SpAffPlAsc: A special affix on the noun is used to mark the associative plural.
(1) tēn jaγ-āγi-ńś
’They are sisters.’ (Riese 2001: 23)
(2) āśǝ-ńś min-as-ǝγ.
’Father and his companions left.’ (S. D.)
The Norther Mansi marker -ńś expresses family relations and plurality (1–2).