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Main Title: Australian Aboriginal words in English : their origin and meaning / R.M.W. Dixon ... [et. al.]. Book Cover
Author: Dixon, Robert M. W., 1939-
Imprint: Oxford University Press, 2006.
Collation: xiii, 261 p. : map, pbk ; 22 cm.
Subject: First Nations Australians - - Language
English language
First Nations Australians
Edition: 2nd ed.
ISBN: 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.
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 305.801 LAN DIX Available