Inuktut Glossary

A B C D F G H I J K L M N P Q R S T U V
taakkua
these
taanikittuq
faint (in appearance)
taaniqtujuq
bold (in appearance)
taaqtuq
dark (it is...)
taatsiiliqijuq
taxi (she calls a...)
taavani
over there (general area)
taikani
over there (specific spot)
taikunga
to that area
taimaa?
Is that all?
taimakalauq
That's all for now.
tajan
ten
takanani
down there in that spot
takanunga
down to that spot
takijua
long hand (clock)
takijuq
tall
takiniqsaq
taller
takiniqsaujuq
taller (he/she/it is...)
takugaanga
sees me (he/she...)
takugaatit
sees you (he/she...)
takugikkit
I see you.
takuginnga
You see me.
takujaanga
sees me (he/she...)
takujaatit
sees you (he/she...)
takujagaqarvik
museum
takujagit
I see you.
takujait
see (you...it)
takujait
You see him/her/it.
takujanga
sees him/her/it (he/she...)
takujara
I see him/her/it.
takujarma
You see me.
takujuguk
We (2) see.
takujugut
We (3+) see.
takujunga
I see.
takujuq
sees (she...)
takujusi
You (3+) see
takujusik
You (2) see.
takujut
They (3+) see.
takujutit
You see.
takujuuk
They (2) see.
takulaaqquguk
See you later (sometime in the future)
takulaarivuguk
See you again soon.
Takulaarivuguk pingatsirmi.
See you on Wednesday.
takuniaqquguk
See you in a bit.
talaviisa
television
talaviisaqtuq
television (he watches...)
taliaq
wrist watch; bracelet
talii
three
taliimuuliqtuq
from just after 2:30 to just before 3:00
taliimuuqtuq
3 o'clock
taliq
arm
taliqpik
right
taliqpimmut sangulutit
Turn right. (command)
tallimat
five
tallirmiq
Friday
tallu
chin
tallurunnaq
scallop
taluq
caribou blind
Talurjuaq
Taloyoak
tamaani
around here
tamaunga
to here (general area)
tammaqsimajuq
mistake
tammariikkut
instrument or object used for navigation
tapaani
up there (general area)
tapikani
up there in that spot
tappaunga
up to that general area
tappikunga
up to that spot
taqajuq
tired (she/he is...)
taqavaa?
tired (Is she ...?)
taqaviit?
tired (Are you ...?)
taqqilimaaq
all month long
taqqiq
moon
taqqiq
month
taqqitamaat
every month
taqqiulaaqtumi
next month
taqqiulauqtumi
last month
taqqiup nunnguani
end of the month (at the...)
taqtuq
kidney
tariuq
sea
tariuq
salt
tarraqtuut
mirror
tarrijarvik
movie theatre
tasiarjuk
pond
tasiq
lake
tasiqquq
scraper for cleaning skins
tasiujaq
bay
tatsiqtuq
foggy (it is)
taunani
down there (general area)
taununga
down to that general area
tavva
Here it is.
tavvani
right here
tavvaniingittuq
She / he is not here.
tavvaniippa?
Is she / he there?
tavvaniittuq
It / she / he is here.
tavvauna
Here it is.
tavvauvutit
good-bye
tavvunga
to this spot here
tiguangujuq
adopted (he was...)
tiguaq
adopted child
tii
tea
Tii unaqtualuk.
The tea is very hot.
tiiliuqtuq
makes tea (she...)
tiiliurut
tea pot
Tiimut immulisunguviit?
Do you take milk with your tea?
tiiturumajunga
tea (I would like...)
tiiturumanngittunga
tea (I would not like...)
tiiturumaviit?
