Grandpa Pencil
finds some
- K -
Australian Aboriginal Words

and their meanings

 


  • Kaandah
    Whale
  • Kaangal
    Bee
  • Kaanlang
    Snake
  • Kaburra
    Big head
  • Kadala
    Tiger Snake
  • Kaggararra
    East
  • Kahiba
    Active
  • Kaiela
    Murry River
  • Kakaooin
    Possum
  • Kakaputti
    Hair
  • Kakoura
    Yesterday
  • Kakowera
    Tree Fern
  • Kalalta
    Torch
  • Kalana
    Lizzard
  • Kalanagandra
    Camping ground
  • Kalang
    Beautiful
  • Kalara
    Soldier Lizzard
  • Kalari
    Daughter
  • Kalatiri
    Frog
  • Kalbanya
    Mallee Fowl
  • Kalbarrie
    Edible seed
  • Kalbeeba
    Bark
  • Kaleena
    Daughter
  • Kalgal
    Black Boy Tree
  • Kalganyi
    Camping ground
  • Kalgoorlie
    Three parallel tracks
  • Kalgurla
    Wild vine fruit
  • Kalili
    To go away
  • Kalimna
    Beautiful
  • Kalina
    Freeze
  • Kalingili
    Honeysuckle
  • Kalinya
    Good
  • Kallak
    Hot
  • Kallang
    warm
  • Kallara
    Tea-Tree
  • Kalkani
    Recent
  • Kalkari
    To wait
  • Kallalla
    Fish
  • Kallamatta
    Firestick
  • Kallawarra
    Shingle
  • Kallee
    Emu
  • Kalliwarra
    Sea-gull
  • Kallora
    Heat
  • Kalori
    Message stick
  • Kalyara
    Quick
  • Kamarooka
    Wait awhile
  • Kambora
    Sweet
  • Kamekura
    Wait till I return
  • Kameruka
    Wait till I come
  • Kammala
    A fungus
  • Kanalpa
    Today
  • Kanandah
    In the west
  • Kananga
    Two brothers
  • Kanangoora
    Day
  • Kandarra
    Blood
  • Kanding
    Kangaroo Mice
  • Kangaloola
    Kangaroo hunting grounds
  • Kangiara
    A deep hole
  • Kangnarra
    To perspire
  • Kangoo
    Bellbirds
  • Kankama
    Love
  • Kankinya
    Affection
  • Kanmeri
    Mullet
  • Kannella
    To dance
  • Kanuka
    A Gippsland timber
  • Kanyaka
    A stony place
  • Kanyana
    People assembled
  • Kanyinuk
    Kingfisher
  • Kaooroo
    Water Lily
  • Kapala
    Boat
  • Kaperi
    Goanna
  • Karaak
    Dwarf Tree-fern
  • Karagatta
    Umbrella Bush
  • Karak
    Red-tailed Black Cockatoo
  • Karakara
    Near
  • Karalee
    Waterhole near grass
  • Karambi
    A red fruit
  • Karani
    Duck
  • Karaweli
    Boy
  • Karawi
    Big
  • Karawingie
    Emu
  • Karawun
    Leaves for basket work
  • Karbeethon
    Sport or play
  • Kardella
    Possum
  • Kardinia
    Sunrise
  • Karee
    Sun
  • Kareela
    Wind
  • Kareelah
    South wind
  • Karie
    Traveller
  • Karina
    Wife
  • Karinga
    Today
  • Karingal
    Happy camp
  • Kariwarra
    West
  • Karkaloo
    Evening
  • Karkarook
    Sand
  • Karkawarri
    Evening breeze
  • Karla
    Fire
  • Karloo
    Water
  • Karnank
    Low lying place
  • Karobean
    Together
  • Karong
    Sun
  • Karook
    Day
  • Karool
    Stone
  • Karoom
    Native Currant
  • Karoomba
    This day
  • Karpee
    Water
  • Karrabai
    To cut
  • Karragain
    Stone tomahawk
  • Karrah
    Black Cockatoo
  • Karralika
    On a height
  • Karralla
    Yellow
  • Karranga
    Up
  • Karrana
    Frog
  • Karrara
    High grass
  • Karraree
    Day
  • Karrawa
    That will do
  • Karrawirra
    Red Gum forest
  • Kurrawurra
    Eaglehawk
  • Karree
    By and by
  • Karrendi
    A bird's flight
  • Karragunda
    Camping ground
  • Karroon
    Deformed
  • Karroon
    One
  • Karrung
