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Ngirramini ngini pingininginta jajingaruwi karri purumuwu : ngarra-ama juwurtiyarra nginaki ngirramini / yuwurtiyarra ngirramini Donald Kantilla ; jiyikirimi Marguerita Kerinaiua, yikiringirri yimanka Br Nick Purrapurtimali Bilich
Bib ID 2989061
Format BookBook
Author
Kantilla, Donald
 
Description [Nguiu, N.T.] : Nguiu Nginingawila Literature Production Centre, c1991 
24 [i.e. 48] p. : col. ill., 1 geneal. table ; 21 x 30 cm. 
ISBN 0949214892
Summary

Story about the five sons of Miliwirri: Pipirrapurrungi, Patakurrupuwu, Tipukuwanya, Malankurluwuni and Tukurliyanginila; they were from Matilawu and were living at Pirrampinarli; Miliwirri carves a message stick which is sent after his death.

Notes

Text in Tiwi with English translation.

Title in English on p. [43]: The true story of five brothers.

"227'.

Subjects Tiwi language (Melville and Bathurst Islands) -- Readers.  |  Tiwi people (N20) (NT SC52-16)  |  Communications - Message sticks.  |  Tiwi language (N20) (NT SC52-16)
Other authors/contributors Kerinaiua, Marguerita  |  Bilich, Nick Pirrapirtimali  |  Nguiu Nginingawila Literature Production Centre
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True story of five brothers


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