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Eastern and central Arrernte to English dictionary / compiled by John Henderson and Veronica Dobson
Bib ID 401496
Format BookBook
Author
Henderson, John (John Keith), 1957-
 
Description Alice Springs : IAD Press, c1994 
ix, 773 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm. 
ISBN 0949659746
Summary

Illustrated comprehensive Arrernte-English dictionary giving word categories and extensive sentence examples of word use; scientific names of botanical and zoological specimens and flipped page examples of sign language; English-Arrernte finder list; introductory explanation of dialects, phonology, orthography, syntax and morphology; explanation of social relationships and kin terms, comparing skin terms with Alyawarr, NE Arrernte, Kaytetye and Warlpiri.

Subjects Eastern Arrernte language -- Dictionaries -- English.  |  Language - Linguistics - Phonology and phonetics - Orthography and spelling.  |  Arandic language group.  |  Alyawarr / Alyawarre language (C14) (NT SF53-07)  |  Language - Linguistics - Grammar and syntax.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Kinship terms.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Dictionaries and glossaries.  |  Communications - Nonverbal - Sign language and gestures.  |  Alyawarr / Alyawarre people (C14) (NT SF53-07)  |  Language - Semantics.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Plant names.  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Language - Linguistics - Language classification.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Human classification.  |  Western arrernte language (C8) (NT SF53-13)  |  Warlpiri people (C15) (NT SF52-04)  |  Kaytetye / Kaytej people (C13) (NT SF53-06)  |  Warlpiri language (C15) (NT SF52-04)  |  Arrernte / Aranda language (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Kaytetye / Kaytej language (C13) (NT SF53-06)  |  South Central Northern Territory (NT)
Other authors/contributors Dobson, Veronica

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