivuk. It is soaked. kinirmip‰ She has carried it in the front panel of her parka or her apron.
kinitagutik Shake a chain at dogs. v. Chain brake for Kamutik runner. n. kinitagutitsijuk. He is shaking the chain at the dogs to make them run faster. kinitagutimmut sukkailititsijuk. He uses the chain for a brake.
kinnganikut Dregs. n. kinnganikutuinnaulittut. Only the dregs are left.
kinngik Gap. n. kinngimut katajuk. He fell into the gap.
kinngik Gap between teeth or anything missing, deficient. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kinngomak Miss. v. kinngomanngitaga. I don't miss it.
kipaluk Servant. n. Crew member. n. kipalunga. His servant. kipalungit. His crew.
kipik Cut. v. Homesick. v. kipijanga. He cut it. kipijuk. He is homesick. kipisimajuk Who or want has been cut.
kipput Dike in a river. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kipujungavuk Stumbles in speaking, stutters or stammers over words. v.
kipungauttut Back to front or tip to toe (articles of the same kind, pencils in a box of people in a line). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kipuppok Those two are uneven.
kipviapuk Fills. v.
kisak Anchor. v. Anchor. n. kisajuk Kikittak saniani. It anchored by the island. Pingasunik kisalik. It has three anchors.
kisiani Only. kisiani Kauppat. Only tomorrow. kisianiKai aullagutta. We must go.
kiti Seaward side. n. Putty. n. kitingani. On the seaward side of it. kitimik atujuk. He is using putty.
kititautik Scales for weighing. n. kittitautimmut ililauguk. Put it on the scales.
kititsik Count. v. Spell. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin kititsigunnangituk. He can't count.
kitjak Cut hair. v. kitjatausimajuk. He has had a hair cut.
kitjattak Caribou carcass without the head and legs. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kitjautek Scissors. n. kitjautennut kipilauguk. Cut it with scissors. kitjaumilauguk. Cut it. kitjaumittup‰ He cuts it with scissors.
kitjituk Warm. v. kitjij‰ttuk He sweats, perspires.
kitsak Sad. v. kitsajuk He is sad. kitsanattuk. Deplorable. Ref: Peacock
kitsanik Sadness. n. Ref: Peacock
kitsautik Dried deer fat from around the stomach. n. Ref: Noggasak
kittautik Weighing scale. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kittitak Weigh on scales. v. kittitas‰guk. Weigh it first.
kittugak Break. v. Nuluajak kittugavuk. The string snapped. kittugatsimajuk It's broken.
kittugejautik Bug spray (insecticide). n. Ref: Dorais
kittugiak Mosquito. n. kittugiakulualuit! Nuisance mosquitoes!
kiuk Answer. v. kiulauguk. React to his statement. kiuvuk. He answered.
kiumajotik Quarrel. v. kiumajotijok. They are quarrelling.
kivik Sink. v. Lift. v. kiviv‰? Did it sink? kivino‑on? Can you lift it?
kiviligekkutik Braces for trousers. n. kiviligekkutikkajuk. He is wearing braces.
kivilingak Dropping one's trousers. v. kivilingajuk. His pants are halfway down his legs. Ijegik kivilingajok. He has drooping eyes.
kivinik Water on ice under snow. n.
koga Marble; a loan word from English (core). Ref: Dorais
koguk Groove. n. koguk sanilik. The groove is dusty.
koguk Rear rifle sight. n. Ref: Dorais
kok River. n. Brook. n. Flow. v. kogiluk. A big waterfall. kokuluk. A small brook. kojuk maunga. It is flowing this way.
kokkusivuk Shoots to the left. v.
kokkuviak Whistle. v. Whistle. n. kokkuviajuk. He is whistling. kokkuvialiujuk. He is making a whistle.
koku Hot choclate (cocoa). n. Ref: Dorais
kolti Gold; a loan word from English. Ujaminga kolti. Her necklace is gold.
kopvik Water pipe. n. Ditch. n. kopvik Kuasimajuk. The water pipe is frozen. kopvimi nalajuk. He is lying in the ditch.
koti God; loan word from English.
kotinnguak Statue. n. Ref: Dorais
kotinngualik Roman Catholic. He has a false god.
kotsik Hip joint (where the femur joins the pelvis). n.
kotsin‰k Hips. n.
kotsiutik Lord and lady (Harlequin duck, Histrionicus histrionicus). n. Ref: Murphy
kotuk Feet turning inward (sc says outward). v. kotujuk. His feet are turned inward.
kuannik Kelp type of edible seaweed (alaria kelp, Alaria esculenta ) [Inuit eat centre stem 2-3 centimetres wide]. n. Vegetable 'hair' eaten by Inuit. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin kuanninik iKiatsijuk. He hooked up some seaweed.
kuapakut Co-operative; a loan word from English. Ref: Dorais
kuigemik Pig. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kuigengi Pig. n. kuigengingiuj‰ttuk. He looks like a pig.
kuik Seal's hind flipper bones. n. Ref: Peacock
kuitijuitukuluk? Smutty harp (starveling Harp seal). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
kujapiguk Backbone, spine of any big game. n. kujapittutuk She eats vertebra meat (dish served to women in traditional feasts)
kukik Nail (finger or toe). n. Tractor track. n. Claw. n. kukejajuk. He is cutting his nails. kukejuk. His nail came off.
kukisiutik Nail polish. n.
kukkik Something stuck between the teeth. v. kukkijuk. He gets something stuck between his teeth.
kukkilingijautik Tooth pick. n. Ref: Dorais
kukuk Hood. n. kukujuk. He puts on his hood. kukuppalik. He has a big hood.
kukupp‰k Point of a dickey hood. n.
kul‰ngi Dog other than a husky. n. kul‰ngialutuinnak. It is only a cracky.
kulluk Thumb. n. kulluituk. A person with a thumb missing. kulluga. My thumb.
kullupuk River is bad.
kumak Louse. n. kumalik. He has lice.
kumik Scratch. v. kumijuk. He is scratching.
kummagutiv‰ Takes away someone's goods.
kumuniuni Holy communion; a loan word from English.
kunik Kiss. v. kunittaujuk. She is being kissed. kuninnivuk. He kissed her.
kupanuak Paserine, any type of sparrow. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kusik Drip. v. kusijuk. It is dripping.
kusisivik Funnel for pouring liquid. n. Ref: Dorais
kusitsiak Solder. n. kusitsiamut ‰kKigajattuk. It can be fixed with solder.
kusugak Icicle. n.
kutailtak Roofing felt. n. kutailtat‰janga. He put roofing felt on it.
kutappuk Stutters, pronounces incorrectly. v. kutaguti What is pronounced in correctly. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kutjangak Upside down. v. kutjangajuk. It is upside down.
kutsasuk Serious, Careful look on your face. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
kutsitagusik? Shaky tale (american pipit, anthus spinoletta). n. Ref: Murphy
kutsitak White cap or head sparrow (white-crowned sparrow, Zonotrichia leucophrys). n. Ref: Murphy
kutsualuk Pitch. n. kutsualummut inngagekkutit‰juk. It is water proofed with pitch.
kutsuk Chewing gum. n. kutsutugumaven? Would you like some chewing gum?
kuvig‰k Slop bucket. n. kuvig‰k anilauguk. Go and empty the slop bucket.
kuvijuk Shower. n. Ref: Dorais
kuvik Spill. v. kuvivuk. It spilled.
kuvisik Pour out. v. kuvisivuk. He poured some out.
kuvisiutik Dropper. n. Ref: Dorais
kuviutik Tap (faucet). n. Ref: Dorais
kuvivik Funnel for pouring liquid. n. Ref: Dorais
K‰gautik Firing pin. Ref: Dorais
K‰jok Bomb. n. K‰jottausimajuk. It has been bombed.
K‰juk Feel cold temperatures (even in a snowhouse). v. K‰juttuk He is very cold, feels the cold. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
K‰k Explode. v. Squat. v. Top. n. mattress. n. K‰vuk. It exploded. K‰likKama. You are squatting me. K‰nga allatilauguk. Wipe the top of it. K‰tsaKanngituk. He has no mattress.
K‰nga Top. Its top. K‰nganejuk. It's on top. T‰nna K‰nga. That is the top.
K‰ngani On top of. Itsivautau K‰ngani. On top of the chair.
K‰ngik Go past. v. K‰ngijuk. He goes past. K‰ngijavut. We passed it. K‰ngitsivuk. He goes past (in a race).
K‰tsuak Blister. v. K‰tsuajuk. He has a blister.
K‰tsuk Blister. n. K‰tsunga K‰juk. His blister busted.
K‰ttsivik Detonator. Ref: Dorais
Kagaik Squat a lot of things. v. Paungani Kagaijuk. He is squatting the berries.
Kaggik Bleached by the sun in the air. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kaggimiuk Seated together for a meeting, conference. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kagguk Miss. v. Kaggujauvuk. It is missed. Kaggusijuk. He shot over it.
