English: hungry, to be hungry or starve
Bundjalung: gabir-an.ga-
Part of Speech: verb
Related Words:
With same English translation:  
Category: body_part
Comment: Literally 'hungry-become'.
Gold Coast Tweed: Ydict kabir + -anga-; Y:Sha:Culhm gabir; Y:Allen pr gabri, p gabrien, pf gabriangan, f gabriangala starve, gubberri hungry; Y:Watsn gubberf, gubberri adj, v gubberf; gubberien; gub 'beriangan; gubberiangala; M:Liv kubberry; AT:Curr:Prior cobry; AT:Curr:LandsWh kooberi; AT:Curr:JO'Conn cobbere; GC:Nerang:Curr:Fowlr cobery; Mur:Curr:Bray kobbity, kobberen, kobbi-dy en; Y:Hanln kubbaree hungry


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