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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/O

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Off, be off—Watto.

Offended—Mul-yabin.

Offensive, in smell—Bidjak.

Oh!—Năh.

Old, aged—Guragor.

Old, useless—Windo; windang.

Once—Gyn-yăng.

Once, at once—Gwytch; Ilak.

One—Gyn; Dombart

Only, merely, simply—Arda; Yaga

Open, to—Yalgarănan.

Open, a clear open space without trees—Waullu.

Opening, an—Bunăn; Dta.

Openly—Bărnăk; Băndăk.

Opossum, large grey; Phalangista Vulpina—Kumal.

Opossum, small, squirrel-like—Ballăgar; Ballawarra; Madun; Ballard.

Opossum, ring-tailed; Phalangista Cookii—Ngora.

Opossum hair-girdle—Nulbărn.

Opossum band for the neck—Bururo.

Opossum band worn round the head—Kun-yi.

Or—Ka.

Orphan—Barnăp; Ngangan-bru.

Other, the—Waumma; Bille.

Otherwise—Warba.

Our—Ngannilăk; Ngillelung.

Outside (out of doors)—Băndăk; Bărnăk.

Overflowing—Waubatin.

Overturned—Mudjerdo.

Owl, White; Strix Cyclops—Binar

Owl, Barking; Athenæ—Wulbugli.

Owl, Lesser White; Strix Delicatulus—Yonja.

Owl, Small Brown, or Cuckoo; Strix—Gurgurda; Gugumit.

Ownerless—Barna.

Oyster—Notan (K.G.S. dialect).