Would you like tea?
tikaagullik
minke whale
tikiq
index finger
Tikirarjuaq
Whale Cove
tikirataaqtuq
just arrived (she has...)
tikittuq
arrives (he/she...)
tikittut
arrived (they have...)
timi
body
timmiat
birds
tinguk
liver
tininngajuq
tide (it's low...)
tinittariilaaqtuq
tide is at its lowest (the...)
tinittuq
tide goes out (the...)
tiqqialik
baseball cap
tiriaq
weasel
tiriganiaq
fox (Arctic)
tisijuq
hard
tisipiri
December
tisuraut
toboggan
titiqqaniarvik
post office
titiqqaniarviliaqqiit?
Are you going to the post office?
titiqqaniarvimmuuqtuq
She's on her way to the post office.
titiqqaq
letter; document
titiraqtuq
writes (he...)
titirarvigijanga
writes (he...to her/him)
titirarvigijara
writing to him (I am...)
titiraut
pen; pencil
titirautiga
my pen
titirautiik
two pens (or pencils)
titirautiikkak
my two pens
titirautiikkik
your two pens
titirautiit
several pens (or pencils)
titirautiit
your pen
titirautikka
my pens
titirautiqangittunga
I don't have a pen.
titirautiqaqqiit?
Do you have a pen?
titirautiqaqtunga
I have a pen.
titirautitit
your pens
tittigusuttuq
funny (she finds something...)
tivvuaqtuq
spits (he/she...)
tuajat
twelve
tuapak
gravel
tuaviriaqaliqtunga
hurry (I have to...)
tuavirit!
Hurry!
tui
shoulder
tujurmijuq
stays somewhere (he/she...)
tujurmivik
hotel
tukiliarlutit
straight (go...)
tukiliattuq
straight (it is...)
tukimuatitsiji
director (job title)
tukisijunga
understand (I...)
tukisijuq
understands (he/she...)
tukisinngittunga
understand (I don't...)
tukisiviit?
understand (Do you...?)
tulattavik
breakwater
tulattuq
lands a boat (he...)
tulimaat
ribs
tulugaq
raven
tumiit
tracks (animal)
tungaaniittuq
in front of (it's...)
tungilia
the next one
tungujuangajuq
purple
tungujuqtaq
blue
Tuniguk (Piitamut).
Give it (to Piita).
Tunikkik (Piitamut).
Give the two of them (to Piita).
Tunikkit (Piitamut).
Give them all (to Piita).
tunisijuq
gives (he...)
tunngasugit
welcome
tunngasugitsi
welcome (addressing more than 2 people).
tunngasugitsik
welcome (addressing 2 people)
Tunngavikkunni iqqanaijaqtunga.
work at Nunavut Tunngavik (I...)
tunnuq
fat (of a land animal)
tunu
back
tunuani
behind
tunusuk
nape of the neck
tupattuq
wakes up (she...)
tupiq
tent
tupiqsimajuq
camp (she has a...)
tupiqtulaaqtuq
put up a tent (he/she will...)
tupirvik
tent site
tuqsuuk
entrance; porch
tuqtak
bistort (edible plant)
tusaqtuq
hears (he/she...)
tusarnirijara
I like the sound of it.
tusiattunga
limping (I am...)
Tusu!
I'm envious!
tutsiariaqtuq
goes to church (she...)
tutsiarvik
church
tutsiarvimminngaaqtuq
comes from church (she...)
tuttu
caribou
tuttuliaqsimava?
caribou hunting (Is he/she out ...?)
tuttuliaqtuq
caribou hunting (he/she has gone...)
tuttuliarvik
caribou hunting camp
tuttuminiq
caribou meat
tuttuniqqa?
caribou (Did he/she get a ...?)
tuttusiurvik
area where caribou are hunted
tuttuttuq
caribou (he/she caught a...)
tuu
two
tuugaalik
narwhal
tuullik
loon (common)
tuumiinngaaliqtuq
from just after 2:00 to 2:30
tuumuuliqtuq
from just after 1:30 to just before 2:00
tuumuuqtuq
2 o'clock
tuuq
ice chisel