The Online Database of Interlinear Text


The following interlinear glossed text data was extracted from a document found on the World Wide Web via a semi-automated process. The data presented here could contain corruption (degraded or missing characters), so the source document (link below) should be consulted to ensure accuracy. If you use any of the data shown here for research purposes, be sure to cite ODIN and the source document. Please use the following citation record or variant thereof:

Nelson, Diane & Ida Toivonen (2000). Counting and the Grammar: Case and Numerals in Inari Sami.

URL: http://www.leeds.ac.uk/linguistics/WPL/WP2000/Nels&Toiv2.pdf

(Last accessed ).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2768&langcode=fin (2019-01-21).


Example #1:

    ( 9) a.     Yhdeksän omena-a          puto-si   maa-han.
    nine.nom apple.part.sg fall.past.3s earth.ill
    `Nine apples fell to earth.'
Example #2:

    i.     Näi-n kaksi     talo-a
    saw-1s two.nom house-part
    I saw two houses'
Example #3:

    ii.    Näin kahde-n talo-n        palavan
    saw-1s two-gen house-gen burning
    `I saw two houses burning'