Kagitak Brain. n. Puijik Kagitanginnik nigilautsimaven? Have you ever eaten seals brains?
Kagitaujak Computer (like a brain). n. Anderson
Kaigulek Birch tree. Ref: Murphy
Kaigulialuk Bay harp (old male Harp seal). n.
Kaigulik Bedlamer (mature Harp seal, Pagophilus groenlandicus). n.
Kaik Come. v. Kaiget. Come here. Kaigasuaven? Are you going to come?
Kainguk Ballikater. n. Kainguk sanianejuk. He is by the ballikater (ice mound).
Kaitsik Give. v. Kaitsigit. Give me some. Kaitsigasuajuk. He is going to give you some.
Kaittuk Rock bank. n. Granite. n. Kaittumi situgannguajut. They are sliding down the rock bank.
Kajagiak Canoe. n. Kajagiakkojut. They are travelling on a canoe.
Kajak Sealskin boat of the Inuit. n. Kajattujuk. He is paddling a kayak. Kajaliujuk. He is making a kayak. Kajakujuk. He abandons his kayak where is overtaken by bad weather (high winds or a storm). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Kajatt‰vuk His kayak has a new skin. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Kajattujiak A kayaker. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Kajauguattuk A kayak that is easy to capsize. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Kajaujuk. A miniature kayak (skin covered frame of of walrus ivory). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Kajautak A kayak that's capsized by another kayaker or and animal. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kajippuk Sole leather for white skin boots of the finest white colour. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kajottak Cup. n. Kajottanik s‰rnotsilaugit. Put some cups on the table.
Kajuk Gravy. n. Kajutsiakulok! What a delicious gravy! Kajuliujuk. She is making gravy.
Kajutsajak Corn cob. n. Ref: Dorais
Kajutsak Noodles. n. Ref: Dorais
Kakik Haul oneself out of the water. v. Put on airs over newly-gained prosperity. v. Immini Kakivuk. He pulled himself out of the water without any assistance. Kakidlatuk. He was so poor; now he acts so grand. How pompous!
Kakkisuk Worn down by the wind. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
KakKak Hill. n. KakKamit takutsak. It can be seen from then hill. KakKaliajuk. He is going to the hill.
KakKoj‰Kulak Excursion bread. n. Sweet biscuit. n. KakKoj‰ggulaKangilagut. We don't have any sweet biscuits.
KakKoj‰luk Hard bread. n. KakKoj‰luttugumaven? Would you like some hard tack?
KakKojak Biscuit. n. KakKojattomajuk. He is eating biscuits.
KakKul‰k Chew something hard. v. KakKul‰juk. He is eating something hard.
Kakugu When? (in the future). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kakutajak Bed sheet. Ref: Dorais
KaKialik Repent. v. KaKialijuk. He repents.
KaKiannangituk Not exciting., Unpleasant. KaKiannangitumut tikitauvugut. Misfortune has befallen us.
KaKiannapuk Works badly.
KaKiannatuk Fun to be doing. Pleasant.
KaKuanngajuk Beige. Jaikanga KaKuanngajuk. His coat is beige.
KaKulok Haydown or bawk (Greater shearwater, Puffinus gravis). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
KaKunnak Hoarfrost. n. Unnua KaKunnaniKuk. Last night, it was frosty. Everything is covered with hoarfrost.
KaKutsik Whiten. v. Pale. v. Silami KaKutsejaga. I am bleaching it outdoors. KaKutsivutit. You paled (nearly fainted).
KaKutt‰suk White fox (Alopex lagopus). n. KaKutt‰sujuk. He shot a white fox.
KaKuttak White. n. Annug‰ga KaKuttak. My dress is white.
Kalak Boil. v. Finish cooking. v. Wake of fish. n. Kalav‰n? Are they cooked now? Kuleligait Kalangit. The capelins are surfacing on the water.
Kalasik Navel. n. KalaseKijuk. Her belly-button is showing.
Kalilligek Pile one on top of another. v. Atuagait Kalilligettisimajangit. He has piled up the books.
Kalinguattuk Growl once (dog). v. Kalingul‰juk The dogs growls continually for some time. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kalip‰k Highest. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kallek Trousers. n.
Kallik Panties. n. KalliKanngituk. She is not wearing panties.
Kallinitsajak Felt. n. Ref: Peacock
Kallun‰k Caucasian. n. White person. n. Kallun‰t niKingit. White man's food. Kallun‰tut uK‰lajuk. He is speaking English.
Kallun‰ngajuk Settler (livyer). n. Inuit decendant with mixed blood. n. Kallun‰nngajoven? Are you a settler? Are you part Inuit?
Kallun‰ttajak Cloth. n. Sewing material. n. Kallun‰ttajak utsualuinnak. The cloth is oily. Kallun‰ttajammit sanajausimajuk. It is made from cotton.
Kallutik Dipper. n. Kallutik inngalittuk. The dipper is leaky now.
Kallutiujak Flat part of a caribou horn. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kalotik Water pump. n. Boat bailer. n. Kalotiliujuk. He is making a water bailer for the boat. Kalotitsavut ‰kKisuttaulittuk. Our water pump is being set up.
Kalugiak Spear, lance for hunting. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kaluigutik Electric beater. Ref: Dorais
Kalunik Lard or shortening. n. Kalunitt‰Kauv‰n? Did you put lard in it?
Kaluvuk Dips several times with a cup or dipper. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kamigutik Electric switch. Ref: Dorais
Kamik Dought. v. Kamilauguk. Put out the fire. Kamivuk. The light went out.
Kamitsiutik Electric plug (male). Ref: Dorais
Kammak Wall. n. Kammamejuk. It is on the wall.
Kammatuk? Edible Labrador plant ? n.
Kammatuppuk Calls the dogs together. v.
Kamna This one, this inside. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kamutik Sled. n. Kamutimmejuk. It is on the sled.
Kanak Tent pole. n. Crosspieces of a seal screen. n. Kanatsiujuk. He is looking for a tent pole.
Kanaksak Construction scaffolding. n. Ref: Dorais
Kanga When? Kanga tikiniattuk? When will it arrive? Kanganen taimailingalittung? How long has it been like that? KangaKiak I don't know when. Ref: Watts Kangalonet. Never. Ref: Watts Kangatuinak Anytime Ref: Watts
Kangatsin‰k Upper lip. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kangattaivik Hook for hanging clothes. n. Ref: Dorais
Kangattak Lift. v. Kangattalauguk. Lift it up. Kangattatuk Bird, plane soars, rises in the air.
Kangattauj‰pvik Swing. n. Ref: Dorais
Kangattautik Baby swing. n. Ref: Dorais
Kangiak Neice or nephew of a man. n.
Kani Honey, a loan word from English. Ref: Dorais
Kanigasak Germy food or drink. n. Kanigasannik nigiKattanak. Don't eat food that has been touched by someone else.
Kanik Mouth. n. Kanialok. You big mouth. Kanituinnak. He is all mouth. Kanimminotsijuk. He put it in his mouth.
Kanimak Sick. v. Kanimaven? Are you sick? Kanimajuk. He is ill.
Kanimmasik Disease. n. Sickness. n. Sunamikiak Kanimmasilik. He has some kind of disease. Kanimmasimmut nungutausimajut. They were wiped out by the flu.
Kaninngitugiak Further. It is further.
Kaninngituk Far. Kaninngitongituk. It is not far. Kaninngitumettuk. He is far away. He lives in a distant place.
Kaninngotik Microphone. n.
Kanippalotik Harmonica. Ref: Dorais
Kanittuk Close or nearby. Kanittukuluk. It is very close. Kanittoj‰ttuk. It looks as if it is close.
Kanivaut Diaphram. n. Ref: Peacock
Kannguik Snore. v. Kannguijuk. He is snoring. KannguiKattaven? Do you snore?
Kannik Snow. v. snowfall. n. Kannivuk. It is snowing.
Kanningaj‰ttuk Angry, mad. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kanuitsatailik Patient, indulgence for him. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kapuk Froth. n. Kapoj‰ttuk. It is like froth.
Kapulik Froth at the mouth. v. Kimmik Kapulijuk. The dog is frothing at the mouth.
Kapviasiak Marten (Martes americana). n.
Kapvik Climb up. v. Carcashoe (Wolverine, Gulo gulo). n. Kapvivuk. He climbed up.
Kasigiak Hair seal (Ranger seal). n. Dotter (old Ranger seal). n. Kasigianniagiattujut. They are going ranger seal hunting.
Kasilik Hurt. v. Ot‰simanniga Kasilijuk. My burnt spot is hurting.
Kasuk Becomes calm (weather). v. Loosen. v. Kasuvuk. It became calm. Kasungajuk. It is loose.
Kat‰k Become pale in the face, to appear ill. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kataittuk High-tuned. Kataittusuak. His voice is very high.
Katangutik Cousin. n. Katangutiatsuga. My dear cousin.
