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gami

See also: kami

Guugu YimidhirrEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Paman *kami "mother's mother", from Proto-Pama-Maric *kami, from Proto-Pama-Nyungan *kami. See gaminhdharr.

NounEdit

gami

  1. paternal grandfather, maternal grandmother; a parallel grandparent

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Barry Alpher Proto-Pama-Nyungan etyma, in Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method, edited by Claire Bowern and Harold Koch (Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2004)
  • Haviland, John B. 1979. ‘Guugu Yimidhirr Sketch Grammar’. R. M. W. Dixon, B. Blake (eds.) Handbook of Australian Languages, Vol I.

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

gami

  1. rōmaji reading of がみ