Tindale vocabulary 95

Keyboarded by Nick Thieberger.

Note: vertical line under a consonant = retroflexion
Note: Goanna given as per the list ('black' and 'sand' appear to be swapped around?)
Note: ng is here written as n.g (since engma = ng)

Notes at top of list:
Informant [Jacky/ Jordy?] fl. 55 yrs (last survivor)
4 class Puru:ngu; Karimara; Milangu; Panaka
 

Vocabulary 95: Wa:ljen
camp ngura
fire waru
water kapi
man pundu
woman nunnga
sun tjirndu
moon pira
star parndala
hair karta jindu
hand mara
eye koro
nose mul:a
ear pin:a
foot tjin:a
mouth ta:
teeth kadidi
tongue rtali:n
lip muni, njimbinba
blood kojol
belly tun:i
breast mimi (tits), ngaruka (chest or breast)
emu kalai:
kangaroo malu
euro kanjala
dog papa
dingo papa
porcupine tjilkamarta
opossum tjam:a (Edul), yaba
native cat keneika
bandicoot maruru
kangaroo rat mala (in spinfiex country only)
eaglehawk waltja
crow karnga
cockatoo wh. pi:jaruka, kakala
scrub turkey 'mallee hen' nganamara
plains turkey (bustard) nganudi
carpet snake jiltji, birdikara
brown snake kanba
goanna, black tjimbi
goanna, sand ngitjoro (black)
sky warukundi
cloud talgara
rain kabi
spear kadji
boomerang walana
spearthrower mero ([XXX] index and middle finger)
tomahawk no tomahawk (use jatu, kardi or [mera])
stone jabu
ground pan:a
wind walba
smoke puju
one kutju
two kudjara
three man.garupa
four kutjara kutjara
five man.garupa
many bulka:di
N jalindjara (= kaj[ali]))
S julbara
E kakarara
W wilu:ra
come here ngal:ala
go away ma:la
no wandi
yes oaluna
native pitch minji 
circumcision miri
subincision ngangkarupa
penis namu
testes kalu
vulva njira
anus kunata:lpa
faeces kuna
urine kombu
totem inma tjipirupa
pearl shell ornament  kararba (come from NN and traded)
red ochre pana pitji:lba (from Malka:ti [XXX])
charcoal puruku
pipe clay konamba

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