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Diary of ten years eventful life of an early settler in Western Australia and also A descriptive vocabulary of the language of the aborigines/A descriptive vocabulary of the language in common use amongst the aborigines of Western Australia/Part 2/A

A.

Abduct, to—Kardo barrăng.

Abreast—Yambo.

Absent—Morytch.

Abundance—Bula. Narriik (Vasse dialect).

Abundant—Bula.

Abuse, to—Goran.

Acacia, Acacia Saligna—Biytch.

Acacia (species of)—Mongarn; Kurren; Watti; Gal-yang.

Accidentally—Balluk; Nogolan.

Acclivity, an; a Knoll—Warh-ro.

Accompany, to—Gămbărnbardo; Gămbărn.

Accurate—Metjil.

Accuse, to—Djirin; as Wulgar djirin, to accuse of murder. This word must be used with the substantive expressive of the crime charged against a person.

Accustomed to—Malyn.

Ache, to—Mindyt-bakkăn; Bakkan.

Acquainted with—Nagoluk; Kallip.

Acrid—Djallăm.

Across—Yambo.

Actually—Yambong.

Adam's Apple, of the neck—Dunganin.

Adorned—Bunjat; Kanungur.

Afraid, to be—Multchin; Wyen.

After—Ngolang-a.

Afternoon, about two—Biddorong; Nalyira?

Afternoon, late in the—Garbălă.

Again—Garro; as Garro Yuăl, to return, to come back again.

Aged—Guragor.

Agent (means of doing anything), always used as an affix—Middi.

Ago, any time—Karamb.

Ago, long time—Gorah.

Ago, little time—Gori; Epal.

Agreeing with—Gurdu-gyn-yul.

Ah!—Năh.

Aim, to miss the—Wilyăn.

Alarm—Dărnăvăn.

Albatross—Diomedia Chlororhyncha—Wulwul.

Alight, to, as a bird—Gargan.

Alive—Dordăk; Wining (N.E. dialect).

Alive, green as applied to trees—Wongin.

All—Băndăng; Mundang.

Allied to—by marriage—Noyyăng.

Alone—Dombart.

Also—Gudjir; Wer.

Alter, to—Wallăk-ijow; Minyt-wallăkijow.

Always—Dowir; Kalyagăl.

Ambush, to lie in—Kogăng-ngin-now.

Amicable—Nagăl.

Among—Kardagor.

Amongst—Mănda.

Amuse, to—Djubu-barrang.

And—Gudjir; Wer.

Anger—Gărrăng.

Angry, to be—Gurdu-djul; Gărrăng-gădăk.

Angular—Danda (Upper Swan word).

Ankle—Bilga; Jinnardo; Murantch.

Anoint, to—Năbbow.

Another—Waumma.

Ant (small species)—Budjin.

Ant (small species)—Bulolo; Kardagut; Kurrut; Kwalak.

Ant, white—Molada.

Ant, white, nest of—Molytch.

Ant, lion—Formica maxima—Killal; Kallili.

Anxious, for any thing—Gurdăk.

Apart—Wallăkwallăk; Kortda.

Aperture—Bunăn.

Arise—Irap.

Arise, to—Irabin.

Arm, right—Ngunman.

Arm, left—D-yuro; N-yardo; D-yurangitch.

Arm, upper, from shoulder to elbow—Wango.

Arm, lower, from elbow to wrist—Marga.

Arm-pit—Ngal-ya.

Arms, to carry in the—Munang.

Arrange, to—Gwabbanijow.

Arrange the fire, to—Dukun.

As, like as—Jin; Winnirak.

Ascend, to—Dendang.

Ashes—Dalba.

Ask, to—Wan-ga djinnăng.

Assault, to—Ballajăn.

Associate with, to—Gămbărn bardo.

Astray (to go astray)—Barrabardo.

At once—Gwytch; Ilăk ilăk.

Attack, to—Ballajăn.

Attentive—Met.

Aunt—Măngat.

Avoid, to, by shifting on one side—Gwelgannow.

Avoxet—Recurvirostris rubricollis—Yajingurong.

Autumn—Burnur; Burnuro.

Away (Begone)—Watto.

Away, to send—Dtallăngiritch.

Awkward—Yanbi.

Awry—Ngallin.