Katigak Upper part of body. n. Waist. n. Katigaga ‰nniajuk. The upper part of my body is sore.
Katitujuk Deep voice., Bass, contralto.
Katjak Scrape fat off seal skin. v.
Katjanik Blubber scrapings. n. Katjanet Kimminolaukkit. Give the blubber scrapings to the dogs.
Katjituk Pie bird (Common golden eye, Bucephala clangula). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
Katjuk Arrow. n. Katjunga nakajuk. His arrow broke.
Katjululivik Elevated stage for storing food. n. Ref: ?
Katjusak Fish hook. n. Jigger. n. Katjusanga nitsijuk. His jigger got caught in the bottom.
Katsauk Wobby (Red-throated loon, Gavia stellata). n. Katsauniajuk. He hunting wobbies.
Katsinik How many? KatsiniKalikKen? How old are you? Ref: Noggasak
Katsitak Knoll. n. Lump. n. Katsitammi iluvinga. His grave is on the knoll. Katsitalik niaKummini. He has a lump on his head. Katsittuk It's bulged outward, sticking up or humped.
Katsiugutik Kettle. n. Katsiugutik imat‰lauguk. Fill the kettle.
Kattak Bucket. n. Pail. n. Kattak tatajanga. He filled the bucket.
Katuinn‰k Superficial in one's thinking. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kaugulik Beetle. n. Kaugulik siutinganut pulasimalauttuk. A beetle had crawled into his ear.
Kaujigatsak News. n. Notice. n. Kaujigatsanik atuatsijuk. He is reading the notices. KaujigatsaKaven? Do you have any news?
Kaujik Discover. v. Realize. v. Understand. v. Kaujiv‰? Has he found out? Kaujisimalittuk sallutujoninganik. He has realized that she is a liar. Kaujititautsiagialik. She must be given complete understanding. We must make sure she understands.
Kaujikkaivuk Betrays. v.
Kaujimajaujuk Known thing. She is known. v.
Kaujimak Know. v. Kaujimajaga. I know him. Kaujimajuk. He knows. Kaujimaven? Do you know?
Kaujimangik Faint. v. Lose consciousness. v. Kaujimangisok. She gets the fits. Kaujimangivuk. She fainted. She lost consciousness.
Kaujimanni Guide. n.
Kauk Poke. v. Forehead. n. Sunrise. n. Kaujanga ijingagut. He poked him in the eye. KaukKutujuk. He has a big brow. Kauvuk. The sun rose.
Kaulik Keep poking. v. Kingamminik Kaulijuk. He is picking his nose. Kamimminik Kaulijuk. He is stretching his boots. Kaulijuk kiatsautimmik. He is poking at the ashes in the stove.
Kauliutik Wooden stick for stretching dry skin boots (This tool has a wooden base on which the feet are placed to keep it upright and a rounded end that's used for stretching dried or shrunken skin boots.). n.
Kaumak Bright. v. Light. v. Shine. v. Kaumajuk. It is a light color. It is shining. Kaumaluatatuk. It is too bright.
Kaummalak Flash. v. Lightning. n. Kaummalavuk. It flashed. Kaummal‰vuk. The lightning is flashing.
Kausek Wet. v. Kausejuk. His socks and feet are wet. KausellaKijuk. He got a little wet. Kauseliven? Did you get wet?
Kauseligekkutik Umbrella. n.
Kausittuk Wet. Kausittualuk. It is too wet.
Kausiut Daytime star, like a planet at sunrise/sunset. n. Ref: Peacock
Kavanganik South easterly wind. Ref: OKalaKatiget
Kek Parched with thirst. v. Grey hair. n. KelikKunga. My throat is parched. Keluvinilik. He has a lot of gray hairs.
KekKuat Algae. n. Ref: Peacock
Ketik Last agony, in the spasms of the agony of death. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kiak Cry. v. Kiajuk. He is crying. Kiadlanak. Don't cry.
Kiannatuk Onion. n. Kiannatunik agguijuk. He is cutting up onions. Kiannatong? Does it make you cry? Is it an onion?
Kianngul‰vuk Whistling noises made. v.
Kibjak Twisted tobacco. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kigatak Stiff. v. Kigatajuk. It is stiff.
Kigattak Stiffen. v. Kigattajuk. It became stiff.
Kiggavik Goshawk (Northern goshawk, accipter gentilis). Ref: Murphy
Kigguit Rock pile. n. Kigguinijisimajuk. He is hiding behind the pile of rocks.
Kijuk Wood. Kijuttagiajuk. He has gone to get some wood. Kijummik s‰lik. He has a wooden table.
Kijukuluk Twig. n. Stick of wood. n. Kijukulummut anauniakKat. Hit him with a stick of wood.
Kikailak Active person, someone who is always busy. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kikajuittuk One who is never inactive.
Kikak Stay in one place. v. Rear. v. Off work or on holiday. v. Kikajuk. He is not working. He is doing nothing.He is on holiday. Kikalautsimangituk. He is always busy. He is never still.
Kikattuk Man who does not go on a hunting but instead stays a home to do small jobs. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kikiggak Noise of movement. n. Noise of engine in the distance. n. Kikiggagil‰juk. The noise of the engine can be heard in the distance. The distant murmur of a motor boar.
Kikittak Island. n. Kikitt‰luk. A big island. Kikittakuluk. A small island.
Kikittaujak Tidal island or peninsula. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kikittaukak Archipelago, several nieghbouring island. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kikkiggak Crunching sound underfoot. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
KikKak Middle. KikKani. In the middle.
KikKuak Seaweed. n. KikKuat Kuinagijakka. I am ticklish of the seaweed.
KiKsek Resistent, to not want something. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kilak Tie. v. Sky. n. Heaven. n. Roof of mouth. n. Kilaigasuajuk ukkuaminik. He is going to tie his door. Kilammi nuvujaKavuk. There are clouds in the sky. Kilalial‰kKoKen? Do you think you will go to heaven? Kilannut nipijuk. It stuck on to the roof of my mouth.
Kilalugak White whale (Beluga, delphinpterus leucas). n. Kilaluganniajut. They are hunting a white whale.
Kilamik Later on, in a little bit ( of time). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kilan‰giv‰ Desperately wants it now (athing which he has rights to and which his is certain to obtain). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kilatsiutik Hair ribbon. n. Ref: Dorais
Kilaunnguak Chain. n. Kilaunnguakajuk Kimmik. The dog is wearing a chain. Ujamimma Kilaunguanga siKumivuk. The chain on my necklace broke.
Kilaut Inuit drum. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kilautik String. n. Drum used by Labrador shamen. n. Ref: Dorais Kilautitsamittok. I wish I had some string.
Kilitsik Braid. v. Kilitsilaunga. Braid my hair.
Kilittik Braids. n. Kilittika tuappingajut. My braids are in a mess.
Killagittuk Fir tree. n. Ref: Murphy
Killalugak White fish. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Killik Shine. v. Killivuk. It shines.
Killisaigutik Polish. n. KillisaigutiKaven? Do you have any polish (or wax)?
Killisaik Polish. v. Killisaijuk Kititlimimminik. He is polishing his ring.
Killisak Polish. v. KillisaniakKat. Make sure you polish it. Killisajanga. He is polishing it. He polished it.
Killitak Shiny. Ujaminga Killitak. Her shiny necklace.
KilluKut Bolt (to close a door or gate). KilluKusipp‰ She bolts it shut. KilluKutj‰pp‰ He unbolts it. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kilommivuk Shivers out of fear. v.
Kilujik Cramps. v. Shiver. v. Kilujijuk. He has the cramps. He is twitching.
Kiluk Bark. v. Kilujuk. The dog is barking.
Kilullagak Play the guitar. v. guitar. n. Kilullagasonguven? Can you play the guitar? KilullagaKavunga. I have a guitar.
Kilullagaujak Banjo. n. Kilullagaujak akitujualuk. The banjo is very expensive.
Kilullak Trigger on a gun. n. Ref: Dorais
Kim‰k Flee. v. Kim‰juk. He is running away.
Kimak Leave behind. v. Kimajavut. We left it behind. Kimattak Derelict. Ref: Peacock
Kimatulivik Food cache. n. Ref: Peacock
Kimigguak Look at magazines. v. Kimigguajut. They are looking at magazines.
Kimigguatuat Comics, Newspaper. Ref: Dorais
Kimigguk Inspect. v. Examine. v. Sight-see. v. Look at. v. Kimiggusiallugu. Examine it carefully. Kimiggutaugialik. It must be inspected. Kimiggugiattulaulluk. Let's go sight-seeing.
Kimiggutik Tongue depressor. Ref: Dorais
Kimigiak Eye-lash. n. Kimigiakka naittusuat. My eye-lashes are very short.
Kimik Choke. v. Kimittausimajuk. He was strangled.
