English: pick up
Bundjalung: muhwa-
Part of Speech: verb transitive
Related Words:
With same English translation:   bahnybi-   buhwi-, buhyi-, buwi-   gahng-, gahnga-, gahngga-   muwa-  
Comment:
South West: Wa:Crowl ; Cas:Smy mu:w-a , mu:walen
Example:

Bundjalung : Jambul nyahn muhwalehn jaliyah. (from Ca)

English: 'She picked up a fig to eat.'


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