- ['njʊŋə]noun an Aboriginal language of SW Australia, now extinct.Originthe name in Nyungar, lit. 'man'.
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Nyungar — /ˈnjʊŋa/ (say nyoongah) noun 1. an Aboriginal person from south western Western Australia. Compare Anangu, Koori, Murri, Nunga, Yamatji, Yolngu (def. 1). 2. an Australian Aboriginal language from south western Western Australia, including Perth… … Australian English dictionary
Nyungar — Die Noongar (auch: Nyungar, Nyoongar oder Nyoongah)  sind indigene Australier, die im Südwesten von Western Australia zwischen Geraldton an der Westküste und Esperance an der Südküste leben. Ihr Stammesgebiet reicht von der Jurien Bay im… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Nyungar — 1. noun /ˈnjuːŋɡə/ a) An indigenous people of southwestern Australia b) The common language of an indigenous people of southwestern Australia 2. adjective /ˈnjuːŋɡə/ Pertaining to and/or describing either the language, persons or … Wiktionary
Nyungar — /nyoohng gahr/ n. an Australian Aboriginal language spoken over a large area of southwest Western Australia, including Perth and Albany. * * * … Universalium
Nyungar — /nyoohng gahr/ n. an Australian Aboriginal language spoken over a large area of southwest Western Australia, including Perth and Albany … Useful english dictionary
Noongar — The Noongar (alternate spellings: Nyungar/Nyoongar/Nyoongah/Nyungah/Nyugah), [ [http://www.samuseum.sa.gov.au/tindale/HDMS/tindaletribes/wudjari.htm Norman Barnett Tindale] South Australia Museum. Retrieved 20 September 2006. ] are an indigenous… … Wikipedia
Noongar people — The Noongar (alternative spellings: Nyungar/Nyoongar/Nyoongah/Nyungah/Nyugah/Noonga) are an indigenous Australian people who live in the south west corner of Western Australia from Geraldton on the west coast to Esperance on the south coast.… … Wikipedia
Noongar language — Nyunga Noongar, Kalaamaya Spoken in Western Australia Extinct disputed Language family Pama–Nyungan … Wikipedia
Alas Poor Yagan — is an editorial cartoon, drawn by Dean Alston and published in The West Australian newspaper on 6 September 1997. It consists of a panel of eight drawings of Indigenous Australian activist Ken Colbung speaking to a group of three Indigenous… … Wikipedia
Richard Walley — Dr Richard Walley, OAM, (born 1953) is a Nyoongar man, one of Australia s leading Aboriginal performers, musicians and writers, who has been a tireless worker for the Indigenous cause.Born in 1953 in Meekatharra, 750 km north of Perth, Western… … Wikipedia