Kimilluk Back of neck. n. Spine. n. Stem of a plant. n. Kimilluga ‰nniajuk. The back of my neck is sore. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kimmiagulak Puppy. n. Pingasunik Kimmiagulalik. It has three puppies.
Kimmik Inuit dog. n. Kimminga isumaitsijuk. His husky has the rabies.
KimmiKutitsak Dog food. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kimminguak Pine or spruce cones. n. Toy dog. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kimuk Haul a sled. v. Kimugiujuk. This is the first time this dog has been in a team.
Kimutjuk Snow drift. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kimutsik Travel by dog-team. v. Dog-team. n. Kimutsijut. They are travelling by dog-team. Kimutset sakKivut. A dog-team came in sight.
Kinajuk Furious with pain (man or animal). v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kinaujok Squall hawk (Northern hawk-owl, Surnia ulula). n. Kinnuajok mannilik. The squall owl has eggs.
Kinaujuk? Squall hawk (Northern hawk-owl, Surnia ulula). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
Kingak Nose. n. Kingaga aun‰juk. My nose is bleeding.
Kinidlik Tonsils. n. Kinidliligijuk. He has bad tonsils.
Kinigutik Telescope, spyglass, table of contents (what is used to search for something). n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kinik Search. v. Look for. v. KinittaulikKutit. They are searching for you. Kinijuk. He is looking for something.
Kiniutik Tuning dial on a radio. n. Ref: Dorais
Kinnagiak Bad mood, angry. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kinngak Squint from the sun. v. Kinngap‰. It is too bright.
Kinngutik Binoculars. n. Spy glass. n. Kinngutimmut takutsak. It can be seen with a spy glass.
Kinnisoti Lever, pincers. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kinnit‰gak Black person. n. Kinnit‰gammik takulautsimangilanga. I've never seen an African.
Kinnitak Black. n. Kinnitanik nujalik. He has black hair.
Kinnuajok Hawk (rough legged hawk, buteo lagopus). Ref: Ittulak
Kinnual‰k Scream. v. Kinnual‰ttisijuk. He is making them scream.
Kinnusak Make someone impatient. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kinuak First thin ice. n. Something asked for. n. T‰nna Kinuanga. That is what he ordered.
Kinuinnik Patience. n. KinuinniKajigimaittuk. He has no patience whatsoever.
Kinuittuk Patient. He is patient.
Kinuk Ask for. v. Order. v. Request. v. Plead. v. Kinuv‰tit. He asked for you. KinukKaujuk kenaujamminik. He asked for his money.
Kipik Cover with a blanket. v. Blanket. n. Kipilauguk. Cover him up. Kipimminik iggutuijuk. She is washing out her blankets. Kipik Kakuttajat. Sheets.
Kipiluk Refuse. v. Kipiluttauniangilatit. You will not be refused.
Kiputak Score (scratch lines in something). Ref: Dorais
Kiputalik Wrench. Pejaitik Kiputalik Removing wrench. Ref: Dorais
Kisek Take off the skin. v. Seal skin pants. n. Kisettausimajuk. It has been skinned. Atugasuaven Kisenning? Are you going to wear your seal skin pants?
Kisigik Drizzle, light rain.
Kisik Seal skin with its fur. n. Kisimminik aullaijuk. He is selling his seal skin.
Kisiligik Scrape fat off seal skin. v. Kisiligijuk. She is cleaning a seal skin.
Kisittotik Green boughs. n. Inuviatsiutiliujuk Kisittotinnit. She is making Christmas wreaths out of boughs.
Kisuk Vapour, steam that rises from a lake before is freezes. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kitidlimik Jewelry ring. n. Kitidlimitsiavait! What a beautiful ring you have!
Kitigaligepat Afternoon. Ref: Watts
Kitigalitsiut Midday dinner. n. Kiligalimi At dinner (lunchtime) Ref: Noggasak
Kitik Centre. n. Waist. n. Small of back. n. Kitinganejuk. It's in the centre. It's on his waist. Kitiga ‰nniajuk. My back is sore.
Kitikisautik Foundation garment, corset or girdle. n. Ref: Dorais
Kitjaluak Screw. n. Kitjalualeng? Does it have a screw? Kitjaluale? Where is the screw?
Kitjiugak Junk of firewood. n. Kitjiugannik it‰kKailaugit. Bring in the junks.
Kitjiuk Chop wood. v. Kitjiugiattujuk. He has come (or gone) to chop firewood.
Kitsiak Spit on someone, shout them down. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kitsik Receive it (seal skin) as your share of the kill. v. Give it (seal skin) as someone's share of the kill. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kitsimig‰k Look slyly. v. Kitsimig‰juk. He has a sly look.
Kitsuak Scratch (repeatedly). v. Kitsuaniajuk. He is scratching (at someone).
Kitsuk Scratch (once). v. Kitsugualuk. He who scratches. Kitsutauven? Did you get scratched?
Kittusik Stiffen. v. Kittusivuk Kisik. The sealskin has stiffened.
Kitunngak Child. n. Pingasunik Kitunngalik. She has three children. Kitunnginasuttuk She is giving birth to a child.
Kitunnganguak Play with dolls. v. Doll. n. Kitunganguajuk. She is playing with dolls. Kitunganguanga nut‰k. Her doll is new.
Kiujak Cold. v. Kiujaven? Are you cold? Kiujanngilanga. I am not cold.
Kiujanattuk Cold., Cold weather. Kiujanav‰? Is the weather cold? Kiujananngilak. It is not cold. Kiujananngituk. It (object) is not cold.
Kiutungiak? Teal (Blue-winged teal, anas discors). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
Kiviak Turn your head to look. v. Kiviaget. Turn your head. Ilonnatik Kiviavut. They all turned their heads to took.
Kivittautik Hinge. n. Ref: Dorais
Kok Become angry. v. Reduce something too big, make it narrower, smaller (trouse belt, a tear, and opening.). Koven? Did you get angry? Are you angry? KokKauven? Did you get angry? Kolliuppuk. It breaks its way through a narrow opening. Kotipp‰ He reduces something too big, makes it narrower, smaller. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kokak One who is easily angered. Kokakulualuk. You bad-tempered thing.
KokKuk Tin container. n. KokKumejuk. It's in the tin. KokKusajak. Made of tin.
Komik Dance, hop (dividing, opening legs and and bringing them together again). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kommipuk Close (He closes legs of scissors, etc.). v.
Kongak Angry. v. Kongajuk. He is angry.
Kosautik Causes frustration or anger. Vonnialuvut Kosautituinnait. Our telephones are useless.
Kuagak Dwarf willow (net-vein willow, a plant with edible leaves used in salad, boiled in tea or as bandaids, Salix reticulata). n. Ref: Aichen Ref: Ittulak
Kuaj‰k Soapy liniment, ointment against rheumatism. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuajautik Black moss on rocks (lichen)? Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuajok Cement. n. Plaster. n. Ref: Dorais
Kuak Freeze. v. Perish by exposure and cold. v. Anything frozen. n. Kuav‰? Is it frozen now? Kuasimajut. They had frozen. They died of exposure. Kuattugumaven? Do you want some frozen meat?
KuaKautik Refridgerator. n. Ref: Dorais
Kuannatuk Sub-zero weather. KuannatolikKuk. It is sub-zero weather.
Kuasak Slippery (black) ice, freezing rain, any ice so slippery as to cause on to fall.
Kuatjuk Point of land. n. Kuatjumi illulet. They have their house on a point of land.
Kuatjulik square headed object. n. Needle with a square head. n. Wooden beam. n. Kamiliuliguvit Kuatjulimmik atuniakKutit. When you sew skin boots, use a needle with a square head. Kuatjulingit illuta pijagesimalittut. The beams on our house are now finished.
Kuats‰k Frightened. v. Startle. v. Kuatsven? Did you get a fright? Kuats‰jaga. I startled her.
Kuats‰nattuk Electricity. n. Causes a shock. n. Battery. n. Electric plug (female). Ref: Dorais
Ñ n. Ref: Dorais Kuats‰nattutausimajuk. An electric kettle. The kettle works through electricity. He works with electricity. He has been electrocuted.
Kuatsevik Freezer. n. Fish-freezing plant. n. Kuatsevimmejut iKaluit. Your trout are in the freezer. Kuatsevimmi suliaKajuk. She is working in the fish plant.
Kuattak Pin worm found in the intestines. n. Ref: Peacock
Kuigiattuvik Toilet. n. Outhouse. n. Kuigiattuviliajuk. He is gone to the washroom.
Kuik Urinate. v. Genitalia. n. Kuisuven? Do you want to go to the toilet? Puijik Kuingit. A seal's hind parts.
Kuikak Person with urinary tract problem. Kuikakulualuk. A bed-wetter.
Kuillak Fat. Kuillatannak. A fat person. KuillauluadlalikKing‰? Am I too fat now?
