English: those close to hearer (visible), those (visible), those near, they
Bundjalung: mahnyu, mahny, mamahny, mamahnyu
Part of Speech: demonstrative
Related Words:
With same English translation:  
Comment: Some forms differ for human and non-human (Wa); cf gahnyu, gahmu, mahnyuni acc., mahnyungah possess.
Gold Coast Tweed: Y:Sha:Culhm mamahny plural; M:Liv muՂ
Lower Richmond: Bj:Morgn mahnyu those (near); Bj:Holm:Fergn manu , mamanu;
South West: Wa:Crowl; We:Gordn;
Condamine Upper Clarence: Gd:Geyt ;
Example:

Bundjalung : Mahnyulu gulgih. (from W)

English: 'Those there did it.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Mahnyu jahdjam ganggalehn. (from G)

English: 'Those children were calling out.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Mahnyulu bulah gahdjalehn. (from G)

English: 'Those chased the cattle.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Mamahny mundjah. (from Y:Sha:Culh)

English: 'Those (kids) are naked.'

Example:

Bundjalung : mamahny jahdjam (from Y:Sha:Culh)

English: 'those/the kids'


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