English: soldier bird (Y:Sha:Culhm)
Bundjalung: dihndin
Part of Speech: noun
Related Words:
With same English translation:  
Category: bird
Comment: Possibly same as Y:Watsn gimbin, see bimbim, gimbin. Other sources have bimbim 'noisy minah', 'soldier bird', and in WA dihndin 'peewee'.
Gold Coast Tweed: Y:Sha:Culhm; Y:Allen Pimpama (bim-bim-ba) place of soldier birds, bim-bim solder bird


This project is an initiative of:

Supported through the Australian Government’s Indigenous Languages Support program and New Media program. Copyright © Muurrbay Aboriginal Language and Culture Cooperative

Image by Sharon Smith. For more information contact Muurrbay