The Resource Australian languages

Australian languages

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Australian languages
Title
Australian languages
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Summary
Comprehensive study of Australian languages learned by personal contact; Introduction; Preand suffixing languages (Njol Njol, Garadjari); classifying prefixing languages; nonclassifying prefixing (Njol Njol, Djaber Djaber, Bad, Bemba, Bunaba, Djaoi, Iwanj, Djugun, Gidja, Nimanbor, Njigina, Ungarinjin, Yaoro); suffixing languages in Kimberly (Bidongo, Djaro, Garadjari, Gogada, Mangala, Mireau or Mireo, Walmadjari); Suffixing tribes in N.S.W. & Qld. (Badjiri, Bagandji, Kamilaroi, Kumbangar, Maljangaba, Murawari, Niemba, Widjela, Yualai); tribes of N. Qld. - Cape York (Djirbal, Idin, Gulngai, Mamu, Nadja, Wunjur, Munggano, Wikmunkan); gives locations of these tribes; Alphabetical list of tribes mentioned with approx. locations; Kimberley Region - grammar, phonetics, place names, abstract nouns, generic terms, wet & dry seasons; nouns of analogy, nounendings, declension; Native names of missions & stock farms, names of mythological places; Pronouns, verbs; p.202; Exclamations; v.2, p.1- 101; Dictionary - English to native languages; v.3, p.1-200; Native languages - English dictionary, a comparative & paradigmatic syntax (A - ma); v.4, p.201-400; Dictionary continued (ma-meren - yuya); v.6; Comparative dictionary of the Australian pygmoids of north Queensland (p.1-30, two editions), Aboriginal texts & myths with free translation - Djaber Djaber, Njol Njol, Njigina, Bad, Djirbal, Yaoro; Songs - Njol Njol, Bad, Garadjeri, Yaoro; Vocabulary mainly Kimberley & Cape York, other languages taken from previous writers - Elkin, Capell, Ridley, Mathews and others
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1875-1948
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Nekes, H.
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  • 1891-1963
  • 1891-1963
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  • Worms, Ernest A.
  • Worms, Ernest A.
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  • Elkin, A. P.
  • Beagle Bay Mission (W.A.)
  • Capell, A.
  • Mathews, R. H.
  • Ridley, William
Label
Australian languages
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Publication
Note
  • Micro-Bibliotheca Anthropos, v.10
  • Collation of original; Melb., 1951; map
  • See MS 27 for photocopy
  • See also revised edition RB N418.46/A1
Control code
M0049564
Extent
1058[6]p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library loan
Stock number
1357
System control number
0070971
Label
Australian languages
Publication
Note
  • Micro-Bibliotheca Anthropos, v.10
  • Collation of original; Melb., 1951; map
  • See MS 27 for photocopy
  • See also revised edition RB N418.46/A1
Control code
M0049564
Extent
1058[6]p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library loan
Stock number
1357
System control number
0070971

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