2006, 1990, English, Australian languages, Wemba Wemba (D1), Book, Illustrated edition: Australian Aboriginal words in English : their origin and meaning / R.M.W. Dixon ... [et. al.]. Dixon, Robert M. W.

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Australian Aboriginal words in English : their origin and meaning / R.M.W. Dixon, W.S. Ramson, Mandy Thomas
 
Bookmark: https://trove.nla.gov.au/version/24779322
Edition
  • 2nd ed.
Physical Description
  • xiii, 261 p. : map ; 22 cm.
Published
  • South Melbourne, Victoria : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Language
  • English
  • Australian languages
  • Wemba Wemba (D1)

Edition details

Title
  • Australian Aboriginal words in English : their origin and meaning /​ R.M.W. Dixon ... [et. al.].
Author
  • Dixon, Robert M. W.
Edition
  • 2nd ed.
Published
  • South Melbourne, Victoria : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Content Types
  • text still image
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • xiii, 261 p. : map ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Target Audience
  • General
Summary
  • Records the aboriginal contribution to Australian English, and provides the fullest available information about their Aboriginal background and their Australian English history.
Contents
  • 1. An introduction to Australian languages
  • 2. Some important languages
  • 3. The words that were borrowed
  • 4. The words in English
  • 5. Borrowings into Australian languages
  • 6. English words extended.
Notes
  • Previous ed. : 1990.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language
  • English
  • Australian languages
  • Wemba Wemba (D1)
ISBN
  • 0195540735 (pbk.)
  • 9780195540734 (pbk.)
Dewey Number
  • 422.49915
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Armidale Regional Council Libraries. Armidale War Memorial Library. Open to the public 499.15/DIX Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Australian Catholic University. Australian Catholic University Library. Open to the public 990015053640402352; 499.15 DIX; 499.1532 AUS Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
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Federal Court of Australia. Library & Information Services (Principal Registry & New South Wales). Not open to the public (Sirsi) a114404; Held Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
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Hornsby Shire Library & Information Service. Hornsby Shire Library & Information Service. Open to the public R 499.15 Dix Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Inner West Council. Ashfield Municipal Library. Open to the public 422.4991 DIX Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Lake Macquarie City Library. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Macquarie University. Macquarie University Library. Open to the public 9973833710802171; PE3601.Z5 .D58 2006 Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
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Richmond-Tweed Regional Library. Library Headquarters. Open to the public R 499.15 DIXO Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
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Shoalhaven Libraries. Nowra (Central) Library. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
State Library of NSW. Open to the public M 499.1532/ 1 Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Sutherland Shire Libraries. Open to the public 499.15AUS Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
The Hills Shire Council Library Service. Castle Hill Library (main branch). Open to the public /422/DIX Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
University of Newcastle Library. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
University of New England. Dixson Library. Open to the public 9952134602706; 499.15 D621au 2006 Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
University of Wollongong. University of Wollongong Library. Open to the public .b15435854; 422.49915/1 Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Western Riverina Libraries. Griffith City Library. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
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Logan City Council Libraries. Open to the public QLCL317801; Held Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Queensland University of Technology. Kelvin Grove Campus Library. Open to the public 991008293329704001; 422.49915 1 /2 Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Rockhampton Regional Council Libraries. Rockhampton Regional Library. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
State Library of Queensland. Open to the public 997672324702061; HELD - Contact Library for access information Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Toowoomba Regional Council. Toowoomba City Library. Open to the public 195413; 422.49915 DIX; GC 422.49915 DIXO; R 422.49915 DIX; ROB 422.49915 DIXO Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
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Chisholm Institute. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
City of Greater Dandenong Libraries. Dandenong Library. Open to the public 499.15 AUS Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Darebin Libraries. Preston Library. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
East Gippsland Shire Library. Open to the public 422.49915 AUS Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Frankston Library Service. Frankston City Libraries . Open to the public 223429; Held Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Glen Eira Library and Information Service. Carnegie Library. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
La Trobe University. La Trobe University Library. Bendigo Campus, Heyward Library. Open to the public 99128471402146; 422.49915 DIXO Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
La Trobe University. La Trobe University Library. Borchardt Library, Melbourne (Bundoora) Campus. Open to the public 99128471402146; 422.49915 D621au 2006 Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
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Monash University. Monash University Library. Open to the public 99199320601751; 499.1532 D621A 2006; PE; GEN; MA; REF Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Moreland City Libraries. Moreland City Library. Open to the public 51921; 422.49915 Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Mornington Peninsula Library. Mornington Peninsula Library Service. Open to the public 201926; held Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Port Phillip Library Service. St Kilda Library. Open to the public 159043; REF 427.994 AUSTR Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
Prahran Mechanics' Institute Victorian History Library. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
State Library Victoria. Open to the public 1258047; held LD held Book; Illustrated English; Australian languages; Wemba Wemba (D1)
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