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Formular for contacting Oqaasileriffik staff

If you are in doubt, or have questions regarding the Greenlandic language, you can write to our response team.

Telephone communications

  • Telephone: (+299) 36 23 20

In written questions

You can ask about:

  • What a word means
  • what a Greenlandic name means
  • which expression/term is correct
  • the origins of a word
  • how a word is pronouned
  • how to understand a sentence

You can also

  • supply us with a suggestion to a new Greenlandic word/term
  • inform us about a Greenlandic place name
  • suggest new Greenlandic words or inform us of a rare/esoteric word
  • request to have a Greenlandic name registered or approved