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yalhuru

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It is unfortunately very true that, without leisure and money, love can be no more than an orgy of the common man. Instead of being a sudden impulse full of ardor and reverie, it becomes a distastefully utilitarian affair.
Charles Baudelaire
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Martuthunira

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /jal̪uɻu/

Etymology

From Proto-Ngayarda *yalhuru, from Proto-Pama-Nyungan *yalʸu "flame".

Noun

yalhuru

  1. Tongue.

See also

References

  • Alpher, Barry. 2004. ‘Proto-Pama-Nyungan etyma’. Claire Bowern, Harold Koch (eds.) Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company.
  • Dench, Alan Charles. 1995. Martuthunira: A Language of the Pilbara Region of Western Australia. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. Series C-125.

Panyjima

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /jal̪uɻu/

Etymology

From Proto-Ngayarda *yalhuru, from Proto-Pama-Nyungan *yalʸu "flame".

Noun

yalhuru

  1. Tongue.

References

  • Alpher, Barry. 2004. ‘Proto-Pama-Nyungan etyma’. Claire Bowern, Harold Koch (eds.) Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company.
  • Dench, Alan. 1991. ‘Panyjima’. R.M.W. Dixon, Barry J. Blake (eds.) The Handbook of Australian Languages, Volume 4. Melbourne: Oxford University Press Australia, 125–244.

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