ngapa

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Dieri[edit]

Noun[edit]

ngapa

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia, v. 67/68 (1943)

Walmajarri[edit]

Noun[edit]

ngapa

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Henning Andersen, Language Contacts in Prehistory: Studies in Stratigraphy (2003, ISBN 9027275300), page 184: So the word for “water” in Walmajarri (Western Ngumpin) and Warlpiri (Yapa) is ngapa, but ngawa in Gurindji (Eastern Ngumpin). We reconstruct proto-Ngumpin-Yapa *ngapa.

Warlpiri[edit]

Noun[edit]

ngapa

  1. water
  2. rain
  3. grog (alcohol)

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See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Henning Andersen, Language Contacts in Prehistory: Studies in Stratigraphy (2003, ISBN 9027275300), page 184: So the word for “water” in Walmajarri (Western Ngumpin) and Warlpiri (Yapa) is ngapa, but ngawa in Gurindji (Eastern Ngumpin). We reconstruct proto-Ngumpin-Yapa *ngapa.

Wemba-Wemba[edit]

Noun[edit]

ngapa

  1. mother’s father; maternal grandfather
  2. a brother of one’s maternal grandfather

Yandruwandha[edit]

Noun[edit]

ngapa

  1. water

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Yarli[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ngapa (Yardliyawara, Wadikali)
  • ngapːa (Wadikali)

Noun[edit]

ngapa

  1. (Malyangapa, Yardliyawara, Wadikali)) water

References[edit]

  • Australian Languages: Classification and the comparative method (2004, ISBN 9027295115)

Yarluyandi[edit]

Noun[edit]

ngapa

  1. water

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Yawarawarga[edit]

Noun[edit]

ngapa

  1. water

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