bunya

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

After the Bunya mountains of Australia, where it is found, from a native language

Noun[edit]

bunya (plural bunyas)

  1. A bunya pine, Araucaria bidwillii.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Usually capitalized: Bunya.

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

bunya (plural bunyas)

  1. (dated, India) A banyan, a member of a specific Hindu caste.
  2. (Can we verify(+) this sense?) (rare) A bunya spider.