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Language Orthographic Form Phonemicized Form Gloss as in Source Etymology Code Proto-Form Proto-Language Loan Source Wanderwort Status Etyma Set Etymology Notes Word Structure Word Structure Notes General Notes Source
Yir-Yoront puy-kunhthn pandanus armband inheritance *puñca (arm), *kuncan (pandanus) pPaman, pPMy Not reconstructible as a compound to any depth
Dhuwal barka semantic shift
Dhangu barka semantic shift ‘upper arm’
Gupapuyngu dyalhi inheritance
Ritharrngu dyarli inheritance
Djinang garnbalaty loan Burarra ‘lorikeet’
Nimanburru kankol inheritance
Bardi kankol inheritance
Yawuru kondelji loan direction unknown Nimanburu
Ngumbarl kundil loan Yawuru or Karajarri
Karajarri kuntiltyi loan direction unknown
Yan-nhangu nganybak loan Burarra
Burarra nganybak unique
Nyangumarta tyiliminti loan direction unknown Kurrama
Yulparija wakungana unique
Nyikina wila loan Walmajarri
Mangala wila loan Walmajarri
Gumatj wurrwa unique
Walmajarri wila inheritance wila or simiar not in R&H dictionary wila or simiar not in R&H dictionary
Gurindji taman loan Wardaman WW %taman worn after subincision; worn after subincision; can't see why 'semantic shift' assigned, looks unique
Miriwung pinpin inheritance WW %pinpin cf. Jam.pinypiny also cane sp. From which they were made
Wardaman taman loan direction unknown WW %taman also yerrel; loan into Gur; and pinpin<Mir.