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

  • ngunbal

ReferencesEdit

  • Alpher, Barry. 2004. ‘Proto-Pama-Nyungan etyma’. Claire Bowern, Harold Koch (eds.) Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company.
  • 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
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