Conjugate Verbs


  • Language: Nenets
  • Alternate names: Nenec, Nentse, Nenetsy, Yurak, Yurak Samoyed
  • Language code: yrk
  • Language family: Uralic, Samoyed
  • Number of speakers: 26730
  • Script: Cyrillic script


Nenets speaking areas in Russia.

Nenets is a language spoken by the Nenets people in northern Russia.

The language of the Nenets belongs to the Samoyedic branch of the Uralic languages, comprising together with the Enets (Forest and Tundra) and Nganasan? languages its Northern Group.

There are two major dialects with low mutual intelligibility between the two:

Nenets was formerly known as Yurak or Yurak Samoyed, both now obsolete.

The verb

The finite inflectional categories are

There are also several non-finite forms.

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