English: bark (of tree) (Gd), canoe, boat
Bundjalung: bagul
Part of Speech: noun
Related Words: gundul   gandul   bawul (?)   and cf  
With same English translation:  
Category: artifact
Comment: Plural bagul-gali, see also gundul, gandul, bawul (?), and cf. wundal 'bowl made from corkwood tree' (Watsn).
Gold Coast Tweed: Y:Sha:Culhm gundul bark of tree; Y:Allen gundul; Y:Watsn gund
Lower Richmond: Bj:Sha:Turnbl bagul, bagulu; Bj:Holm:Fergn bagul; Wi:Lism:Curr boekall bark; Wi:Curr:Richmd bagool; Wi:Curr:Richmd burcool
South West: Wa:Crowl bark, canoe; We:Gordn bark ; Cas:Smy bagul;
Condamine Upper Clarence: Gd:Geyt bark of tree; Gd:Sc:JThomas UClarnce bargool bark ;
Copmanhurst: Cop:Hargrv buggal boat ;
Example:

Bundjalung : Ngadju gahny mandahny bagul malahya jaliya. (from G)

English: 'I'll scrape the bark off the tree.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Bagul mala burah gadji yehnbi ngay. (from G)

English: 'Pull off the bark so I can sit here.'


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