Inuktut Glossary

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
mitsaanut
about
qulaaniittuq
above (it is...)
ilaujuq
accompanies someone (she...)
inngirut
accordian
akiani
across from; on the other side
tiguangujuq
adopted (he was...)
tiguaq
adopted child
kappiasuktunga
afraid (I am...)
kappiagijanga
afraid of her (he is...)
unnusa
afternoon
paqqut
aged caribou fat & bone marrow
siqqu
aged seal flipper
qangatasuuq
airplane
qangatasuukkuvik
airport
Alaaska
Alaska
Aavuuta
Alberta
ullulimaaq
all day
taqqilimaaq
all month long
aujalimaaq
all summer
pinasuarusilimaaq
all week
ukiulimaaq
all winter
arraagulimaaq
all year
akuq
amauti (long tailed style)
angijuqtaujaq
amauti (skirted style)
upirnangittuq
amazing; unbelievable (it is...)
Mialigaqtaliminiq
American Islands (near Iqaluit)
kisaut
anchor
ammalu
and
asingattauq
and another thing; another one
ivvilli?
and you?
ammattauq
and; what's more
ninngaumajuq
angry (she is...)
uumajuq
animal
nirjut
animal (wild or domestic)
singirniq
ankle
kiujuq
answers (he/she...)
najjuk
antler (caribou)
illuit atajut
apartment building
Niaqunnguut
Apex
initsaq
appointment
initsaliurutijara
appointment (He makes an ... for him).
initsaliuqtuq
appointment (he/she makes an...)
iipuri
April
Ikpiarjuk
Arctic Bay
siksik
Arctic ground squirrel
titiqqaniarviliaqqiit?
Are you going to the post office?
kakkiviaq
area below the nose and above the lip
akuliaq
area between the eyes
tuttusiurvik
area where caribou are hunted
uumajuqsiurvik
area where wildlife is hunted
taliq
arm
maaniittuq
around here (it is...)
tikittut
arrived (they have...)
Arviat
Arviat
apiriguk
Ask him/her (command)
apirijuq
asks (he/she...)
piqatikkuttinni
at my friend's place
uvattinni
at my place
ilattinni
at our relatives’ place
sinaani
at the edge of
nunnguani
at the end of
allavvimmi
at the office
qatsimuuqqat?
at what time? (in the future)
at your place
at your place (he is...)
aaggiisi
August
attak
aunt (father’s sister)
ajak
aunt (mother’s sister)
ukiaq
autumn
ukiassaaq
autumn (early...)
aluiqqanaq
avalanche
quviasugialauqsimajunga
away for Christmas (I was...)
aullaqsimajuq
away; out of town (he is...)