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Australian Aboriginal Words

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Aboriginal words and their meanings alpha index

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  • Magool
    Head
  • Makowa
    Whistling Duck
  • Makurra
    Mother
  • Malawari
    Sand-fly
  • Maliwa
    Spiny Ant-eater
  • Malkara
    Shield
  • Mallawa
    Flat country
  • Mallawarra
    Rain
  • Malloga
    Deep waterhole
  • Mallum
    Murray Cod
  • Maloota
    Possum
  • Malparara
    Two friends
  • Maluka
    The boss
  • Malumba
    Rocks
  • Malunna
    Bird's nest
  • Malyala
    Rain
  • Mananga
    Mother and child
  • Mandara
    Mullet
  • Mandool
    Mouth
  • Mandumala
    Track
  • Mandurama
    Water holes
  • Maneroo
    Black Duck
  • Mangoon
    Native Plum
  • Mannara
    Slowly
  • Manooka
    Hill
  • Mao-warang
    Native Pepper
  • Maowera
    Emu
  • Marabunga
    Mangrove
  • Margura
    Spinifex Rat
  • Maraka
    Night
  • Marakari
    To invite
  • Maralinga
    Thunder
  • Marana
    Stars
  • Marangaroo
    Blue flowers
  • Marangorong
    First quarter of the moon
  • Maranock
    Night
  • Marapana
    Animals grazing
  • Marawa
    One
  • Marawalpa
    Native Cherry Tree
  • Marayong
    Emu
  • Mareela
    Mullet
  • Marena
    Father
  • Marimba
    Ring-tailed Possum
  • Marinda
    Scorpion
  • Marloo
    Kangaroo
  • Marombi
    Shield
  • Maroni
    Kangaroo
  • Maroo
    Hand
  • Marook
    Good
  • Maroong
    Pine Tree
  • Maroubra
    Good
  • Marrakilla
    Large Brown Snake
  • Marrawa
    Rabbit
  • Marril
    Redgum Tree
  • Marrinya
    Wallaby
  • Marrongie
    Spear shaft
  • Marronoo
    Pewee
  • Marroo
    Pine Tree
  • Marroree
    Night
  • Marrowah
    Snake Wood
  • Marung
    Cloud
  • Marunga
    Cat-fish
  • Matong
    Great or strong
  • Mattina
    Double pointed club
  • Mayamah
    A stone
  • Meddarong
    Mullet
  • Meelah
    Native well
  • Meena
    Eye
  • Meenaak
    Bandicoot
  • Meerinki
    Day
  • Meero
    Throwing stick
  • Meeroo
    Sleep
  • Meetawarri
    An old woman
  • Menindie
    Egg yoke
  • Menyan
    The moon
  • Merangarra
    Fruiting shrub
  • Mergowie
    Clear water
  • Meriki
    Night bird
  • Merindah
    Beautiful
  • Mering
    Earth
  • Merloo
    Red Kangaroo
  • Meroo
    Junction of two waters
  • Merri
    Stone
  • Merrigul
    Many dogs
  • Merimbula
    Two waterholes
  • Merrinee
    Wallaby
  • Merriwee
    Come here
  • Meruko
    Wattle Tree
  • Mia Mia
    Native shelter
  • Miangan
    A Fly
  • Miaroo
    Rat
  • Milga
    Head
  • Milgamullah
    Knife
  • Milina
    Paper-bark Tree
  • Milkieworrie
    Large Grey Hawk
  • Millamurra
    Many eyes
  • Milleara
    To see at a distance
  • Millewa
    Big water
  • Milluna
    Racing
  • Millungar
    Swirling waters
  • Milparinka
    Watering place
  • Milpera
    Gathering of the people
  • Milthama
    River Mulga
  • Milyali
    Newborn baby
  • Milyaroo
    Dusk
  • Milyera
    Water
  • Mimba
    Flock of Pigeons
  • Minawie
    What else
  • Mindarie
    Ceremony
  • Minemoorong
    Native camp
  • Minkara
    Silver Wattle Tree
  • Minmai
    Giant Lily
  • Minnamurra
    Plenty of fish
  • Minya
    Kangaroo
  • Minyaka
    Tomorrow
  • Minyama
    Many
  • Minyara
    Cool
  • Mirambah
    Ear
  • Mirambeek
    Mine
  • Mirambeena
    Welcome
  • Mirang
    Camp
  • Mirnoo
    Eye
  • Mirrabooka
    Southern Cross
  • Mirram
    Kangaroo
  • Mirramunna
    Cause
  • Mirrawa
    Swamp
  • Mirree
    Kingfish
  • Mirreen
    South
  • Mirri
    Dog
  • Mirrigang
    Dingo playground
  • Mirrigong
    Wild Dogs
  • Mirrilti
    White flowers
  • Mirrnyong
    Midden or ash heap
  • Mirrool
    Pipe clay
  • Mitamit
    Speed
  • Mithindie
    Harmless Spotted Snake
  • Mittagong
    Little mountain
  • Mitta Mitta
    Impassable
  • Mittara
    Cold
  • Mittong
    One
  • Miyerra
    Commence it
  • Modewarra
    Musk Duck
  • Moeyang
    Blackfellow
  • Moilong
    Tide coming in
  • Mongabarra
    Pigeon
  • Monomeeth
    Welcome
  • Monomeith
    Beautiful
  • Moodai
    Possum
  • Moodart