Kuinak Ticklish. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuinalupa How disgusting! Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuinats‰k Tickle. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuing‰luk Oh-my-gosh!(excalimation of feal or disgust, real or imagined). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuinngigagettuk Rubber pants. n. Ref: Dorais
Kuinngilitak Diaper. n. Ref: Dorais
Kuitt‰k Slip and fall. Kuittaj‰nnatuk It is slippery. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuittisautik Fattening, fat or fatness. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuittuk Cough. v. Kuittuniannak. Don't cough. Kuittuven? Did you cough?
Kujalik Thankful. v. Appreciate. v. KujalilaukKunga, ikajuttaugama. I was thankful for being helped. I appreciated the assistance.
Kujana Never mind., It doesn't matter. Kujan‰tuinnajaga. I just gave up on it. Kujan‰lunguna. Leave it alone.
Kujapigak Spine. n. Ref: Watts
Kukigiak Shoot at. v. Kukigialaugit. Take a shot with the gun. Kukigiattauvugut. Someone shot at us.
Kukik Shoot. v. Explode. v. Kukivuk. He shot. It exploded.
Kukiutiaguk Rifle, .22 calibre. n. Ref: Dorais
Kukiutik Gun. n. Ref: Dorais
Kukiutitak Gun barrel. n. Ref: Dorais
KukKuk Can (for canned food). n. Ref: Dorais
KuKuajok Saxaphone. n. Ref: Dorais
KuKuak Shout. v. KuKuajuk. He is shouting.
KuKugak Keep shouting. v. KuKugadlanak. Don't shout.
KuKuppuk Screams out loud.
Kul‰k Ceiling. n. Upstairs. n. Attic. n. Seal skin roof in a snow house. n. Kul‰nejuk. He is upstairs. Kul‰nogasuaven? Are you going to the attic? Kul‰vut upvagialik. The ceiling needs cleaning. Kul‰Kanngituk. It has no ceiling.
Kulalik Give up hope. v. Despair. v. KulaligiaKalunngilagut. We must not despair.
Kulannak Someone of whom we are despairing. Kulannatolittuk. It is expected that he will not live.
Kulaut‰jok Skipping. Ref: ly
Kulek Back. n. Kulega ungilajuk. My back is itchy.
Kuleligak Capelin, outside and bay (Mallotus villosus). n. Kuleliganniajut. They are after capelin.
Kuleligaujak Smelt (Osmerus mordax). Ref: Jararuse
Kulelik Saddler (Great black-backed gull, Larus marinus). Kulelialuittingisivut. The saddlers took flight.
Kuligutsivik Shelf. n. Kuligutsivimmolauguk. Put it on the shelf.
Kulik Top. Kulinganejuk. It is on top. It is on the upper one.
Kulit Ten (from Kulik, upper limbs). Kuliugutinga His tenth, his tenth unit or part. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kulitak Woman's skin coat with tails in the back and front. n. Kulitakkajuk. She is wearing a skin coat.
Kulivitsivik Shelf. n. Kulivitsiviliujuk. He is making a shelf.
Kulliak Resin. n. Spruce gum. n. Drool. v. Drip on something. v. Kilisimanninga Kulliat‰janga. He put spruce gum on his cut. Kulliajuk. He is drooling. Kullianiannagu. Don't drip on it.
Kullik Traditional Inuit lamp. n. Electric lights. n. Upper part. Kullik isiul‰juk. The lamp chimney is getting sooty, while lighted. Kullivut ikumatsiagunnaimaittut unnusak. Our lights are pretty dim tonight. Kullingani sininialikKutit. You can sleep on the upper (bunk).
KulliKuliak Ring necked bird (Semipalmated plover, Charadrius semipalmatus) (word sounds like the bird). n. Ref: Murphy
Kullualak Twitch a little. v. Kullualavuk. It twitched a little.
Kullugiak Snake. n. Worm. n. White hairless larva. n. Kullugiattausimajuk. He has been bitten by a snake.
Kulluk Run down. v. Chop up a junk of wood. v. Kullupuk. The water runs down. Kitjiugait Kullulaukkit. Chop up the junks of wood into smaller pieces.
Kullungajuk Bud of a flower. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kullupp‰ Tear up a letter in several pieces. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kullusuguk Keel. n. Kullusugunganik sanajuk. He is making the keel of the boat.
Kullutsivuk Folds. v.
Kullutuk Crack in many places, ice in the tidal zone, ivory, wood. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuluappuk Wind in his stomach.
Kulugiak Spear. n.
Kulusuk Back, spine of a bird. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kulutsitik Chaulking iron. n.
Kumak Worms of pools and lakes. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kumepp‰ Pulls arm out of sleeve.
Kumiuk Save something for someone. v. Kumiujanga. He saved something for her for when she returns. Kumiggusipp‰. He has given him something reserved for him. Kumiggut. Object reserved for someone. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kummegak Bun of hair worn by the women of Labrador (hair bound behind, with small plaits in in front?). Kummegaut. Ribbon for tying plaited hair. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kummuak Go up in the air. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Kummuatisiutikvik. An elevator Ref: Dorais
Kummuatattuk Crankshaft. n. Ref: Dorais
Kummut Upwards. Igilauguk Kummut. Throw it upwards.
Kungak Smile. v. Kungajuk. He is smiling. He smiled.
Kungasekkutik Scarf. n. Kungasekkutiga aupuluttak. My red scarf.
Kungaseltak Bandana. n. Kungaseltakkajuk. She is wearing a bandana.
Kungasigutik Necktie. n. Ref: Dorais
Kungasik Neck. n. Collar. n. Kungasiga ‰nniajuk. My neck is in pain. Kungasinga jaikamma alivuk. The collar of my coat tore.
Kungulik Sorrel, an edible plant often found near bird nests (Oxyria digyna). n.
Kunguliujak Herb with spoon shaped leaves: chochlearia. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuniguk Feathers. n. Eider down. n. Akitiliujuk Kunigunnit. He is making a down pillow.
Kunn‰k Crack, crevasse in rock or earth. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kunnik Inshore ice. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kunuj‰k Carry an omen of death. v. Kupanuak itikKaujuk; Kunuj‰jukulualuk. A bird came into the house; it is an omen of death.
Kunuk Unwilling. v. Refuse to do something. v. Kunuven? You don't want to do it?
Kunulik Fade. v. Wither. v. Give up something that you had planned to do. v. Piguttuka Kunulivut. My flowers withered. Kunuliven? Have you changed your mind? Kunullivut. They have faded.
Kununnik Unwillingness. n. Kununninga sakKij‰tsiamailittuk. His unwillingness is clearly visible.
Kunutujuk One who is always unwilling. An uncooperative person.
Kupanuak Small bird (not used for food). Kupanuanniajutsaulunngilatit. You shouldn't be chasing small birds.
Kupanuakpak Horned lark (Eremophila alpestris). n. Lark, sky lark. Ref: Brice-Bennett
Kupanuanniut Butcher bird (northern shrike, Lanius borealis). n.
Kupanuatsuak Whiskey jack (gray jay, Perisoreus canadensis). n. Kupanuatsuak pitsiniajuk. The jay is after the dried fish.
Kupigguk Maggot. n. Niviuv‰luit Kupigguliujut. The blue flies are making maggots. Kupiggutaujuk. The maggots are eating it. Kupiggusimavuk. It's full of maggots
Kupik Split. v. Kupiso‑on? Can you split it? Kitjiugak Kupivauk. He split the junk of wood.
Kupitjualuk Crocodile. n. Ref: Dorais
Kuppak Crack, Split. n. Segment., Fragment. Kuppanga Kailauguk. Give me a part of it. Kuppamut katajuk. It fell into the crack.
Kuppaku Peach. n. Ref: Dorais
Kuppalik Pear. n. Ref: Dorais
Kuppik Turn a page. v. Kuppip‰. He turns the page.
Kupug‰k Striped., Stripe. n. Striae only on sea ice in formation. Usinngasegik Kupug‰k. His pyjamas are striped. Kupug‰lik. It has stripes. Kuputattuk. The sea ice has stripes, striae in the ice as it is forming. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuput Milky Way.
Kuputik Milky way. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kupvigik Pour water. v. Kupvigilaunnga. Pour me some tea. Kupvigilauguk. Pour him some.
Kupvik Chamber pot. n. Toilet bowl. n. Bed pan. n. Urine bottle. n. Kupvitujuk. He is on the bed pan.
Kutiguppuk Walks along the beach. v. Kutiguttuk He follows the shore at the foot of the cliff of foot by boat of on sled. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kutitsak White of the eye. n. Someone the white of whose eyes looks bad through illness. Kutitsalittuk. Kutitsittuk He has a white mark on the iris of the eye (a cataract Kuvittit‰ttuk. He has a cataract forming in his eye. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kutjaunak Eel (Anguilla rostrata). n. Ref: Ittulak
Kutjautak Place for splitting wood. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kutjautak Wedge. n.
Kutjuk Swan. n.
