Tindale vocabulary 92

Keyboarded by Nick Thieberger.

Notes at top of list: 4 class Milangka; Iparuka; Karimara; Purungu

  92
  Tjalkadjara / Tjalkakari
  Ulrich Ra to Laverton + E to Pilbit and Baldja Soak
camp ngora
fire waru
water kapi
man pundu
woman nunn.ga
sun tjindu
moon ratha
star mala
hair kata puruinp[a?]
hand mara
eye koru
nose mul:a
ear kulka
foot djina
neck kata
mouth ta:
teeth ira
tongue malinba, malinj
lip njimbi
chin ngan.gurrpa, ngan.guk
blood kujulba
back wirabi, wi(d)aba
belly tuni, wila
breast mimi
emu kalaja
kangaroo malu
euro pikudha
wallaby tobalba
dog wangu
dingo wangu inuru
porcupine munguri
native cat keneika
bandicoot marura [wh tip to tail]
kangaroo rat mala
eaglehawk waldja
crow ka:nga
scrub turkey 'mallee hen' nganamara
plains turkey (bustard) pindi:tja
egg tandji
carpet snake birdigara
goanna black kaluruba
sky warukundi
cloud teilgara (rain cloud)
rainbow jo:ro
spear kula, katji
boomerang kali
spearthrower mero ([XXX] a middle finger). (when I was a 'jitji' I held it the wrong way and I was scolded and told to hold it right way; they laughed at me.
knife tjimari (a circumcision stone. [Malu gave them the stone and emu helped])
stone jali
ground parna, pan:a
wind piria
smoke puju
one kotho
two kuthara
three mang.gurupa
four kuthara-kuthara
many tabia
N, NE kajeli, tharamara, jalindjaru
S julbari
E kakara
W wiluru [XXXXXXX]
come here ngala jara, tjalka kari
go away wanmari, wanma pitja
no tailpa
yes jowai
meat koka
food mai
native pitch kiti [X mini tree by heating a hard XXX and then melting gummy dust &packing on stick]
string (or sinew) marabanj
circumcision tjitji malulu [XXXX]
penis kaljo
testes ngol[ko]inj
vulva bira
[anus] kunawein
faeces kuna
urine kombu
totem tjukurpa [XXXXX], inma [XXXXX]
pearlshell ornament len.gilja

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