something awaited to Vb

Kalaallisut Translation Notes
naatsiiaq potato From naavoq, 'it grows', so literally 'something one waits for to grow'
qeritsiiaq frozen storage From qerivoq, 'it is frozen', so literally 'something one waits for to be frozen'.
tikitsiiaq someone awaited to arrive
nillorsiiaq something that has been set away to cool
tippassiiaq something set away to ferment (to give it a strong taste) From tippappoq, 'it has begun to smell', literally 'something left to start smelling'. The base is {təkpak}V, so /ks/ assimilate.