Morphemic form: N{ttiaqcuaq}N (Combinations)
New orthography: -tsiarsuaq
Proto-eskimoic root:
Constituents: N{ttiaq}N + N{(q)cuaq}N
Variants: N{ttiaŋŋuaq}N
Morpheme type: Nominal modifier
Left sandhi: Default (additive, epenthetic or phonotactically truncative)
Right sandhi: aq-dropping


Declension information

Stem type: Regular q-stem
Declension type: up-declined
Declension sandhi: Irregular
Notes on declension:

The final morpheme is N{(q)cuaq}N, so it declines like this, i.e. with loss of /aq/ before all vowel-initial endings, but otherwise as a regular q-stem. See the entry for N{(q)cuaq}N for further details.


Meaning Notes
good N Fortescue et al. (2010) note 'of something desired, but not got', but it is not clear whether this holds for all examples in the DAKA. Examples