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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=smn (2019-03-25).

 

Example #1:

    ( 3) Mun jiem oom‚st kulm‚ poccuu.
    I.nom not.1sg own three reindeer.acc.sg
    `I don't own three reindeer.'
Example #2:

    ( 4) Mun uŠinŠm kulm‚ kie‚.
    I.nom see.1sg three hand.acc.sg
    `I see three hands.'
Example #3:

    ( 6) a.       Nelji poccuu          ruottii m‚tt‚l.
    four reindeer.acc.sg ran.3pl away
    `Four reindeer ran away.'
Example #4:

    ( 7) a.      Cicc‚m poccud              lŠŠ tobbeen.
    seven reindeer.part.sg are.3pl there
    `Seven reindeer are there.'
Example #5:

    ( 8) a.     Tun       oinih kyehtnubŠloh poccud.
    You.nom saw.2sg twelve         reindeer.part.sg
    `You(sg) saw twelve reindeer.'
Example #6:

    ( 10) Oht‚     kiet‚       lii tobbeen.
    one.nom hand.nom.sg is.3sg there
    `One hand is there.'
Example #7:

    ( 11) Mun uŠinŠm ovd‚ kie‚.
    I.nom see.1sg one.acc hand.acc.sg
    `I see one hand.'
Example #8:

    ( 12) a.    Muste laa       kutt‚ poccuu.
    I.loc are.3pl six reindeer.acc.sg
    `I have three reindeer.'
Example #9:

    b.    Kulm‚ poccust           lii     ennuu purr‚m‚s.
    Three reindeer.loc.sg is.3sg much food.nom
    `Three reindeer have a lot of food.'
Example #10:

    c.    Cicc‚m poccust         lii     ennuu purr‚m‚s
    seven reindeer.loc.sg is.3sg much food.nom
    `Seven reindeer have a lot of food.'
Example #11:

    ( 13) a.    Mun adelim kiirjijd       almai/almaid.
    I.nom gave book.acc.pl man.ill.sg/man.ill.pl
    `I gave books to the man/the men.'
Example #12:

    c.    Mun adelim kiirjijd      kŠvci almai.
    I.nom gave book.acc.pl eight man.ill.sg
    `I gave books to eight men.'
Example #13:

    ( 16)            Mun adelim kiirjijd        kŠvci almai.
    I.nom gave book.acc.pl eight man.ill.sg
    `I gave books to eight men.'