Kutsal‰k Frightened, discouraged, knocked down (said also of earth, a stone a house.). Kutsalaituk Giddy, enthusiastic, turbulant. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kutsipuk High up. v.
Kutsittuk Situated above. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kutsuppuk Cries out at the top of her voice. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kutsutak Yellow. n. Kutsutak illuga. My house is yellow.
Kuttugak Thigh. n.
Kutuk Collar bone. n.
Kuvianak Joy. n. Tikippat, Kuvianak! When it arrives, what joy!
Kuviananngituk Sadness. n. Uvattinut Kuviananngitumik tikititsijuk. He has brought us sadness.
KuviasotiKak Ridicule. v. KuviasotiKatuinnatuk uvannik. He is only ridiculing me.
Kuviasuk Happy. v. Kuviasujuk. He is happy. Kuviasonngituk. She is unhappy
Kuvitsalungajuk Someone who looks through of below out of ill humour with lowered head. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuvitsaluttuk Someone the white of of whose eyes look bad through illness. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Kuvvik Tears. n. Kuvvika katagajut. My tears are falling.
Laitak Lighter; a loan word from English. LaitaKaven? Do you have a lighter?
Lomikek Lube oil. n. Lomikett‰lauguk. Put some lube oil in it.
Lopi Lube oil; a loan word from English. Ref: Dorais
Luivik Lion. n. Luivimik takulautsimaven? Have you ever seen a lion?
M‰k Kiss. v. M‰launga. Rub noses with me.
M‰nakut Now, at this moment. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
M‰nek Stay here. v. M‰negasuaven? Are you going to stay here?
M‰ni Here. M‰nejuk. It is here.
M‰nisik The one closer here. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
M‰nna Now. M‰nna Kaigusuaven? Are you going to come now? M‰nna m‰nna. Right now. M‰nnaKamik Recently; lately Ref: Watts
M‰nngat From here. Tigusiligit m‰nngat. Take some from here.
M‰pi Mop; a loan word from English. Ref: Dorais
M‰ppuk Yelps (dog).
M‰ttuk No more pain, his wound is healed. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Maggak Clay. n. Dishes. n. Porcelain. Ref: Dorais Maggaka siKullutausimajut. He has gotten stuck in the mud. My dishes have been smashed.
MaggaKautik Cupboard. n. Maggatalimmejuk. It is in the cup board.
Maggaligik Wash dishes. v. Maggaligijuk. She is washing dishes. He is working at clay.
Maggaligiutik Wash rag, Liquid soap. Ref: Dorais
Maggasajak Enamel. n. Porcelain. n. Maggasajammik Kupvilik. She has an enamel chamber pot. Maggasajaugami siKumisagaittuk. Because it is porcelain, it could break easily.
Maggatalik Cupboard. n. Maggataliliujuk. He is making a cupboard.
Magguk Two. n. Maggonik Kaitsilaugit. Give me two.
Magguliak Twin. n. Maggulialik. She has twins. Magguliat. Twins. Maggulik. The two in a deck of cards Maggolingatut They're going n pairs Ref: Watts
Maike Monkey. n. Ref: Dorais
Majangavuk Falls easily.
Majiak Blessed Virgin. n. Ref: Dorais
Majiannguak Religious sister, nun. n. Ref: Dorais
Majotik Stairs. n. Ladder. n. Majotikkut. Through the stairs. Majotigagituk. He has no ladder.
Majotit Stairs. n. Majotilet. They have stairs in their home.
Majuk Climb. v. Majuvuk. He climbed up. Majupvigilauguk. Climb up on it. Majulauguk. Climb it.
MajukKak Steep slope. n. MajukKami minnguisilut. They are resting on top of the bank.
Majupvik Place, thing used for climbing. n. Majupvimi pinnguajut. They are playing on the climbing equipment.
Makaloni Macaroni, spaghetti; a loan word from English. n.
Makiappuk Tears. v.
Makik Rise from of bed. v. Rise, to stand up. v. Makiliget. Get out of bed now. Makitajuk. He is up (not in bed). It is upright.
Makitik Hip. n.
Makkak Top of the skull. n.
MakKaipuk Gone out.
Makpilitak Shingle, tile. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Makua These. Makua ilakka. These are my relatives.
Makutiva Overpowers him. v.
MaKaik Absent, far away, gone on a trip. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
MaKik Heal. v. Open. v. MaKijuk. It is healed. MaKitilauguk. Squeeze it so that the pus comes out.
MaKujuppuk Detests. v. MaKujupp‰ Hhe has revulsion, aversion, distaste for him, her or it. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mal‰sasi Molasses; a loan word from English. Ref: Dorais
Maligatsak Law. n. Rule. n. Guideline. n. MaligatsaKavuk pitjutiKajumik t‰tsuminga. There is a law pertaining to that. Maligatsaliujuk. He is making a rule.
Malik Follow. v. MaliniakKama. Follow me. Malijuk. He is following. Malittaujuk. He is being followed.
Malikat‰k Bitch dog in heat. n. Malikat‰mmejuk. He is with the bitch in heat.
Malitjuagak Beach greens, used for medicinal tea (Beach sandwort, Honckenya peploides). n. Ref: Ittulak
Mallik Wave. n. Loppy. v. Mallialuk Kaijuk. A big wave is coming. Mallivuk. It is loppy.
Malugik Notice. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Malugusuk Suspect something. v. Notice. v. Feel one's drinks. v. Malugij‰n? Do you notice some thing about him? Malugusulaugaluattuk. At the time he suspected something was going on. Malugusuven? Are you feeling your drinks?
Mamagik Like the taste or smell. v. Mamagiugitaga. I don't like the smell/taste of it.
Mamaitsak Not to like the taste or smell. v. Mamaitsajuk tup‰kiannimik. She doesn't like the smell of tobacco.
Mamaitsunik Stink. v. Mamaitsunijuk anagiattuvik. The washroom is smelly.
Mamaittuk Smelly or stink. Mamaittusuak. It is some stink.
MamaittuKutik Labrador Tea (ledum pulustre). n. Rosemary (the spice). Ref: Ittulak Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mamak How good this tastes!
Mamammek Gulp down. v. Mamammelittuk. He is gulping it down.
Mamanngituk Stink. It stinks. Illunga mamanngituk. His house is terribly stink.
Mamatsak Enjoy the taste or smell. v. Put on perfume. v. Mamatsusuat ukua piguttuit. These flowers smell very nice. An‰naga mamatsasualittuk. My mother is sure putting on the perfume.
Mamatsautik Perfume. n. Mamatsautikkasainatuk. She is always wearing perfume.
Mamattuasujak Pie. n. Ref: Dorais
Mamattuk Delicious., Sweet., Sweet tinned fruit. n. Fruit salad. n. Mamattusuat igasimajatit. What you have cooked is delicious. UKummiagait ukua mamadluajatut. These candies are too sweet. Mamattunik pisiniakKutit. Buy some tinned fruit.
Mamik Heal. v. Mamijuk. It is healed.
Mammalik Orange marmalade. n. Ref: Dorais
Manettuk Rough., Rough spot. n. Manettoluattatuk allavigigianga. It is too rough to write on. Manettukogunnangituk. It cannot go through rough spots.
Mangapp‰ Slanders someone. v.
Mangitsik Bandage. v. Mangitsejuk. He is bandaging him. Mangitsik. He is bandaging himself.
Mangittak Lamp wick. n. Wick in a stone lamp. Ref: Dorais
Mangittasak Bandage. n. Mangittasalik. He has a bandage.
Manigak Plain, flat ground.
Manigotinik Humility. n.
Manigunnipuk Comforts someone. Manigupp‰ He consoles, comforts someone.
Manik Lamp wick (made of striaght moss fibers piles together). n.
Maniksaut Smoothing plane. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Manimmik Hold the same position. v. Not resist. v. Tame. Manimmituinnajuk. He is not fighting back. Manimmijuk. He is not resisting.
Manitsaik Irons... v. Manitsaijuk. She is ironing.
Manitsaivik Ironing board. n. ManitsaiviKanngilanga. I don't have an ironing board.
Manitsak Smooth. v. Ironing. v. Manitsalauguk. Iron it. Manitsagialik. It has to be smoothed over.
Manitsautik Iron. n. Ref: Dorais
Manittak Lamp wick. n. Manittanga nunguvuk. Its wick is burnt out.
Manittuk Smooth., Smooth place. n. Manittusiakujok! What a nice, smooth place! kenanga manittusuak. Her face is really smooth.
Manngitunik Rusty. It is rusty. Manngitunilittuk. It is rusting.
Manngomivuk Soft snow.
Mannguk Root of hair. n.
Mannik Egg. n. Pus. n. Manninik napv‰vunga. I found some eggs. Mannilijuk. It is infected.
Mannitotik Bacon. n. Ref: Dorais
Manug‰k Pass over Kidlapait Mountains.
Manugak Man-o-war (warship); a loan word from English.
Manuilitak Baby's bib. n. Manuiliakajuk. He is wearing a baby's bib.
