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Authorized Greenlandic city- and settlementnames

Authorized Greenlandic city- and settlementnames (pdf – gl) Municipality City Settlement Abbreviation Avannaata Kommunia Qaanaaq QNQ Siorapaluk SIO Savissivik SAV Qeqertat QET Upernavik UPV Kullorsuaq KLQ Nuussuaq NUS Nutaarmiut NUT Tasiusaq TSS Innaarsuit INN Naajaat NAJ Aappilattoq AAP Kangersuatsiaq KAQ Upernavik Kujalleq UPK Uummannaq UUM Nuugaatsiaq NUG Illorsuit ILL Ukkusissat UKK Saattut SAA Ikerasak IKE…

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Publication of Greenlandic names

New publication from Oqaasileriffik · Greenland Language Secretariat Greenlandic personal names · their meaning and background ISBN 978-87-990324-3-3 360 pages, format: hardcover binding with pictures ·  Price: 280 DKK (CAN$ 55 – US$ 40 – € 40) In recent years Oqaasileriffik has received an increase in inquiries focusing on the origin and meaning of Greenlandic…

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About place names

Kort & Matrikelstyrelsen: www.kms.dk Asiaq: www.asiaq.gl United Nations Statistics Division: http://unstats.un.org/unsd/geoinfo/about_us.htm Inuit Heritage Trust – Place Names Program: http://www.ihti.ca/place-names/pn-index.html Greenland i maps: http://www.nunagis.gl/…

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Browse names

All names From Avanersuaq (Thule) East Greenlandic South Greenlandic West Greenlandic Boy names Girl names Unisex names From Avanersuaq ♂ From Avanersuaq ♀ From Avanersuaq ♂ ♀ East Greenlandic ♂ East Greenlandic ♀ East Greenlandic ♂ ♀ South Greenlandic ♂ South Greenlandic ♀ South Greenlandic ♂ ♀ West Greenlandic ♂ West Greenlandic ♀ West Greenlandic…

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Search Names

  Extra Criteria Boy names Girl names Last names Avanersuaq / Thule (North) East Greenlandic Cape Farvel (South) West Greenlandic Strict match…

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Personal Names

About the work of Greenlandic personal names Personal names became Language Councils responsibility in august 2016. ‘Greenlandic personal names’ published in 2015, form the basis of Councils work. Councils work is based on the existing rules of the Danish Name Law. ‘Greenlandic personal names’ consists of Greenlandic and original European names in Greenlandic form, and can be used in…

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Place Names Committee

The Greenland Place Names Committee’s objectives are to collect, register and authorize place names in Greenland, excluding local road and place names….

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Names

  Extra Criteria Boy names Girl names Last names Avanersuaq / Thule (North) East Greenlandic Cape Farvel (South) West Greenlandic Strict match…

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Arnaq B. Johansen

Researcher Project manager in collection of place names Academic Secretary for Place Names Committee Project Manager for collection of place names Toponymy Email: anbr@oqaasileriffik.gl Phone: +299 34 68 84 Imaneq 1a · Postboks 980 · 3900 Nuuk…

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