Territory Stories

Ŋarrakuny dhäwumirr djorra



Ŋarrakuny dhäwumirr djorra


Wanambiwuŋu, Ronnie


Living Archive of Aboriginal Languages Project; PublicationNT; E-Books






Portfolio of student work


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Includes list of Marrakulu vocabulary


English; Dhuwal; D tiwuy language N116.F


Narrative; LAAL; Dhuwal; Bilingual education resources; D tiwuy people N116.F; D tiwuy language N116.F; Dhuwal/Dhuwala; possibly also Dhuwaya; Duwal; Murngin; Wulamba; Balamumu; Barlamomo; Barlamumu; Malag; Marlark; Arrawiya; Banjarrpuma; Bilamandji Dhurili; Durilji; Tuwal

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School of Australian Linguistics

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cdu:45556; LAAL_ID:yo0022


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School of Australian Linguistics



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RIRRAKJ.\YPUY DHAWU Ronnie ~fanambiwun ~/ata ga 11unha dhurrwaral)u g11rri marrtji. ~!ul)gan nyoy' yun l)unha iltjil)u. Ga marrurumburr wirr'wirr'thun dhurrwara. Munhawuy gurrl)an' mal)utji marrurumburrwuy ~a!' yun marrtji dhaw'dhaw'lil dhurrwaralil. Ga lorri dju!'warrarrayun, ga dhurrwara dha!' yun marrtji. Ga nyuy'yunmirri wata dhal'yunma11any dhurrwara lorripuy. Dhurrwara rirrakaymirrny. Ga watayu wutwutthun garramat wlll)a. Lorri ga murryun marrtji , ga w111)any rirrakaymirrny. The11.e. '-6 a wind a.t :the. dooll .tll!JU19 to ge,t ht. Vog-6 Me. howling ht :the. fxu.h. The. c.a.t-6 Me -6C!lta.tclwtg a.t :the. dooll. VMk bla.c.k e.yu 06 a c.a.t c.lle.pt :thllough :the. bMken dooll. A call ,l-6 .6/udtUng to a -6top, and :the. dooll Mm:tti.ng- be.caU-6e. a howUng w.i.nd -6fummed Lt -6hu.t. The. holL6e. doOIL ,l-6 c.lle.a.khtg. The. w.i.nd ,l-6 hU:U.ng :the. Mo 6. The. call -6.t.alt.t.6 up, and :the. hoUJie. ,l-6 c.lle.a.lwtg.

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