    Paper-bark Tree
  • Mooeh
    Eye
  • Mooerra
    Cold
  • Mooga
    Deep sea
  • Mookapiari
    Sleep
  • Mookurra
    Fish net
  • Moola
    Shady place
  • Moolaa
    Tree Fern
  • Moolah
    Nose
  • Moolana
    No
  • Moolanda
    On the far side
  • Moolangora
    A Parrot
  • Moolaroo
    Plenty
  • Moolawa
    Daylight
  • Moolawarroo
    Camping place
  • Mooldup
    A shady place
  • Moolearoo
    Black Headed Snake
  • Moolga
    Lightning
  • Moolgarda
    Mullet
  • Moolianga
    Through
  • Moolingal
    Whitethroat (bird)
  • Mooloo
    Black
  • Moolpa
    White Crane
  • Mooltunya
    Rain water pool
  • Moolyerra
    Curlew
  • Moona
    Plenty
  • Moonah
    An Island
  • Moonar
    Heat
  • Moonaro
    Father
  • Moonda
    Tiger Shark
  • Moondah
    Beyond
  • Moondak
    To squeeze
  • Moondani
    To embrace
  • Moondara
    Periwinkle
  • Moondoolah
    Throwing stick
  • Moongannah
    Possum
  • Moonip
    Embers
  • Moonya
    A dwelling
  • Moonyah
    A safe house
  • Moonyie
    Mopoke
  • Moora
    A camp
  • Moorabinda
    Sound sleep
  • Moorabool
    Curlew cry
  • Mooragoo
    Dove
  • Moorai
    White Cockatoo
  • Moorakoo
    Rain
  • Mooral
    Plenty
  • Mooralla
    Thunder
  • Moora-moora
    Good spirit
  • Mooranduk
    Head
  • Moorang
    Clouds
  • Mooraroo
    One
  • Moorburnduk
    Caress
  • Moorda
    Blue mountain
  • Moordee
    Knee
  • Moordong
    Knee
  • Mooree
    Black Duck
  • Moorerung
    Rock Kangaroo
  • Moori
    Cockatoo
  • Moorie
    Stone
  • Moorilla
    Pebbly ridge
  • Moorina
    Star
  • Moorine
    Emu
  • Mooriworah
    Tea-tree
  • Moorlardoo
    Old man
  • Moorong
    Bark shelter
  • Moorong
    Bleak or cold
  • Mooroo
    Nose
  • Moorooba
    Good or beautiful
  • Moorooboorai
    Thunder
  • Mooroolbark
    Red clay
  • Mooroomooroo
    Head-dress
  • Mooroon
    Fat
  • Mooroona
    Spear throwing stick
  • Mooroops
    Spirits
  • Mooroowandoo
    Emu tail
  • Moorowie
    Cloudy water
  • Moorelli
    Thirsty
  • Moorta
    Star
  • Moortangi
    Shelter
  • Moorung
    Eye
  • Mootcha
    Native Cotton Bush
  • Mooti
    Possum
  • Mootoo
    Cold
  • Moottaa
    Wood
  • Mooya
    Day
  • Morang
    Acacia
  • Mordee
    Knee
  • Mordialloc
    Small tidal stream
  • Moree
    Spring of water
  • Moriac
    A hill
  • Morialta
    Ever flowing
  • Mornmoot
    Blast of wind
  • Moura
    A camp
  • Mowarra
    Green Grass Snake
  • Mudgee
    Stony
  • Mudgerabah
    Blackwood Tree
  • Mukine
    Fern
  • Mulara
    Boobook Owl
  • Mulawa
    Tree shadows
  • Mulgani
    Baby
  • Mulgowrie
    Place for water
  • Mulgurra
    A carniverous marsupial
  • Mulkarra
    Boomerang
  • Mulkunkoora
    Seed of Mulga tree
  • Mulkirri
    Plenty
  • Mulkunkoora
    Black and green Snake
  • Mulla
    Kangaroo Rat
  • Mullala
    Little brother or sister
  • Mullewa
    Swan
  • Mulloka
    Water Spirit
  • Mullong
    Mouth
  • Mulluna
    Each other
  • Muloora
    Cormorant
  • Mulwala
    Opossum Grass
  • Munana
    Old
  • Mundalya
    Sweet
  • Munda munda
    Long string ornament
  • Mundara
    Thunder
  • Mundark
    Grass-tree
  • Mundawora
    Blackberry
  • Mundoora
    Deep water
  • Mundroo
    Two
  • Mundroola
    Only two
  • Mundula
    Three
  • Mundulah
    Take it
  • Muneera
    Winding river
  • Mungala
    Sand hill
  • Mungarie
    Blue Gum Tree
  • Mungart
    Jam Wood
  • Mungee
    Murray Cod
  • Mungera
    Possum
  • Munginya
    Night
  • Mungorba
    Night
  • Mungurra
    Slaty Gum
  • Munyerring
    Camp near spring
  • Muringo
    Bark canoe
  • Murnpip
    Bronze-wing Pigeon
  • Muroomuroo
    Black Water Hen
  • Murramai
    Quartz crystal
  • Murrawolga
    Sheet of deep water
  • Murrindi
    Five fingers
  • Murringully
    Wombat
  • Murrumbidgee
    Ever flowing
  • Murrumbooee
    Waterfall
  • Muturoo
    Grass Snake
  • Myalla
    Big talk
  • Myamba
    Strong wind
  • Mycumbene
    Here we sit down
  • Myee
    Good to eat
  • Myimbarr
    Black Wattle
  • Myndee
    Sycamore
  • Myndie
    Mythical Snake
  • Mypolonga
    Cliff lookout

 

 


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