How do you say shut up in Inuktitut?

How do you say shut up in Inuktitut?

Here’s the best I can offer you on a glacial day from the tundra-like hinterland known as New Jersey: Nipangerit = Greenlandic Inuit for “shut up!” Itialuit = Inuktitut/Inuit for “damn you!”

How do you say good in Inuktitut?

Canada is home to many speakers of Inuktitut….Speaking Inuktitut.

English Inuktitut Phonetics
Goodbye to all (plural) Tavvauvusi Tah-vow-voo-see
Thank you Nakurmiik Na-koor-meek
You are welcome Ilaali Ee-lah-li
Good Morning Ulaakut Oo-lah-coot

What is Hello Inuktitut?

Atelihai, pronounced ahh-tee-lee-hi, is the Inuktitut word for “hello” or “welcome.” It’s one of the more than 150 words and phrases the Let’s Speak Inuktitut project, or UKâlalautta Inuttitut, has recorded and published on the popular audio-sharing site, Sound Cloud.

How do you say I’m sorry in Inuktitut?

I’m sorry. Help! Ikajunga! (Ee-ka-yu-nga!)

How do you say Mom in Inuktitut?

ŋ is a sound similar to the “ng” in the word “sing.”…Inuit Nipingit—Inuit Sounds.

Inuktitut Term Pronunciation Meaning
amautik a-MOW-tick the pouch in the back of a woman’s parka where a baby can be carried
Anaana a-NAA-na Mother
Anaanatsiaq a-NAA-nat-si-aq Grandmother
angaju a-ŊA-yu older brother

What does Ullaakkut mean?

good morning
Now a days, “ullaakkut” normally means good morning. Ullukkut and unnukkut are used the same way. Ullukkut=Good day.

How do you say happy birthday in Inuktitut?

How to wish someone a Happy Birthday in many languages with recordings for some of them. See also: birthday songs in various languages….Happy Birthday in many languages.

Language Happy birthday
Iloko Naragsak a panagkasangay Naragsak a kasangay
Indonesian Selamat ulang tahun
Inuktitut ᓇᓪᓕᐅᓂᖅᓯᐅᑦᓯᐊᕆᑦ (Nalliuniqsiutsiarit)

How do you say dog in Inuktitut?

Qimmiq is Inuktitut for dog – qimmiit is plural- and every time I take my dog for a walk in Iqaluit, we meet dogs named “dog.”

What is the significance of Inuit names?

Many Inuit believe spirits are passed on through names, and that children can take on the personality and physical traits of their namesakes. Naming is a significant tradition, that holds great honour and respect.

How do you say goodnight in Inuit?

Ikajunga! (Ee-ka-yu-nga!) Good morning. Good night.

How do you say happy birthday in Flemish?

Gelukkige verjaardag! That’s what you say in Flemish (and Dutch)….Flemish translation: Gelukkige verjaardag!

English term or phrase: happy birthday
Flemish translation: Gelukkige verjaardag!

What do you need to know about Inuktitut in Nunavut?

Every July 9th, Nunavut celebrates its anniversary as Canada’s youngest territory. In honour of Nunavut Day, here is a list of 15 Inuktitut words travellers or newcomers should know before coming to Iqaluit. Nunavut has four official languages: English, French, Inuktitut, and Inuinnaqtun. The latter two are Inuit languages.

Where is Inuktitut spoken?

Inuktitut is spoken in more communities, but each has several regional dialects. Interestingly, Nunavut is the only province or territory in Canada that has a dominant language that is neither English nor French, as you can see in the infographic below:

What is the meaning of SG in Inuktitut?

Useful Inuktitut phrases. A collection of useful phrases in Inuktitut, an Eskimo-Aleut language spoken in Canada, Greenland, Alaska and Siberia. Key to abbreviations: sg = singular (said to one person), pl = plural (said to more than one person).

How do you Say Hello in Inuktitut?

English. ᐃᓄᒃᑎᑐᑦ (Inuktitut) Welcome. ᑐᙵᓱ (Tunngahugit/Tunngasugit) Hello (General greeting) ᐊᐃ (Ai) ᐊᐃᓐᖓᐃ (Ainngai) How are you? ᖃᓄᐃᐱᑦ (Qanuitpin/Qanuippit?)