Morphemic form: V{nqik}V (Combinations)
New orthography: -qqippoq
Proto-eskimoic root: nqiɣ-
Morpheme type: Verbal modifier
Left sandhi: Default (additive, epenthetic or phonotactically truncative)
Right sandhi: Assibilation


Form and usage:

This affix is recorded as two separate morphemes in Fortescue et al. (2010) albeit both with the same form. They suggest a relation to the two different meanings of {nəʀ}, but the derivation is unclear, so we record it here as a single morpheme with two different meanings.

Verb stem

Right sandhi: Regular
Valency: Valency-preserving
Diathesis: Unaltered (same as the stem)


Meaning Notes
Vb again Examples
is very/completely Vb'ing Note: this usage is uncommon. Usually, this affix would mean 'again', but it is also attested in the DAKA with this second, less common meaning. Examples