English: put in a bag
Bundjalung: behnggama-
Part of Speech: verb transitive
Related Words:
With same English translation:  
Category: fish
Comment:
Lower Richmond: Bj:Holm:Fergn binggama-, binggama
Example:

Bundjalung : Behnggamah mala. (from B)

English: 'Put it into the bag.'

Example:

Bundjalung : baygalbeh (from W)

English: 'only one man'

Example:

Bundjalung : yunahlabeh (from W)

English: 'only sleeping'

Example:

Bundjalung : yunahnybe (from W)

English: 'will only sleep'

Example:

Bundjalung : Yaburbeh dubay yehn.gala. (from W)

English: 'Only one woman is staying behind.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Galgahbu muna bidjangbeh gunu waybar. (from W)

English: 'Keep on chopping, there's only a little bit of wood.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Maliyu mala nyabay jugahnybe. (from W)

English: 'He will drink up all the water.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Ngali yehn.ganybeh wahngwenbibeh guhlbe. (from W)

English: 'We will stay just to work gold.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Guyir ngay mahnyi juruhmbilnyi, bahnybiny mala gumarbeh. (from W)

English: 'I'm frightened of leeches, but they only suck your blood.'


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