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RESULTS: 34 ITEMS FOR CATEGORY Dictionaries

Bilinarra [aus-x-biq] see all Bilinarra
Source: AuSIL / Various
Web and downloadable dictionaries for Burarra, Bilinarra, Djinang, Gurindji, Iwaidja, Kriol, Martu Wangka, Maung, Tiwi, Walmajarri, Warlpiri and Wik Mungkan. The page also has links to over 90 linguistic and other language-related articles.
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Burarra [bvr] see all Burarra
Source: ARDS
A range of dictionaries for several Yolŋu languages; also specialised English-Yolŋu anatomy and legal dictionaries.
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Source: AuSIL / Various
Web and downloadable dictionaries for Burarra, Bilinarra, Djinang, Gurindji, Iwaidja, Kriol, Martu Wangka, Maung, Tiwi, Walmajarri, Warlpiri and Wik Mungkan. The page also has links to over 90 linguistic and other language-related articles.
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Source: Kathleen Glasgow and David Glasgow/AuSIL
Dictionary consists of approximately 4000 headwords. Burarra is spoken by the Burarra and Gun-nartpa people (approximately 600 speakers) in the Blyth and Cadell River regions and in the town of Maningrida in North-Central Arnhem Land.
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Source: ARDS
Background information and 900-word dictionary of the Dhaŋu languages of Yolŋu matha -- (Wangurri, Gälpu, Golumala). See also the English-Dhaŋu wordlist.
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Source: ARDS
English wordlist for the Dhaŋu Dictionary.
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Source: Batchelor Institute/Centre for Australian Languages & Linguistics
A range of materials for Burarra, Ndjébbana, Kuninjku, Gurr-goni, Djinaŋ and other languages of the Maningrida area, including links to dictionaries, wordlists, story books and learning materials - many online. Also see a bibliography (PDF).
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Djambarrpuyngu [djr] see all Djambarrpuyngu
Source: ARDS/Aboriginal Interpreter Service/North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency
A downloadable PDF containing detalled descriptions and translations of legal terms in plain English and in Yolŋu Matha. A translation of the The Plain English Legal Dictionary into Djambarrpuyŋu, the main Yolŋu dialect spoken in the Arnhem Land townships of Galiwin’ku, Gapuwiyak, Milingimbi and Ramingining.
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Djangu [dhg] see all Djangu
Source: ARDS
A range of dictionaries for several Yolŋu languages; also specialised English-Yolŋu anatomy and legal dictionaries.
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Source: ARDS
Background information and 900-word dictionary of the Dhaŋu languages of Yolŋu matha -- (Wangurri, Gälpu, Golumala). See also the English-Dhaŋu wordlist.
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Source: ARDS
English wordlist for the Dhaŋu Dictionary.
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Djinang [dji] see all Djinang
Source: AuSIL / Various
Web and downloadable dictionaries for Burarra, Bilinarra, Djinang, Gurindji, Iwaidja, Kriol, Martu Wangka, Maung, Tiwi, Walmajarri, Warlpiri and Wik Mungkan. The page also has links to over 90 linguistic and other language-related articles.
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Gun-nartpa [bvr] see all Gun-nartpa
Source: Batchelor Institute/Centre for Australian Languages & Linguistics
A range of materials for Burarra, Ndjébbana, Kuninjku, Gurr-goni, Djinaŋ and other languages of the Maningrida area, including links to dictionaries, wordlists, story books and learning materials - many online. Also see a bibliography (PDF).
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Gupapuyngu [guf] see all Gupapuyngu
Source: ARDS
Navigable hypertext dictionary of Gupapuyŋu, also includes English to Gupapuyŋu finderlist.
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Source: ARDS
A range of dictionaries for several Yolŋu languages; also specialised English-Yolŋu anatomy and legal dictionaries.
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Gurindji [gue] see all Gurindji
Source: AuSIL / Various
Web and downloadable dictionaries for Burarra, Bilinarra, Djinang, Gurindji, Iwaidja, Kriol, Martu Wangka, Maung, Tiwi, Walmajarri, Warlpiri and Wik Mungkan. The page also has links to over 90 linguistic and other language-related articles.
