buruma

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See also: burumā and burūmā

Gamilaraay[edit]

buruma
Buruma

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Noun[edit]

buruma

  1. tame dog
    Nginda dhii wuuna burumagu.
    You give the meat to the dog!
    • 1856, William Ridley, On the Kamilaroi Tribe of Australians and Their Dialect, in Journal of the Ethnological Society of London, vol. 4
      Dog . . . bŭrrŭmă.
    • 1856, William Ridley, gurre kamilaroi or Kamilaroi Sayings
      baiame gīr yārāman, būrumo, bundar, mūte, dūli, dīnoun, buralga, biloela, millimumul, gulamboli, kobado, mullion, guiya, nūrai, ŋundoba, burulu, muŋin, kānuŋo di gimobi.
    • 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
      Dog .... .... buruma

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References[edit]

  • Peter Austin, A Reference Dictionary of Gamilaraay, northern New South Wales (1993)

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

buruma

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ブルマ