Talk:Wp/nys/Yarn - Stories

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bibool/yoorl ... because of dialect variation for 'paperbark'. 'yoorl' being south-coast or south-east dialect.--Pinyan58 (talk) 05:22, 19 April 2018 (UTC)[reply]

in 'contents' for this page, '1.4' could be '2', '1.5' could be '3', '1.6' could be '4'. Now, how is that done?Pinyan58 (talk) 04:48, 19 April 2018 (UTC)[reply]

Suggestion for team: This is the website address for the Nyungar place names …. http://www.boodjar.sis.uwa.edu.au which we can we use this as the reference for all 150 place names on our pedia site? Should we use a hyperlink direct to the site or us a academe reference?

hyperlink i reckon (kim)

IngridC-Curtin (talk) 04:53, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]

Known translations of place names from http://www.boodjar.sis.uwa.edu.au[edit source]

Balardong[edit source]

  • Balkuling
  • Bolgart
  • Boyagin Boya
  • Mulka's Cave
  • Wardan Koorliny Boya
  • Jilakin Rock [1]
  • Badjaling
  • Kokerbin Rock
  • Cowcowing
  • Dowerin
  • Jingymia
  • Kellerberin
  • Mandiakon
  • Toodyay
  • Wabbing

Juat[edit source]

  • Balarong
  • Balgerbine
  • Beringarby
  • Balgar
  • Cataby
  • Cataby
  • Karakin
  • Marri
  • Nambung
  • Nullilla
  • Nambung
  • Warra Warra

Whadjuk[edit source]

IngridC-Curtin (talk) 05:58, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]

  • Beeliar means that there is the pool or body of water as translated by Prof. Len CollardMoodjar (talk) 04:54, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]
  • Balga also known as the grass tree or the "Black boy" Xanthorea arborea. Balga mean it is the one on or by here that possesses.[2]Moodjar (talk) 06:24, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]
  • Balcatta
  • Derbal Nara
  • Gaboodjoolup
  • Kalamunda
  • Nyoongah
  • Pipidinny
  • Lake Karrinyup
  • Willagee
  • Yokine
  • Meeandip
  • Walyalup
  • Ngoorloormayup

Amangu[edit source]

  • Bilya means oh, its a body part, the navel that is connected and linked to the river creek or big floods. [3]Moodjar (talk) 05:09, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]
  • Marrah means the of the hand [4]Moodjar (talk) 04:54, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]
  • Badjera means an interval or distance between places on an eastward journey. Where a feed was caught and or consumed whilst staying at this high location [5]Moodjar (talk) 04:54, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]
  • Abbawardoo means that oh it was a friendly farewell at this water as we left to go on our way [6]Moodjar (talk) 04:54, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]
  • Meru means a spear throwing board.[7]Moodjar (talk) 05:01, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]
  • Beree means fingernail or associated with nail/s. It also means to imply to dig and scratch and scrape with ones hands and fingernails. On the other hand it made be something the scratches, scrapes or digs into. [8]Moodjar (talk) 04:54, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]
  • Billeroo means a oh, its a body part, the navel that is connected to a river or pool of water in the river, a stream or waterway or creek. [9]Moodjar (talk) 04:54, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]
  • Dongara means to listen from down below to the mouth or voices from above or the east.Moodjar (talk) 04:54, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]
  • Waggine meaning to sit and speak here at this location. [10]Moodjar (talk) 04:58, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]
  • Eneabba means it is sitting down here, at the water that a greeting indicating friendship and respect transpired.[11]Moodjar (talk) 05:03, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]

reference as an academic source Gnangarra (talk) 04:36, 7 December 2015 (UTC)[reply]