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Iwaidja [ibd] see all Iwaidja
Source: AuSIL / Various
Web and downloadable dictionaries for Burarra, Bilinarra, Djinang, Gurindji, Iwaidja, Kriol, Martu Wangka, Maung, Tiwi, Walmajarri, Warlpiri and Wik Mungkan. The page also has links to over 90 linguistic and other language-related articles.
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Source: Noreen Pym and Bonnie Larrimore/AuSIL
Dictionary consists of approximately 1600 headwords. Iwaidja is spoken by around 150 people on Croker Island and the Cobourg Peninsula in Western Arnhem Land.
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Jiwarli [mem] see all Jiwarli
Source: Peter K. Austin
General information, references and short story with audio, for Jiwarli. There is also a short dictionary sample with the promise of a comprehensive online dictionary.
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Kaanju [kbe] see all Kaanju
Source: Clair Hill / ELAR
Archive deposit: documentation of highly endangered Paman languages of Cape York Peninsula. Includes audio, video, texts and dictionary. Like all ELAR deposits, this material is accessible according to access protocols and access may require negotiation with the depositor.
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Kamilaroi/Gamilaraay [kld] see all Kamilaroi/Gamilaraay
Source: Peter Austin and David Nathan
Kamilaroi/Gamilaraay comes from northern NSW, from around Tamworth west across beyond Moree. This is the first formatted hypertext dictionary published on the Internet.
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Source: Yuwaalaraay Language Program/John Giacon
Dictionaries and a range of links and learning materials for Yuwaalaraay and Gamilaraay.
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Kriol and pidgins [rop] see all Kriol and pidgins
Source: AuSIL / Various
Web and downloadable dictionaries for Burarra, Bilinarra, Djinang, Gurindji, Iwaidja, Kriol, Martu Wangka, Maung, Tiwi, Walmajarri, Warlpiri and Wik Mungkan. The page also has links to over 90 linguistic and other language-related articles.
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Source: Nkukurr Language Centre
Contains several resources for the languages of Ngukurr, especially Kriol and Ngalakgan. With menus and navigation in Kriol.
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Source: Ngukurr Language Centre
The Ngukurr Language Centre aims to revitalise, document, teach and promote the traditional languages of the community via community-based language programs. The innovative site is presented in Kriol and also has information about other languages including the Ngalakgan Online Dictionary.
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Kuku Thaypan [typ] see all Kuku Thaypan
Source: Bruce Rigsby / ELAR
Archive deposit: an Awu Alaya Dictionary in Toolbox (text) format, along with scans of original fieldwork notebooks. Like all ELAR deposits, this material is accessible according to access protocols and access may require negotiation with the depositor.
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Kuuku Ya’u [kuy] see all Kuuku Ya’u
Source: Clair Hill / ELAR
Archive deposit: documentation of highly endangered Paman languages of Cape York Peninsula. Includes audio, video, texts and dictionary. Like all ELAR deposits, this material is accessible according to access protocols and access may require negotiation with the depositor.
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Martu Wangka [mpj] see all Martu Wangka
Source: AuSIL / Various
Web and downloadable dictionaries for Burarra, Bilinarra, Djinang, Gurindji, Iwaidja, Kriol, Martu Wangka, Maung, Tiwi, Walmajarri, Warlpiri and Wik Mungkan. The page also has links to over 90 linguistic and other language-related articles.
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Mawng [mph] see all Mawng
Source: AuSIL / Various
Web and downloadable dictionaries for Burarra, Bilinarra, Djinang, Gurindji, Iwaidja, Kriol, Martu Wangka, Maung, Tiwi, Walmajarri, Warlpiri and Wik Mungkan. The page also has links to over 90 linguistic and other language-related articles.
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Source: Ruth Singer/Mawng Ngaralk/Storytellers
A revised Mawng-English dictionary, information about the Mawng language spoken on Warruwi (South Goulbourn Island), and many videos and sound recordings of stories told by Mawng speakers.
