Inuktut Glossary

A B C D F G H I J K L M N P Q R S T U V
uamiinngaaliqtuq
from just after 1:00 to 1:30
uamuuliqtuq
from just after 12:30 to just before 1:00
uamuuqtuq
1 o'clock
uan
one
uasa
penny
uasarvik
sink
uasikuaq
vest
uattaala
loonie; one dollar
uik
husband
uiqaqpit?
husband (Do you have a...?)
uirngangittunga
sleepy (I am not...)
uirngaqqiit?
sleepy (Are you...?)
uirngaqtunga
sleepy (I am...)
uivititurunnangittunga
French (I don't speak...)
uivititusuungujunga
French (I speak...)
Uivititusuunguviit?
French (Do you speak...?)
uivititut
French (language)
ujamik
necklace
ujaraq
rock
ujjugasugiaqtuq
bearded seal hunting (He has gone...)
ujjuk
bearded seal
ujjuttuq
bearded seal (He caught a...)
ukaliq
hare (Arctic)
ukaliqtuq
hare (he caught a...)
ukalliaqtuq
hare hunting (He has gone...)
ukiaq
autumn
ukiassaaq
autumn (early...)
ukiulimaaq
all winter
ukiuq
winter
ukiutamaat
every winter
ukkusik
cooking pot
ukua
these
Ukua kisuuvaak?
What are these two things?
Ukua kusuuvat?
What are these?
ukua sunauvat?
What are these things?
ukuak
these two
ukuak sunauvaak?
What are these two things?
ukuaq
daughter-in-law; sister-in-law (brother’s wife)
ukujuq
bends down (he...)
Ulaasiaq
Russia
ulinngajuq
tide (it's high...)
ulittuq
tide is rising
uliutiik
tendon
ullaakkut
Good Morning
ullaaq
morning
ullaktuq
runs (she...)
ullukkut
Good Day (afternoon)
ullulimaaq
all day
ullumi
today
Ullumi kisuuva?
What is the date today?
ulluq
day
ulluqatsiarit
Have a good day (to one person).
ulluqatsiaritsi
Have a good day (to 3+)
ulluqatsiaritsik
Have a good day (to two people)
ulluriaq
star
ullutamaat
every day
ulu
knife (crescent-shaped)
uluak
cheek (toward the ear)
umiakkut
boat (by...)
umiaq
boat
umiaqtuqtuq
boating (he/she goes...)
umiarjuaq
ship
umik
beard
umilik
bearded man
umimmagasugiaqtuq
musk ox hunting (She has gone...)
umimmak
musk ox
umimmarajak
muskox wool
umimmattuq
muskox (She caught a...)
Umingmaktuuq
Umingmaktok
una
this / he / she
Una kiap nasanga?
Who does this hat belong to?
Una kisuuva?
What is this?
Una qanuittuuva?
What colour is this?
Una sunauva?
What is this?
unaaq
harpoon
ungaliagu
tomorrow (the day after...)
ungaliqtagit
miss (I...you)
ungasittuq
far
ungataani
far side (on the...)
ungilattuq
itches (it...)
unnuaq
night
unnuaq
night; last night
unnuk
evening
Unnuk suniaqqit?
What are you doing tonight?
unnukkut
Good Evening
unnumi tamaani
evening (this...)
unnusa
afternoon
unnusakkut
Good Afternoon.
upalauqtuq
came (she...)
upattuq
goes somewhere (he/she...)
upinnarani
no wonder; of course
upirnangittuq
amazing; unbelievable (it is...)
upirngaaq
spring
uppik
snowy owl
uqaalajuq
calls on the phone (he/she...)
uqaalaquviuk?
Do you want him to call you back?
uqaalaut
telephone
Uqaalautiga 979-0000
My phone number is 979-0000
Uqaalautiit qattiummat?
What's your phone number?
uqaalautiralaaq
cell phone; mobile phone
uqaalavigijanga
calls (he...her/him)
uqaalavigijara
calling him (I am...)
uqaalaviginnga
Call me. (command)
uqakkanniruk
Please repeat that.
uqalimaagakkuvik
book shelf
uqalimaagaq
book
uqalimaaqtuq
reads (he...)
uqaq
tongue
uqaqatigilagu
Let me speak to him.
uqaqtittiji
Speaker of the Legislative Assembly
uqautiguuk?
Do you want to speak to him?
uqittuq
light (not heavy)
uqquujunga
hot (I am...)
uqquujuq
warm weather
uqquuviit?
hot (Are you...?)
uqsualuk
gasoline
uqsualuktaarvik
gas station
uqsuaqtuq
smooth, calm seas
uqsuq
oil; blubber
Uqsuqtuuq
Gjoa Haven
uqumaittuq
heavy
usuk
penis
utaqqijuq
waits (she...)
utiqtiguk
Put it back (command).
utiqtuq
returns (he/she...)
utirvik
time of return
utsuuk
vagina
utupiri
October
uugaq
cod
uujaujaq
green
uujuliuqtuq
boiled meat (she makes...)
uujuq
boiled meat
uumajuq
animal
uumajuqsiurvik
area where wildlife is hunted
uummati
heart
uunaqsiti
kettle
uunaqtuq
hot (e.g. a liquid).
uusimajut
cooked food
uutirnaqtunga
fever (I have a...)
uvaguk
we; us (2)
uvagut
we; us (3+)
uvanga
I; me
uvangalu
me, too
uvangattauq
me, too
uvaniingittuq
here (She's not...)
uvaniippa?
here (Is she...?)
uvaniittuq
here (she's...)
uvannit
than me
Uvannit takiniqsaujutit.
You're taller than me.
Uvannut uqaalaqujunnaqqiuk utiqqat?
Can you have him call me when he gets back?
uvattiniittunga
my place (I am at...)
uvattinni
at my place
uvattinnit
from my place
uvattinnut
to my place; to our place
uviluq
mussel
uvinik
skin (human)
uvininniaqtuq
showers (he...)
uvininniarvik
bathtub
uviniruq
t-shirt
uvvaluunniit
or