Last changed 5 January 1999

Tindale vocabularies 86, 89

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Ngadjunma (Ngadju purara) Kala:mai
Israelite Bay; WA
N2092
Jack Wibru H[?]
N2182
Southern Cross WA 6 May 1939
N2177
N2134
camp wa:mu wamu
fire kaija karla
water mi:tjal; midjalu ka:bi
man marlba; malba: kabun -> kabulu
woman njunnga meraka
sun jakurdu tjundu
moon wial(u); jaining (coast) pira
star bin.gil pun.gu
hair kailubidi kalabiri
hand mara mara
eye wardu; (meil) me:l
nose mula mul:a
ear kula kuian -> kwian
foot djena tjena
neck kada kara
forehead ngal:a; ngo:waru [?] ngul:a
mouth tjanguru ta:
teeth iri iri
tongue tjalin thalanj
chin tangan kanga:n
eyebrow njimbin
blood juninj ja:lgu
kidney pandhana
back juru -> judu
belly kanbiri wila
breast kambu mimi
emu ngalbu; tju:la ngalbu
kangaroo kulbir[?] pikurdu
wallaby jandranj[?] pa[?]kolj
dog doju tjo:tju
dingo ngorbanj ngobanu
porcupine tjilkamarta njingara
opossum tjama: tja:ma (none here many near Pinjarru)[?]
eaglehawk ja:ra wiltja
crow wurgi:ga[?] wadang/wadhang -> warang
cockatoo wh. kakalaka
cockatoo bl. ngolja kerandi[?]
scrub turkey 'mallee hen' wandu mallee hen
plains turkey (bustard) parula
egg ngambu
black duck maraban
sky pila
rain kabikaling
spear ka:dji ka:dji
boomerang walanu walanu
shield wunda
spearthrower mero hold between index and middle f. mero hold between index & middle f.
knife kandi xx from behind[?] near mount S of Souuthern Cross
club kundi
stone buri puri
ground parna parna
wind winaka windju
smoke poja puju
one kaijanu kuri
two kutara kudara
three wa:ril[?] man.guru
four mankuru
N jalindjiri jaburu NW kaeli[?] NE
S ngar(d)i kaning
E kakaru kakara
W marak minang
come here karari
go away mundarindi[?]
walk marundi[?]
run wi:ndi
no jowandjan kuru
yes nja:ka jua
salt water pinda; ngabaru
meat tjuru tjuru
native pitch ngora sandalwood tree xx white in v. xxxx [?] paru xxxx[?]
string [sinews] bidi (xxx)[?] purlka xxx [?]
circumcision binggili (bildari) ie firestick kalburaka'bungu kaluxxx[?]
subincision ngangkara (nganggar) tanggan banana
penis njamu nja:mu
testes kuri papurdu
vulva wira ilkari -> ilkardi
anus kuna kunabu:l
faeces kuna kunu
urine (kombo fr. North); tjandja kumbu
totem wana; winma inma (totemic objects also)
coitus inari; kunawapan
skin rug not used (no skin blankets 3 xx 1 foot xxx)[?]
red ochre karkanjalake[?]; pil:ara kundu
pipe clay kandju (S fr. Balladonia E fr. Israelite Bay on coast)
Tindale vocabularies 86, 89

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