yilambu

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Gamilaraay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jilambu/, [ilambu] (reconstructed)

Adverb[edit]

yilambu

  1. long ago
    • 1856, William Ridley, gurre kamilaroi, or Kamilaroi Sayings
      īlambo immanuel taongo tai-yanani, giwīr ginyi.
      Long ago Immanuel to earth came, man he became.
    • 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, volume 33:
      Long ago, yilambu.

References[edit]

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