English: fire, camp, firewood, firestick, matches, spark, light of fire
Bundjalung: waybar, wehbar
Part of Speech: noun
Related Words:
With same English translation:  
Category: food
Comment: Pronounced webbr, waybr, waybarr; northern dialects mostly use diman for camp; Y:Hanln spelling indicates [waibar], not [weibar]; waybarmir 'camp (pl.)' (Y:Holm); also camp (M:Liv) (and therefore a dwelling place like a house); also used as clan name at Lismore. Gd:Geyt meaning includes matches.
Gold Coast Tweed: Y:Sha:Culhm waybar fire , firewood , matches; Y:Holm:Logn fire , camp , waibarmir camp fires or people?; Y:Alln waiburra; Y:Watsn waybara , wai'b
Lower Richmond: Bj:Sha:Turnbl waybar fire, firewood, house; Bj:TMcD:Cowln wehbara fire or wood for fire; Bj:Holm:Fergn waibar; Wi:Curr:Lismore wibbera; Wi:Sc:Lismore waibra blacks at Lismore call themselves; Wi:Curr:Richmond weebra; Bj:Sc:Coraki wybura fire, waybura headland; Ny:Sha:DCook weybar; Ny:Curr:Ballina wibra
South West: Wa:Crowl; We:Gordn fire; Wa/ Gd:Calley w ? ? :bara (a=schwa) fire; Wa:Tabulm:Hargrv wi-va fire; Cas:Smy we:bar ;
Condamine Upper Clarence: Gn:JMathew waibura fire , camp; Gd:Sc:JThomas UClarnce waybora fire; Gd:Sci:Woodnbng wybera fire; Gd:Geyt
Copmanhurst: Cop:Hargrv wybah ;
Example:

Bundjalung : Waybaramah mala bulang guybayah. (from W)

English: 'Put the meat on the fire to be cooked.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Mala baygal galgalehla waybar. (from W)

English: 'The man is chopping (fire)wood.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Maliyu galgani jali waybargu. (from W)

English: 'He chopped the tree down for firewood.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Maliyu waybaru guybani nganyi. (from W)

English: 'The fire burnt me.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Waybarmah madji guybayah mahny bulang. (from W)

English: 'Make a fire to cook the meat (on top of the coals).'

Example:

Bundjalung : Barbilehn munah waybar. (from W)

English: 'The fire has been put out'

Example:

Bundjalung : Nguhnma madji waybara. (from W)

English: 'Heat it over the fire.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Waybar wahri. (from Ca)

English: 'Carry firewood'

Example:

Bundjalung : Yanah waybargu. (from Ca)

English: 'Go to the camp.'

Example:

Bundjalung : Yunamah nangany waybari. (from Ca)

English: 'Put the food on the fire.'


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