yira

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Gamilaraay[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jiɻa/[jiɻa], [iɻa]

Noun[edit]

yira

  1. tooth
    • 1856, William Ridley, On the Kamilaroi Tribe of Australians and Their Dialect, in Journal of the Ethnological Society of London, volume 4:
      Teeth . . īră.
    • 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:
      Teeth .... .... yira

References[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

yira f (plural yiras)

  1. (colloquial, Latin America, pejorative) harlot; prostitute

References[edit]

  • Babylon, Online Dictionary [1]