English: head
Bundjalung: bawur
Part of Speech: noun
Related Words:
With same English translation:   banggim   baru   bawur bulahngi-   bile-bileh   binang jumbur   birihnbal   birihnbar   bumbay, bumbuy   bunihnyba   dagan   dagin   dirawang   gabara   galgalang, galgurang   galgulang   galgulang, galgurang   galgurang/gulgulang   galuhndar   gam   gamaran, gamaruhn   ganam-gana(h)m   gandili-   ganggar   garibay, garbay   gidjur   gidjurgin   ginygir   gubayi-   guhndan   guhndun   gulgulang   gunang-gali   gundan   gundan, guhndun   gundur   jalinggul, jaling, jalurgul (?)   jayuhm   jayuhmwen-   julihm-julihm   juluhnggi-   juluhr, julu   maluhn   mibaralany   minyangbal   ngamgir(?)   ngarah?wal   ngihl   ngihr   ngulung   ngulung-gah-bu   ngurahm-gali   wagay-wagay   wanday   yinmir  
Category: body_part
Comment: Plural bawur-gali; usual word for 'head', but sometimes given for hair of head.
Gold Coast Tweed: M:Sc:Brunswk bower head or hair; Ng:Curr:Bray bowra hair of head; Ng:Sc:TweedR:Bray powra hair of head; Ng:Sc:Mur:Martn bowah hair of head
Lower Richmond: Bj:Sha:Turnbl bawur; Bj:McDon:Cowl bawur head; Bj:Holm:Fergn bawur, bawura jigai 'a headache'; Wi:Lism:Curr pooera, poora hair of the head; Wi:Curr:Richmd bowra; Bj:Sc:Coraki, Bj:Sc:Coraki5/1903 baur head; Ny:Curr:Ballina bowrra hair of head; Ny:Sc:Ballina5/1903 bowra head;
South West: Wa:Crowl; Cas:Smy bour ; Wu:Calley bo:urd; Wa:Sc:Tabulm:Hargrv pow-wa;
Condamine Upper Clarence: Gd:Geyt ; Gn:Mathew bauru ; Gd:Sc:JThomas UClarnce bowra head; Gd:Sci:Woodnbng boural;
Example:

Bundjalung : Bawur ngay gala jangurwahla wahnydjarinyun. (from W)

English: 'My head got dizzy from spinning round.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Maliyu dunmani mala dawgay bawuru. (from W)

English: 'He (a mythical hero) split the rock with his head.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Maliyu jahdjambu jangmani malahni bawur dunganahyu. (from W)

English: 'The child made her head ache by crying.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Jangwerwahla nganyah bawur. (from W)

English: 'My head is aching.'


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