Manullivuk Settles down.
Mapiatilipp‰ Put on so that it overlaps.
Mappik Turn over. v. Tear. v. Mappigok. Turn it over. kukinga mappijuk. His nail tore open.
Mappilittak Shingle. n. Mappilittangit pelittut. The shingles are coming off.
Mappilittaujak Clapboard. n.
Mappinga Other side. Mappinga takulauguk. Look at its other side.
Masavuk Soft snow falls. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mastak Mustard; a loan word from English. n. Ref: Dorais
Matsak Sleet. n.
Matsojak Sea scallop (Plactopecten magellanicus). n. Ref: Ittulak
Matsuak Courageous, enterprising. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mattagekkutik Binding, cord around the body to prevent a dog from unharnessing. n. Mattagekkutikkajuk. The dog is wearing a cord to prevent unharnessing.
Mattak Remove outside clothing. v. White whale skin. n. Mattajuk. He took off his coat. Mattatujuk. He is eating white whale skin.
Mattutik Bandage. n. Mattutikkajuk. He is wearing a bandage.
Matuitsiutik Can or bottle opener. n. Corkscrew. n. Matuitsiutille? Where is the can opener? Matuitsiutilauguk. Open it for her.
Matuk Close or cover. v. Cover or lid. n. End a sermon or speech. v. Matulauguk. Close it. Cover it. Matunga Kailauguk. Give me the cover. Matuligatta, ominga tutsialautta. Let us sing this in closing.
Matumani Now, (here in this place or at this time in story). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Maujagak Jump from ice-pan to ice-pan. v. Maujagannguajut. They are jumping ice-pans (for fun).
Maujak Deep snow. n. Snow in one's boots. v. Deep (snow). Maujauv‰? Is the snow deep? Maujaven? Did you get snow in your boots? Maujasiujuk. He is going through deep snow.
Maun‰ Through here. Maun‰git. Go this way. Maun‰nijuk. He came out through this way.
Maunak Hard dirty skin. n. Maunalik Kungasimmini, immisiaKattanginami. He has dirty skin around his neck because he does not wash properly.
Maunga Here. Put it here. Maunga niujuk. He got off (the plane, etc.) here.
Maunngak Come here. v. Maunngalaugit. Come over here.
Metvog Wednesday; a loan word from German. Ref: Watts
Miaggok Yelp. v. Kimmiagulak miaggojuk. The puppy is yelping for its mother.
Mianitsijik Shepherd. He is a shepherd. n.
Mianitsik Look after. v. Mianitsijuk. He is looking after the flock.
Migallos‰k Retch. v. Amekuluk, migialluns‰tuinnalittuk. The poor thing is only trying to vomit.
Miggavik? Long-stalked starwort (Stellaria longipes). n. Ref: Aichen
Migiak Vomit. v. Vomit. n. Migiagasualauguk. Try to vomit it out. Migiag‰lua salummasagialiga. I have to clean up his mess.
Migiannguk Feel nauseated. v. Migianngup‰! I feel nauseated!
Mik Land. v. Mivuk. It landed. Milittuk. It is landing.
Mikiak Bite off pieces with your teeth. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mikigak Raw seal meat. n. Mikigattusonguven? Can you eat raw seal meat?
Mikigiak Animal trap. n. Caught in a trap. v. Mikigiammik nagiattasijuk. He put some bait in the trap. Mikigianniajuk. He is trapping. Mikigiasimajuk. He is caught in a trap.
Mikijuk Small. Mikijukuluk. Very small. Mikiluadlatuk. Too small. Mikinngituk. How tiny! Mikijonngituk. It is not small.
Mikiligak Ring finger. n. Mikiligammini Kitidlimikkajuk. He is wearing a ring on his ring finger.
Mikininga Smaller part. Its smallness. Mikiningagut nakalauguk. Break it at its smallest part. Tatamivunga mikininganik. I am surprised at its smallness.
Mikinipp‰k Smallest. kamekka mikinipp‰k. My boots are the smallest.
Mikinits‰k Smaller. Pinnit mikinitsak. It is smaller than yours.
Mikkik Gnaw. v.
MikKuk Feather. n. Human body hair. n. Ikkagilet aupalutamik mikKulett. The robins have read feathers. MikKuKangituk. He has no body hairs.
MikKutik Sewing needle. n. Tutijuk mikKutimmut. He stepped on a sewing needle. MikKutimmik atuinnutitsijuk. She is getting the sewing needle ready.
MikKutuk Fluffy dog. n. Kimmiga mikKutuk. My dog has thick fur.
Miksilisik One that is closest to us , between us and a distant object. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mil‰k Chip. v. Kajottak mil‰vuk. The cup chipped.
Milak Spot. n.
Milik Bedspread. n. Ref: Dorais
Miliunni Million; loan word from English. Miliunni ungat‰ni. Over a million. Milanianguvunga. I am a millionaire.
Milluak Suck. v. Milluajuk mannimik. He is sucking an egg.
Millugak Tail fin of a fish. n.
Milluk Keep throwing. v. Millujuk. He is throwing.
Millutik Pitcher. n. MillutiuniakKunga. I will be the pitcher.
Milugatsak Stout (Horse flies and Deer flies (Tabanidae) ). Ref: Ittulak
Milugiak Sand fly (black fly, Simulium venustum). n. Stout. n. Throw at. v. Milugiannik papvinguvunga. I am sick and tired of the sand flies. Milugiannik itsijuk. She is afraid of stouts. Milugiajuk uvannik. She threw at me.
Miluk Throw and hit. v. Milunnijuk. He hit something. Milugok. Throw at him and hit him.
Milutsik Suck. v. Slurp. v. Milutsivuk. He sucked it out.He slurped it.He hit someone.
Mimik Caribou's hind leg. n. Mimimmik aittutaujuk. He is given a leg of caribou meat.
Miminnak Thick root of a tree. n.
Minappuk Takes something home.
Mingigiak Small fish in general. Mingigianiappuk He fishes for small fish. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mingotik Paint brush. n. Mingotet salummittut. The paint brushes are dirty.
Minguagutik Paint. n. MinguagutiKaven? Do you have any paint?
Minguak Paint. v. Minguagijuk motamminik. He is painting his boat. Mingualauguk. Paint it.
Mingujak Bird lands on the ground. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Minngik Jump over. v. Minngivuk. It jumped over.
Minngittunik Wake of a ship. n.
Minnguisik Rest. v. Minnguisijut. They are resting.
Minnguk Black beetle. n.
Minngutuk Tired. v. Minngutuvunga. I am tired. Minngutuven? Are you tired?
Minnigiak Fish. n.
Minoti Minute; loan word from English. Minotimmik sukkailuatlatuk. It is a minute slow.
Mipvik Airport or airstrip. n. Mipvinganojuk. He is going where it landed. Mipviliujut. They are making an airstrip.
Misaligak Water-soaked snow. n.
Misappuk Smacking noise being made., Eat noisily. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Misappaluppuk. He makes the sound of smacking his lips, or he makes a clapping sound when water is hit with and open hand , or it makes a smacking sound when the fish jumps our ot the water
Misattak Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale). n.
Misiannek Denial. n.
Misigak Fermented oil from seal fat for dipping with meat or fish. n. MisigaKavise? Do you have any seal oil?
Misiginik Perception. n.
Misik Jump. v. Misivuk. He jumped. Misigasuaven? Are you going to jump?
Misittak Jump up and down. v. Misittajuk. She is jumping up and down. Misittanguajuk. She is skipping (at play).
Misok Able to land. Namutuinniak misok. It can land anywhere.
Misuk Dip, plunge into a liquid. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Misutsijok Dipper. n. Ref: Peacock
Mitanngik Look cross. v. Mitanngijualuk. He looks cross.
Mitappuk Jokes. v.
Mitautik Something made fun of.
MitautiKak Mock. v. MitautiKajuk. He is making fun of someone. Mitautigijak. A person that is mocked.
Mitik Eider duck (Somateria mollissima). n. Mitinniagiajuk. He is gone duck-hunting.
Mitilik Men convered in duck down who live at sea and warm themselves in the sun on the ice in the spring : Inuit traditional belief. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mitilluk Black duck (American balck Duck, Anas rubripes). n. Mitillujuk. He shot a black duck.
Mitilujak Pintail (Northern pintail, Anas acuta). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
Mitjuktip‰ Makes him enter a cave, hides him in it. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mitsanut Towards it. Mitsanut uKagasuavunga. I am going to say something to that effect.
Mitsik Beside a mountain in any direction. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mitsilik Who tells the truth, What is the truth. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mitsilillik Closest to us , between a distant object and us. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mitsotik Sewing machine. n. Mitsotimmut akuniungituk pijagegajattuk. It could be finished in no time with a sewing machine.
Mitsuk Sew. v. Mitsutausimajuk. He has been stitched up. Mitsujuk. She is sewing.
