tharra

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

tharra (uncountable)

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  1. An alcoholic drink of North India and Pakistan, made from from yeast fermentation of sugar cane or wheat husk, and often brewed illegally.

Gamilaraay[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t̪ara/ (reconstructed)

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Central New South Wales *dharrang, from Proto-Pama-Nyungan *carra.

Noun[edit]

tharra

  1. thigh

References[edit]

  • Alpher, Barry. 2004. "Proto-Pama-Nyungan etyma." Claire Bowern, Harold Koch (eds.) Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company.
  • Austin, Peter. 1993. A Reference Dictionary of Gamilaraay, northern New South Wales.

Wangaaybuwan-Ngiyambaa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Central New South Wales *dharrang, from Proto-Pama-Nyungan *carra.

Noun[edit]

tharra

  1. thigh