Greenlandic Names

Greenlandic names are used by the indigenous people of Greenland.
gender
usage
APUTSIAQ m Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "snowflake" in Greenlandic.
AQISSIAQ m Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "ptarmigan" in Greenlandic (a ptarmigan is a type of bird that lives in cold regions).
ARNAQ f Indigenous American, Greenlandic, Inuit
Means "woman" in Greenlandic and Inuktitut.
ÂVIÂJA f Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "cousin" in Greenlandic.
MALIK (2) m Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "wave" in Greenlandic.
NAJA f Indigenous American, Greenlandic, Danish
Means "boy's younger sister" in Greenlandic. It was popularized in Denmark by the writer B. S. Ingemann, who used it in his novel Kunnuk and Naja, or the Greenlanders (1842).
NIVIARSIAQ f Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "girl" in Greenlandic. This is the name of a variety of flower that grows on Greenland.
NUKA m & f Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "younger sibling" in Greenlandic.
PILOQUTINNGUAQ f Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "little leaf" in Greenlandic.
PIPALUK f Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "nurse" in Greenlandic.
QILLAQ m Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "seal hide" in Greenlandic.
SISSINNGUAQ f Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "squirrel" in Greenlandic.
TUPAARNAQ f Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "wild thyme" in Greenlandic.
UKALEQ f Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "hare" in Greenlandic.
ULLORIAQ f Indigenous American, Greenlandic
Means "star" in Greenlandic.