English: snore, purr
Bundjalung: murahmba-
Part of Speech: verb intransitive
Related Words:
With same English translation:  
Category: body_part
Comment: Also murumba-, Sharpe thinks form might be burungba-, which is the form in Western dialects and in Yugambeh; Holmer also records muram as 'sleep, be asleep', yet all other dialects seem to have ngurahm.
Lower Richmond: Bj:Holm:Fergn muramba-; Bj:Holm:Turnbl murumba- , prog. murumbalila


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