English: possum
Bundjalung: guwany
Part of Speech: noun
Related Words: guwahny   guwihny   gulan   gunam   guran   guruhna  
With same English translation:   badjahng   dundanngahw   ganam   gayir   gidjang   gidjay   gihdjay   gubi (?)   gugahn   gulan   gunam, gunum   gunum, gunam   guran   guruhna (?)   guwin, wing   guyahnambuhn (?)   guyahny   guyahny, guwihny   guyan, guwan   ngawra ngawra   ngawrul   nyuwang   walga   wing, guwin   yirgihng   yiriging  
Category: animal
Comment: Possum other than the big forest possum guyahn: (kuwihny) (Y:Hanln); see also guwahny, guwihny, gulan, gunam, guran, guruhna.
Gold Coast Tweed: Ydict kuwany; Y:Holm:Paulsn,Fogty guyany, guwany; Y:Allen guran opossum; Mur:Sc:Hargrv gooall opossum; Tw:Curr:Bray quam; GC:Meston coopee, gooan opossum; Gees, Cudgn:Sc:Evans cooan opossum; Y:Hanln kooyan, koowan
Example:

Bundjalung : Yugam jalum, guwany ngalawah(?) (from Tw:Bra)

English: 'Not fish, let's hunt possum.'


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