    Leg
  • Karuah
    Native Plum
  • Karuka
    Crow
  • Karunda
    Star
  • Karwin
    Grass Tree
  • Katandra
    Song of birds
  • Katatara
    Green Shell Parrot
  • Kateena
    Daughter
  • Kaunoonka
    Bush Wallaby
  • Kayannee
    Water
  • Kerang
    Cockatoo
  • Kerrawah
    Black Kurrajong
  • Kiaga
    Father
  • Kiah
    Beautiful place
  • Kiama
    Fish caught off rocks
  • Kiandra
    Sharp stones
  • Kiata
    Summer heat
  • Kiewa
    Sweet water
  • Kiewarra
    Dark
  • Kigoora
    Constrictor
  • Kilkie
    Water Hen
  • Killara
    Always there
  • Killawarra
    Turpentine Tree
  • Killuna
    Dancing
  • Killunkilla
    Red-breasted Cockatoo
  • Kilpa
    Cool
  • Kilpalie
    Cold
  • Kilpanie
    Winter
  • Kilpara
    Eaglehawk
  • Kimbriki
    Water weed
  • Kinarra
    Red Wallaby
  • Kinbarro
    Grass Tree
  • Kineyah
    Rice plant
  • Kinka
    Laugh
  • Kinkuna
    Laughing
  • Kiparra
    Ceremony ground
  • Kirrkie
    Whistling Hawk
  • Kirroo
    Cold
  • Koetong
    Frost or cold
  • Kogarah
    Where Rushes grow
  • Kombali
    Rest
  • Konda
    Cabbage Tree Palm
  • Kondil
    Head
  • Konnung
    Fighting stick
  • Koobala
    Sleep
  • Koobalyie
    Possum
  • Kooberi
    Black Duck
  • Kooboora
    Young
  • Koodnapina
    Brown Duck
  • Koogarra
    Swan
  • Koojabiddi
    Corkwood Acacia
  • Kookaburra
    Laughing Jackass
  • Kookongka
    Kite (bird)
  • Kookoora
    Very sweet
  • Koolagoor
    Good or sweet
  • Koolalya
    Feather epaulettes
  • Koolangarra
    Children
  • Koolbaree
    Emu
  • Koolberri
    Three
  • Koolbirra
    Kangaroo
  • Koolchie
    Rat species
  • Koolein
    Man
  • Koolgoo
    Partridge
  • Kooli
    Water-bearing Oak
  • Kooliburra
    Small Lizzard
  • Kooliga
    Kangaroo
  • Koolinda
    Young Goanna
  • Koolkuna
    Place of safety
  • Koolmurra
    Shield
  • Koolparoo
    Three
  • Koolpurrie
    Emu
  • Koolthawa
    Native Carrot
  • Koolya
    Plenty
  • Koolyanga
    Swamp bankside
  • Koomak
    Possum
  • Koomarrie
    Blood
  • Koombahla
    Gum Tree
  • Koombala
    Girl
  • Koombiri
    Brain
  • Koomela
    Bird-like flight
  • Koomiri
    Smoke
  • Koomoorang
    Hill of clouds
  • Koomura
    Egg
  • Koonabulla
    Kangaroo
  • Koonaka
    Fire
  • Koonallee
    Wood Duck
  • Koonalunda
    Sleep
  • Koonappo
    Emu
  • Koonawarra
    Swan
  • Koonda
    Bandicoot
  • Koondarook
    Moon
  • Koonega
    Fire
  • Koongoora
    Elder sister
  • Koongun
    Scorpion
  • Koonjabiddi
    Corkwood Acacia
  • Koonjarra
    Bushy Mulga
  • Koonjeree
    One
  • Koonkool
    Water
  • Koonoogoonang
    To rest
  • Koonora
    Sun or day
  • Koonthooi
    Kelp
  • Koonuk
    Take it
  • Koonwarra
    Oysters
  • Koonya
    Sea Gull
  • Koonyang
    Kangaroo Apple
  • Koora
    Sweet
  • Kooracardie
    Large Brown-yellow Lizzard
  • Kooradalya
    Big weed
  • Kooragai
    Possum
  • Koorakai
    White Gum Tree
  • Koorakunnie
    Possum
  • Koorala
    To walk
  • Kooraloo
    Swan
  • Kooralya
    A Bat
  • Kooralyana
    Star
  • Kooramoo
    Possum
  • Kooramook
    Kangaroo
  • Kooranna
    Thunder
  • Kooranowa
    Camping ground
  • Kooranta
    Very near
  • Kooranya
    Daughter
  • Koorawarri
    Swan
  • Koorabaloo
    Waddy or Nulla
  • Koorbardie
