The Resource Native vocabularies - Wongalabila (native name)

Native vocabularies - Wongalabila (native name)

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Native vocabularies - Wongalabila (native name)
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Native vocabularies - Wongalabila (native name)
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Summary
From Eucla notebooks; Compiled by Ngoongulea of Nunginija, Bilbilya of Moondooroo; Names for relationships, parts & functions of the body, animals, birds, fishes, reptiles, the elemnts, gen. vocab. (approx. 390 words), short sentences (5 pages); Answers to questions; rites - circumcision, subincision, vulvatomy, scarring, blood drinking; weapons, diseases in district, remedies; Totemic dances, waterholes mark territorial boundaries; foods; cannibalism; firemaking; belief in spirit of the dead
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1859-1951
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Bates, Daisy
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[c.1904]
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Native vocabularies - Wongalabila (native name)
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  • Typescript copy of ms. Section 12, 2A
  • Held In: National Library of Australia, Canberra. MS365-39/123-160
Control code
M0045588
Extent
6
System control number
0065462
Label
Native vocabularies - Wongalabila (native name)
Publication
Note
  • Typescript copy of ms. Section 12, 2A
  • Held In: National Library of Australia, Canberra. MS365-39/123-160
Control code
M0045588
Extent
6
System control number
0065462

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