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Australian Aboriginal words in English : their origin and meaning / R.M.W. Dixon ... [et. al.]
Bib ID 3640266
Format BookBook
Edition 2nd ed. 
Description South Melbourne : Oxford University Press, c2006 
xiii, 261 p. : map ; 22 cm. 
ISBN 9780195540734
0195540735
Summary

Records the aboriginal contribution to Australian English, and provides the fullest available information about their Aboriginal background and their Australian English history.

Notes

Previous ed. : 1990.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects English language -- Foreign words and phrases -- Australian languages -- Dictionaries.  |  Australian languages -- Dictionaries.  |  Australian languages -- History.  |  English language -- Australia.  |  Dyirbal / Djirbal / Jirrabul language (Y123) (Qld SE55-05)  |  Bundjalung / Banjalang language (E12) (NSW SH56-02)  |  Kuyani / Guyani language (L9) (SA SH53-12)  |  Gubbi Gubbi / Kabi Kabi / Gabi Gabi language (E29) (Qld SG56-06)  |  Diyari / Dieri language (L17) (SA SH54-01)  |  Dharawal / Tharawal / Dariwal language (S59) (NSW SI56-09)  |  Nhanta / Nhanda language (W14) (WA SG50-13)  |  Language - English - Aboriginal English.  |  Woiwurrung / Wurundjeri / Woiwurung people (S36) (Vic SJ55-05)  |  Language - Non-Indigenous.  |  Dharug / Daruk / Darug language (S64) (NSW SI56-05)  |  Yindjibarndi language (W37) (WA SF50-07)  |  Wathawurrung / Wada wurrung / Wathaurong people (S29) (Vic SJ54-12)  |  Wargamay / Warrgamay language (Y134) (Qld SE55-10)  |  Language - Change.  |  Wemba Wemba / Wamba Wamba language (D1) (Vic, NSW SI54-16)  |  Paakantyi / Paakantji / Barkindji language (D12) (NSW SI54-03)  |  Adnyamathanha language (L10) (SA SH54-09)  |  Gamilaraay / Gamilaroi / Kamilaroi language (D23) (NSW SH55-12)  |  Yaraldi / Yaralde language (S8) (SA SI54-13)  |  Arabana / Arabunna language (L13) (SA SH53-03)  |  Arrernte / Aranda language (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Language - Vocabulary.  |  Dhurga language (S53) (NSW SI56-13)  |  Noongar / Nyungar / Nyungah languages (W41) (WA SI50)  |  Kaurna language (L3) (SA SI54-09)  |  Yuwaalaraay / Euahlayi / Yuwaaliyaay language (D27) (NSW SH55-07)  |  Wangkangurru / Wangganguru language (L27) (SA SG53-12)  |  Jagara / Yuggera language (E23) (Qld SG56-14)  |  Wiradjuri language (D10) (NSW SI55-07)
Other authors/contributors Dixon, Robert M

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