    Magpie
  • Koorbilli
    Kangaroo
  • Koordala
    Bean
  • Kooren
    Neck
  • Koorgardee
    Goanna
  • Koori
    Blackfellow
  • Koorie
    Mussel
  • Kooriekirra
    Rainbow
  • Koorija
    Honeysuckle
  • Koorilga
    Scrub or low bush
  • Koorilla
    South
  • Kooringa
    Creek with Sheoaks
  • Kooringal
    Home near water
  • Kooril
    Rat
  • Koorin
    East wind
  • Koorina
    To fly
  • Koorngang
    Martin or Swift
  • Koorngoo
    Food bag
  • Koorngoon
    Sounding stick
  • Koornoo
    One
  • Kooro
    Eyes
  • Koorong
    Pine Tree
  • Kooronga
    Boomerang
  • Kooronya
    Myself
  • Koorooda
    Blackheart
  • Koorooera
    Kangaroo
  • Koorool
    Possum
  • Koorool
    That will do
  • Kooroola
    Black Duck
  • Kooroorook
    A stick
  • Koorpa
    Flood
  • Koornong
    Creek dry in summer
  • Koorron
    Canoe
  • Koortgang
    Speckled Teal
  • Koorack
    Soil
  • Koorulka
    Ear
  • Kooruna
    Rain
  • Koorungan
    Parrot
  • Kootara
    Two
  • Koothalla
    Eaglehawk
  • Kootie
    Swan
  • Kooya
    Fish
  • Kooyong
    Resting place
  • Kopirrie
    Goanna
  • Kopunya
    Father
  • Korangi
    Kangaroo
  • Korina
    White Cockatoo
  • Korporilyah
    A spring
  • Kooreen
    South
  • Koruni
    Emu
  • Korumburra
    A fly or Blow Fly
  • Kotabi
    Stone
  • Kowara
    Water
  • Kowari
    Far
  • Kowerilla
    Quick
  • Kowinka
    Red Mangrove
  • Kowulka
    Crow
  • Kowung
    Head
  • Krambrook
    A sandy place
  • Krangalang
    Crab
  • Krinyang
    Sand Mullet
  • Kudieworoo
    Red-backed Lizzard
  • Kudrungoo
    White Cockatoo
  • Kulali
    Sky
  • Kulanda
    Salt water
  • Kulara
    Stone tomahawk
  • Kulathirrie
    Frog
  • Kulbilli
    Bed of grass
  • Kulibari
    Turtle
  • Kulija
    Penguin
  • Kulindi
    Round
  • Kulka
    Ears
  • Kulkulook
    Murry River fish net
  • Kulkuna
    Wallaby
  • Kullah
    Koala
  • Kullindi
    Sheoak Tree
  • Kuloomba
    Indigenous Clover
  • Kulunda
    Black and white Rat
  • Kumali
    Sacred
  • Kumalla
    Father
  • Kumbada
    Fern Tree
  • Kumbarning
    Spring to summer
  • Kumboora
    Black Duck
  • Kumbooran
    East
  • Kumiri
    Smoke
  • Kunala
    Hill Kangaroo
  • Kunama
    Snow
  • Kunara
    One
  • Kunari
    Flat country
  • Kunaurra
    Plant seed
  • Kungari
    Black Swan
  • Kungil
    Arms
  • Kuniekoondie
    Crayfish
  • Kunnie
    Jew Lizzard
  • Kunumbirra
    Pelican
  • Kupali
    Younger brother
  • Kupara
    Sheoak scrub
  • Kuparu
    The young one
  • Kurabana
    Quondong Tree
  • Kuralo
    Daytime
  • Kurango
    Sun
  • Kuranna
    Thunder
  • Kuranya
    Rainbow
  • Kurara
    Rain
  • Kureel
    Cold
  • Kurkulli
    Bandicoot
  • Kuriara
    Husband and wife
  • Kurinti
    Distance
  • Kurninga
    Walk
  • Kurrabi
    Creek in a gully
  • Kurramulla
    Small pink sea shell
  • Kurrara
    High camp
  • Kurraree
    High
  • Kurrawa
    Sea
  • Kurrungi
    Black Duck
  • Kutterbul
    Wonderful
  • Kutup
    Small Hawk
  • Kwinana
    A maiden
  • Kwinanal
    She
  • Kyamba
    Forehead band
  • Kyarra
    Hair or fur
  • Kyeema
    Dawn
  • Kyewong
    My home
  • Kyirrie
    The Milky Way
  • Kyoga
    Plain without a forest
  • Kyogle
    Wild Turkey

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