yulu

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Gamilaraay[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Wangaaybuwan-Ngiyambaa yulu and Wiradhuri yuuluu.

Noun[edit]

yulu

  1. nail, fingernail, toenail
  2. claw

Quotations[edit]

  • 1856, William Ridley, On the Kamilaroi Tribe of Australians and Their Dialect, in Journal of the Ethnological Society of London, vol. 4
    Finger-nails . yŭlŭ.
  • 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
    Claws of animals ... yulu

References[edit]

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

Wangaaybuwan-Ngiyambaa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Gamilaraay yulu and Wiradhuri yuuluu.

Noun[edit]

yulu

  1. nail, claw, hoof

Wiradhuri[edit]

Noun[edit]

yulu

  1. Alternative spelling of yuuluu.