Mitsusauk Dew. n. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Moggok Howl. v. Moggojut Kimmet. The dogs are howling.
Mont‰g Monday; a loan word from German. Ref: Watts
Motak Motor boat. n. Engine. n. Motor. v. Motalik. He has a motor boat. Motajuk. The motor is running.
Motak‰k Car or bus. n. Motak‰kkoKauvunga. I came by car.
Motaliupvik Workshop. n. Ref: Dorais
Motapvik Engine exhaust. Ref: Dorais
Motuk‰Kavik Garage. n. Ref: Dorais
Movipvik Theatre. n. Movipviliujut. They are building a theatre.
MuKetsivuk Grinds. v.
Mulik Nipple. n. Mulekka ‰nniajok. My nipples are sore.
Mumik Turn over. Mumilauguk. Turn it over.
Mumitsimajuk Remains upside down. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mumitsiutik Spatula (egg flipper). Ref: Dorais
Munnguk Lazy. Munngutlatuk. How lazy he is!
Musuk Draft through the door, stove flute. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Mutjuk Sink. v. Mutjuvuk aputimmut. It sank in the snow.
Mutusaikal Motorcyle; a loan word from English.
N‰jok Safety pin. n. N‰jokkajuk. She is using a safety pin.
N‰k End. v. Hook in. v. Stomach. n. N‰vuk piusik. The record is ended. kukinnut n‰vuk. It hooked up on my nail. N‰nga ‰nniajok. Her stomach is sore. N‰kka My body Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
N‰killivuk Vexed (stomach contracts).
N‰kkigik Pity. v. Mercy. v. N‰kkigijutsaginngit‰luit. You should have no pity on him. N‰kkigusutuinnagattajuk. He only has mercy on...
N‰la Listen! Hark.
N‰lagiak Go to listen. v. N‰lagiattok. He has gone to listen.
N‰lak Listen. v. Obey. v. Sapvingani n‰lajuk. He is listening to her chest. N‰laKattalaugit. Learn to obey.
N‰lausijapvik Radio station. n. Ref: Dorais
N‰lautik Radio. n. Stethoscope. n. N‰lautitt‰vugut. We have gotten a radio. N‰lautinga nillinattuk. His stethoscope is cold.
N‰ligak Lord. N‰ligavut tus‰sok. Our Lord can hear.
N‰mmak Fit. v. Enough. v. N‰mmajung? Does it fit? Is it enough?
N‰mmaKik Come at the right time. v. N‰mmaKitsiasiavutit. You came at exactly the right time.You just caught me before I left.
N‰mman‰k Shoot a seal in the right spot. v. N‰mman‰si magami kivingituk. It didn't sink because it was hit in the right spot.
N‰mmasik Satisfied. v. Enough. v. N‰mmasiven? Are you satisfied? Have you had enough?
N‰nngipuk Hops on one leg. v.
N‰nnguk Belly-ache. v. Diarrhoea. v. N‰nnguven? Do you have a stomach ache? N‰nngup‰. I have a belly-ache.
N‰piuninnik Manner of mercy. n. N‰piuninniKanngituk. He has no human understanding.
N‰tlek Hook foot and trip. v. Trip up. v. N‰tlev‰nga. He tripped me up. N‰tlenijuk. He tripped up someone.
N‰tsik Trip up. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
N‰vik Spill. v. N‰vijangen? Did she spill them?
N‰vitsik Spill intentionally. v. Empty. v. N‰vitsijuk natimmut. He emptied it onto the floor. She spilt it on the floor for badness.
Nagaje Frog (Mink frog, rana septentrionalis, found near Hopedale or Northern Leopard Frog, rana pipien found south of Groswater Bay). n. Ref: Peacock
Naggik Break a limb. v. Naggisimajuk. He has broken a limb.
Nagguak Knuckle, joint. n. Nagguangit KaKutsivut. His knuckles turned white.
Nagguk Dislike. v. Straight. v. Naggugijaujuk. He is disliked. He is not wanted. Naggujuk niKinnik. He thinks the food is not good enough for him. Nagguvuk. It is straight.
NagguKutik Blueberry bushes. n.
Naggunattuk Despicable., Unworthy. kamiliuj‰gik naggunattok. The boots she is making are ridiculous (ill-made). Naggunattoving‰? Am I despicable?
Nagiak Attract. v. Bait. n. kenaujaKannin‰tuinnamut nagiasimalittuk. She is hanging around the one with the most money. Nagiatt‰jaga. I put bait on it.
Naijak Incence. n. Ref: Dorais
Naik Smell. v. Naivuk niliannimik. He smells the stink of flatus.
Naimak Smell (continuous). Naimaju sunamikiak. She keeps smelling something.
Naina Nine; loan word from German. Nainak. Nine o'clock. NainalialikKuk. It is between eight and nine o'clock. Nainat. Nine of them.
Naipitsik Come across. v. See. v. Naipitsikauvunga allanik, atjinguanik Kinitlunga. I came cross your letter when I was looking for the pictures. Angutinnik naipitsiven? Did you find your husband?
Naittuk Short. Naittukuluk. Very short. NainnisaKav‰? Is there a shorter piece?
Naj‰tsuk Sister younger than yourself.
Najak Sister of a boy. n. Najaga Kiajuk. My sister is crying.
Najangak Dozing. v. Najangajuk. She is nearly falling asleep. He is dozed off, sitting.
Najangalak Outside jar (ring sea, pusa hispidal). n. Ref: Brice-Bennett
Najanguak Step-sister of a boy. Ref: Watts
Najuk Bide by or to stay. v. Skin. v. Najugasuaven? Are you going to stay? Najuniatt‰n? Are you going to skin it?
Najummik Hold on. v. Najummilauguk, killomittuniagakku. Hold on to it so that I can saw it.
Najummikutak Support. n. Najummikutanga ugguniagani. Make sure its support doesn't fall.
Najuttigik Possess. v. Najuttigivan? Does he have her with him? Panimminik najuttilik. She has her daughter with her.
Najuttik Thing taken.
Nakak Break in two. v. Nakatsijuk nuluajammik. He cuts off a piece of string. Nakav‰? Did it break?
Nakasojak? Arctic campion (Silene involucrata). n. Ref: Aichen
Nakasuk Bladder. n. Nakasuga anniajuk. I have pain in my bladder.
Nakasunnak Calf of the leg. n. Nakasunnamigut kilijuk. He cut in his calf.
Nakatannak Turnip. n. Nakatannanik niuvigasuajuk. He is going to buy some turnips.
Naket From where? Naket piven? Where did you come from?
Nakilitsik Inconsistent, not fixed. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Nakimannik Wind truns in every direction, Versitile, ambiguous. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Nakkak Fall overboard. v. Nakkajuk. He fell overboard.
Nakkasuk Calf of the leg. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
NakKuk Metal end to a cleaning rod for a gun. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Nakuajik Steady at work. v. Nakuajijuk. He is steady at work.
Nakuk Good, without fault strong. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Nakullarpuk That is very good, very nice (that it is so). Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Nakummek Thank you.
Nakummik Thank. v. Nakumminiakkat. Make sure you thank her. NakutlakKutit Thank you very much.
Nakungak Squint-eyed. v. Nakungajuk. He is squint-eyed.
Nakutsik Improved, remade or to get better from an illness. v. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
NaKit‰gutik Seal skin lash-line or other line or rope used to tie down and load on an Inuit sled. n. NaKit‰gutitsaKanngituk. He has nothing to lash it on with.
NaKitagik Lash things onto a Kamutik. v. NaKitagitsijuk piKutimminik. He is lashing his things onto the Kamutik.
NaKitik Touch, feel to tell how it is to the touch. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
NaKtautik Snuff. Ref: Dorais
Nal‰gut Truly. Nal‰gut uKaven? Are you telling the truth?
Nal‰ni In its direction. Nal‰nettuk napajop. It's in line with the pole. UKautiKalautsimanngituk nal‰ni. He has never said anything about it.
Nalak Lie down. v. Nalajuk illimi. He is lying on the bed.
Nalangaippuk False. v.
Nalauts‰k Try and guess right. v. Nalauts‰jut. They are guessing. Nalauts‰giagutik. Dice for throwing or drawing a number. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Nalautsik Guess correctly. v. Nalautsijuk. He guessed correctly.
Nali What is in front of him, facing him. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Naligek Two equals in size strength or power. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Nalikk‰k Crotch. n. Nalikkailisimajuk. His pants are split in the crotch.
Nalitsap‰ Visits him.
Nallia Which one of the two? Nallia pigumajat? Which one do you want? Naliat? Which one of these many? Ref: Watts
Nalliggutauk Worthy of someone. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin
Nalligik Love. v. Nalligivagit. I love you.
Nallik‰k Take turns. v. Between the legs part of a pair of trousers, of a human body the groin area. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin Nallik‰tlutik nalautsjut. They are taking turns at guessing.
Nallikak Come one after another. Ref: Schneider: Bourquin