English: boy
Bundjalung: jananggan
Part of Speech: noun
Related Words:
With same English translation:   balun, balungay   bumbah, bumbay   gibar   jabu   jabuh   jabuh (Wi, M), jabuyil (M)   jabul   jabunggihny   jabu, jabuh   jabu, jabuyil, jabudjil   janagan, jananggan   margan   mudjum, muyum   mulam   yanangga  
Category: people
Comment: Wi:ScCk suggests final /l/; and Morgan gives as son, with a short form nagan.
Lower Richmond: Bj:Sha:Turnbl djananggan boy; Bj:TMcD:Morgn jananggan , nagan son; Bj:Holm:Fergn djananggan , djananggan mam , djanangganda Turnbl , djananggani acc.; Bj:Holm:Turnbl djanang , djanangmam , djanav mamba; Wi:Curr:Richmd goombi chungagun boys; Bj:Sc:Coraki tenengul boy
Example:

Bundjalung : Galgalehla jali jananggan mabaranggayi. (from Bj:Sha:Turnb)

English: 'The boy is chopping the tree for the man.'

Example:

Bundjalung : janangganmahm (from Bj:Holm:Turnb)

English: 'the boys'

Example:

Bundjalung : nganyah jananggan (from Bj:Holm:Turnb)

English: 'my son'


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