||Australian Aboriginal words in English : their origin and meaning / R.M.W. Dixon ... [et. al.].
Dixon, Robert M. W.
||South Melbourne, Vic. : Oxford University Press, 2006.
|| xiii, 261 p. : map, pbk ; 22 cm.
Indigenous Australians - - Language
||0195540735 (pbk.) 9780195540734 (pbk.)
Records the Indigenous contribution to Australian English, and provides the fullest available information about their Indigenous 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.
Includes bibliographical references and index.