Bundjalung Dictionary

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Muurrbay plans to conduct workshops around Bundjalung-Yugambeh country to help people use this online dictionary. It is a work in progress so your feedback is important to us. Please read the instructions by following the "more" button below.

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Bundjalung English Category Dialect
-ye potential Condamine Upper Clarence [more]
ye, yeh watch out! natural_environment Middle Clarence [more]
yeh any Gold Coast Tweed [more]
yeh look out! Middle Clarence [more]
yehn-, yehn- (yehna-, yehn.ga-) (Wi, Ny) sit (down) ; stay ; live ; dwell Gold Coast Tweed, Lower Richmond, Middle Clarence [more]
yehnindi go with ; carry Middle Clarence [more]
yehr, yahr fin fish Gold Coast Tweed [more]
yehyin (yehny?), yangi (yangay) tide, rising natural_environment Gold Coast Tweed [more]
yelgan, yalgan sun natural_environment All [more]
yelyel sick body_part All [more]
yen.giwah! come here All [more]
yena-, yen.ga- go ; going All [more]
yenda- sit with ; stay with Middle Clarence [more]
yendihndi- do/go while carrying Middle Clarence [more]
yendjin woman, old people Middle Clarence [more]
yerehng ba- scream Middle Clarence, Condamine Upper Clarence [more]
yerehng, yarehngbal scream, a Middle Clarence, Condamine Upper Clarence [more]
yering beard body_part Middle Clarence [more]
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