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A Nyoongar wordlist : from the south-west of Western Australia / compiled and edited by Peter Bindon and Ross Chadwick
Bib ID 5549093
Format BookBook
Edition 2nd ed. 
Description Welshpool, W.A. : Western Australian Museum, 2011 
x, 476 p. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 9781920843595
Summary

A Nyoongar Wordlist brings together in a single volume several separately published word lists for South-West Australian Aboriginal languages and dialects. Commonly these are now known collectively as Nyoongar, which, except for some individual words and short phrases still used in daily conversation, is largely unused. However true this may be for the whole language, there remain several hundred Nyoongar words which are preserved as place names throughout the South-West. As development advances and map revision and editing proceed, it is likely that more Nyoongar words will be used as place names and will be added to various maps of the region. Readers will also find clues to the meaning of geographical and place names throughout WAs South-West.

Notes

Previous ed.: 1992.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 475-476)

Subjects Noongar languages -- Dictionaries.  |  Noongar languages -- Dictionaries -- English.  |  English language -- Dictionaries -- Noongar.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Languages -- Western Australia.  |  Noongar / Nyungar / Nyungah languages (W41) (WA SI50)  |  Language - Vocabulary - Dictionaries and glossaries.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Bindon, Peter  |  Chadwick, Ross  |  Western Australian Museum
Available From Locked Bag 49, Welshpool DC WA 6986 
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