yarray

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Gamilaraay[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jaraj/ (reconstructed)

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Wangaaybuwan-Ngiyambaa yarray and Wiradhuri yarrayn, yarrang.

Noun[edit]

yarray

  1. beard
    • 1856, William Ridley, On the Kamilaroi Tribe of Australians and Their Dialect, in Journal of the Ethnological Society of London, vol. 4
      Beard . . yărē.
    • 1873, William Ridley, Australian Languages and Traditions, The Journal of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, vol. 2
      Beard | yarē
    • 1903, R. H. Mathews, Languages of the Kamilaroi and Other Aboriginal Tribes of New South Wales, in The Journal of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, vol. 33
      Beard .... .... yerre

References[edit]

  • Austin, P. 1993. A Reference Dictionary of Gamilaraay, northern New South Wales.

Wangaaybuwan-Ngiyambaa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Gamilaraay yarray and Wiradhuri yarrayn, yarrang.

Noun[edit]

yarray

  1. beard