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Source: Ruth Singer/Isabel O’Keefe/Elizabeth Langslow/Janet Mardbinda/others
Mawng-English dictionary (as online interactive or as downloadable PDF, together with English-Mawng finderlist), together with many video and audio stories videos and sound recordings. Also some downladable posters on fish, shells and plant medicine.
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Ndjebbana [djj] see all Ndjebbana
Source: Batchelor Institute/Centre for Australian Languages & Linguistics
A range of materials for Burarra, Ndjébbana, Kuninjku, Gurr-goni, Djinaŋ and other languages of the Maningrida area, including links to dictionaries, wordlists, story books and learning materials - many online. Also see a bibliography (PDF).
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Ngaanyatjarra [ntj] see all Ngaanyatjarra
Source: NPY Women’s Council’s Ngangkari Program/Central Australia Mental Health Service
This page hosts a downlodable PDF document called Uti Kulintjaku: A compendium of words for talking about mental health. It includes terms in Pitjantjatjara, Yankunytjatjara and Ngaanyatjarra, as well as translations from English into these languages.
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Ngalakan [nig] see all Ngalakan
Source: Nkukurr Language Centre
Contains several resources for the languages of Ngukurr, especially Kriol and Ngalakgan. With menus and navigation in Kriol.
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Source: Ngukurr Language Centre
Comprehensive interactive dictionary. The site includes an English to Ngalakgan dictonary and a Ngalakgan Thesaurus.
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Source: Ngukurr Language Centre
The Ngukurr Language Centre aims to revitalise, document, teach and promote the traditional languages of the community via community-based language programs. The innovative site is presented in Kriol and also has information about other languages including the Ngalakgan Online Dictionary.
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Noongar [nys] see all Noongar
Source: South West Aboriginal Land & Sea Council
This site contains a wealth of language and cultural materials and references to Noongar resources. Its language page links to a a wordlist, a full Noongar Dictionary by Rose Whitehurst, and an audio Welcome to Country performance.
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Pitjantjatjara [pjt] see all Pitjantjatjara
Source: NPY Women’s Council’s Ngangkari Program/Central Australia Mental Health Service
This page hosts a downlodable PDF document called Uti Kulintjaku: A compendium of words for talking about mental health. It includes terms in Pitjantjatjara, Yankunytjatjara and Ngaanyatjarra, as well as translations from English into these languages.
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Tiwi [tiw] see all Tiwi
Source: AuSIL / Various
Web and downloadable dictionaries for Burarra, Bilinarra, Djinang, Gurindji, Iwaidja, Kriol, Martu Wangka, Maung, Tiwi, Walmajarri, Warlpiri and Wik Mungkan. The page also has links to over 90 linguistic and other language-related articles.
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Source: Jenny Lee/AuSIL
Dictionary consists of approximately 5000 headwords. Tiwi is spoken by approximately 1500 speakers on Bathurst and Melville Islands.
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Umpila [ump] see all Umpila
Source: Clair Hill / ELAR
Archive deposit: documentation of highly endangered Paman languages of Cape York Peninsula. Includes audio, video, texts and dictionary. Like all ELAR deposits, this material is accessible according to access protocols and access may require negotiation with the depositor.
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Uw Oykangand [kjn] see all Uw Oykangand
Source: Philip Hamilton
Uw Oykangand and Uw Olkola are Australian Aboriginal languages spoken in central Cape York Peninsula in far north Queensland. This dictionary is a community-based initiative of the Kowanyama Aboriginal Community Council.
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Wagiman [waq] see all Wagiman
Source: Stephen Wilson, University of Sydney
Comprehensive dictionary, texts, and other information about Wagiman, a language of the Northern Territory. Searchable in English and Wagiman.
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Walmajarri [wmt] see all Walmajarri
Source: AuSIL / Various
Web and downloadable dictionaries for Burarra, Bilinarra, Djinang, Gurindji, Iwaidja, Kriol, Martu Wangka, Maung, Tiwi, Walmajarri, Warlpiri and Wik Mungkan. The page also has links to over 90 linguistic and other language-related articles.
