English: possum
Bundjalung: nyuwang
Part of Speech: noun
Related Words:
With same English translation:   badjahng   dundanngahw   ganam   gayir   gidjang   gidjay   gihdjay   gubi (?)   gugahn   gulan   gunam, gunum   gunum, gunam   guran   guruhna (?)   guwany   guwin, wing   guyahnambuhn (?)   guyahny   guyahny, guwihny   guyan, guwan   ngawra ngawra   ngawrul   walga   wing, guwin   yirgihng   yiriging  
Category: animal
Comment: Big forest possum; cf. guwahny, guwihny, guyahny; possibly word from Y:Hanln Kynnumboon 'place of possums' (on Tweed River) (Y:Hanln); cf. 'ringtail possum' guwin, wing, etc.
Gold Coast Tweed: AT:Curr:Prior noun; AT:Curr:O'Conn newung


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