English: water
Bundjalung: gung, gwong
Part of Speech: noun
Related Words:
With same English translation:   bimbim   binggiribah   bin.giny, bin.gihny   bin.giny(gir)   birany   birbi   birin, biren   bubang   buyin   dibing   ding-ding   dirangu   dugu(h)   gabihng   gabing   gadjan(?)   gahwang   gali   ganaybang, ganaybal   garba(h)   garbi   gargarbay   gawang   gawari-, gohri-   gayiwang   gibin   girahy   gubunggah (gung-gubunggah), gung-gubung   guhng   guhnginy   guhrwin   gung   gung juga-   gungam, gunggayir   gunggunggehr   jabil   jahgany   jamigam   jarahnygiray   jubur ba-   juburbay   jurgahy   juruhng(g)il   juybam   magil   malung   mirang   mugihm, mugim   mugul   mulang   murang   muyum   ngadjugam   ngahri-   ngahrin   ngulahr   nguruh   nugan   nyabay   nyabay-nyabay   nyugam, nyugan   wuluwah   wuranggari (?)   yingir (yinggir?)  
Category: natural_environment
Comment: Y:Allen lists guwang, but guwang is 'rain'. AT:Curr:JO'Conn possibly attests gunggi(r) 'want water'.
Gold Coast Tweed: Ydict kung, kwong; Y:Sha:Culhm guy; Ynh guy water, tea (gf); Y:Allen gwong; Y:Watsn kung; M:Liv kuy; Ng:Sc:Mur:AndFrench koong; Mur:Sc:Hargrv coong; TWs coon; Cudgn:Sc:Evans kung; Tw:Curr:Bray koong. koongga to water; AT:Curr:Prior yong; AT:Curr:LandsWh koong; AT:Curr:O'Conn coon water. coonge thirsty;GC:Nerang:Curr:Fowlr coong; GC:Meston goong; Y:Hanln n'goong water, rain, also guway;
Condamine Upper Clarence: Gn:Mathew kung water, kungu swim (prob. 'from water')
Example:

Bundjalung : gung-djam (from Y:Holm:Log)

English: 'without water'


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