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The peoples and their land around Wadeye = Murrinh kanhi-ka kardu i da ngarra putek pigunu / Teresa Ward
Bib ID 771754
Format BookBook
Author
Ward, Teresa (Teresa Anne)
 
Description Port Keats, N.T. : Wadeye Press, 1983 
84 p. : ill., ports., maps ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 0867900733
Summary

Clan and family groups of Murrinh-patha, Murrinh kura thipman, Murrinh kura-Ngankiwumerri, Murrinh Nyuwan, Murrinh Ke, Marr Jabin, Murrinh Amor. Marringarr, Murrinh Mentherr, Murrinh Emi, and Murrinh Bathemarl, and their areas; place names, totems, and totem dreaming sites; little people and spirit children; ceremonial life; Murrinhpatha, Marri Jabin, Marringarr and Murrinh Ke kin terms; skin names and marriage rules; Murrinhpatha plant and animal resources for food and material objects; Catholic Church.

Notes

Includes Murrinh-patha language terms.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Social life and customs.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Animal names.  |  Indigenous knowledge - Zoology.  |  Religion - Totemism.  |  Jaminjung / Djaminjung language (N18) (NT SD52-15)  |  Murrinhpatha / Murrinh-patha language (N3) (NT SD52-11)  |  Sites - Dreaming tracks.  |  Murrinhpatha people (N3) (NT SD52-11)  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Marriage.  |  Jaminjung / Djaminjung people (N18) (NT SD52-15)  |  Family.  |  Indigenous knowledge - Botany.  |  Stories and motifs - Spirit children.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Kinship terms.  |  Murrinhpatha language (N3) (NT SD52-11)  |  Religions - Christianity - Catholic Church.  |  Technology.  |  Kardu languages.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Place names.  |  Maringarr / Gidjingali people (N102) (NT SD52-11)  |  Ceremonies.  |  Gathering.  |  Port Keats Region (N.T.)  |  Wadeye / Port Keats (Daly River NT Top End SD52-11)
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