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Source: Eirlys Richards and Joyce Hudson
Dictionary based on the Walmajarri-English dictionary compiled from materials Eirlys Richards and Joyce Hudson gathered in and around Fitzroy Crossing between 1967 and 1984.
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Warlpiri [wbp] see all Warlpiri
Source: AuSIL / Various
Web and downloadable dictionaries for Burarra, Bilinarra, Djinang, Gurindji, Iwaidja, Kriol, Martu Wangka, Maung, Tiwi, Walmajarri, Warlpiri and Wik Mungkan. The page also has links to over 90 linguistic and other language-related articles.
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Source: Kevin Jansz, Christopher Manning, and Nitin Indurkhya
A unique graphical-browsing semantic dictionary aimed at the needs of native speakers and children, as well as being useful to professional linguists.
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Source: Steve Swartz/AuSIL
Warlpiri is spoken by about 3000 people in the Tanami Desert area. See also the About Warlpiri page for background to the dictionary.
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Wik-Mungkan [wim] see all Wik-Mungkan
Source: AuSIL / Various
Web and downloadable dictionaries for Burarra, Bilinarra, Djinang, Gurindji, Iwaidja, Kriol, Martu Wangka, Maung, Tiwi, Walmajarri, Warlpiri and Wik Mungkan. The page also has links to over 90 linguistic and other language-related articles.
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Source: Christine Kilham, Mabel Pamulkan, Jennifer Pootchemunka and Topsy Wolmby/AuSIL
Wik-Mungkan is spoken on the western side of Cape York Peninsula.
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Yankunytjatjara [kdd] see all Yankunytjatjara
Source: NPY Women’s Council’s Ngangkari Program/Central Australia Mental Health Service
This page hosts a downlodable PDF document called Uti Kulintjaku: A compendium of words for talking about mental health. It includes terms in Pitjantjatjara, Yankunytjatjara and Ngaanyatjarra, as well as translations from English into these languages.
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Yanyuwa [jao] see all Yanyuwa
Source: John Bradley and Jean Kirton
Dictionary and cultural resource that includes Yanyuwa-English and English-Yanyuwa dictionary, text, maps, illustrations and bibliography.
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Yolngu [aus-x-yoq] see all Yolngu
Source: ARDS
Navigable hypertext dictionary of Gupapuyŋu, also includes English to Gupapuyŋu finderlist.
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Source: ARDS
Background information and 900-word dictionary of the Dhaŋu languages of Yolŋu matha -- (Wangurri, Gälpu, Golumala). See also the English-Dhaŋu wordlist.
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Source: ARDS/Aboriginal Interpreter Service/North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency
A downloadable PDF containing detalled descriptions and translations of legal terms in plain English and in Yolŋu Matha. A translation of the The Plain English Legal Dictionary into Djambarrpuyŋu, the main Yolŋu dialect spoken in the Arnhem Land townships of Galiwin’ku, Gapuwiyak, Milingimbi and Ramingining.
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Source: ARDS
A dictionary of anatomy (the human body) in Yolŋu Matha and English. Has extensive definitions in Yolŋu Matha; also contains information on polite word choices.
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Source: ARDS
English wordlist for the Dhaŋu Dictionary.
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Source: Beulah Lowe/ARDS
200 page dictionary with 4000 entries, mostly in the Gupapuyŋu dialect of Yolŋu Matha. Includes information on pronunciation and basic grammar.
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Source: Charles Darwin University
Innovative dictionary covering most of the Yolngu languages and providing a variety of search methods, including Fuzzy Search, Filter Find, and English Finderlist. Many of the Yolngu words have audio pronunciation.
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Yuwaalaraay [aus-x-yuq] see all Yuwaalaraay
Source: Yuwaalaraay Language Program/John Giacon
Dictionaries and a range of links and learning materials for Yuwaalaraay and Gamilaraay.
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Source: Myf Turpin/IAD Press
The first comprehensive dictionary of the Kaytetye language, with sentence examples, finderlist, cultural information etc. See also the Jane Simpson’s review.
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Source: David Nash
Links to several online dictionaries.
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