Mudburra to English Dictionary

Rebecca Green (Editor), Jennifer Green (Editor), Amanda Hamilton-Hollaway (Editor), Felicity Meakins (Editor), David Osgarby (Editor), Rob Pensalfini (Editor)

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Mudburra is an Aboriginal language of the Northern Territory (Australia). Many Mudburra people live in Elliott, Marlinja, Yarralin and Kalkaringi. The Mudburra to English Dictionary contains Mudburra words with English translations, illustrations and detailed encyclopaedic information about plants, animals and cultural practices. Also included is a guide to Mudburra grammar, an English index and handsigns used by Mudburra people.
This volume is ideal for both beginners and advanced speakers of Mudburra, for translators and interpreters, and for anyone interested in learning more about Mudburra language and culture.
The Mudburra to English Dictionary is a part of the AIATSIS Indigenous Language Preservation: Dictionaries Project. This project is a response to the alarming rates of language loss in Australia, and aims to support the publication of Indigenous languages dictionaries. A dictionary contributes to language maintenance, supporting written texts of all genres including important literacy development resources.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationAustralia
PublisherAboriginal Studies Press
Number of pages448
ISBN (Print)9781925302578
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2019
Externally publishedYes

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