Home
Maps
Resources & Downloads
Videos & Brochures
Wangkiny | Glossary
References
Links
About the project
Contact us
Sitemap
Disclaimer
Search This Site
Nyungar Boodjar | CountryKatitjin | StoriesMoort | Family
Nyungar Boodjar | Country

Nyungar BoodjarWhadjuk BoodjarWardan BoodjarA Changing CoastlinePlacenames & Features of Derbal Nara
Clickable Map
Placenames List
Features List

Plant & Animal NamesSix SeasonsAboriginal Heritage SitesTechnologies & TechniquesFirst Contact/Timeline

Plant and Animal Names - Marine Animals and Plants

Coastal AnimalsCoastal PlantsMarine Animals and Plants

Click on the picture or name for more information on each item.

Click on the first sound file in the right hand column of the table hear all of the Nyungar words, one after the other.

Bamba, kon bilya, poinjinon Stingray

bamba bamba (34 KB)

kon bilya kon bilya (34 KB)


Barndee, kuttern, dowen Bream

barnde barnde (34 KB)

Deree Trumpeter

deree deree (34 KB)

Dutark, murdo Whiting

dutark dutark (34 KB)

murdo murdo (34 KB)


Ejarup, yollee ombula, kodger cuttuck, goojeet, yajarrup, dejarrup Snapper

kodger cuttuck kodger cuttuck (34 KB)

goojeet goojeet (34 KB)


Gilbitch Parrotfish

gilbitch gilbitch (34 KB)

Goonga goombar, mamang, booga bidern, bugal-el-ngor Humpback Whale

goonga goombar goonga goombar (63 KB)

mamong mamong (34 KB)

See story about the mamong here.
Kalkarda, ngamiler, merderung (kalda, kalgarda, ngamiler) Mullet

kalkarda kalkarda (34 KB)

merderang merderang (63 KB)


Kardang gurrung, dubitch WA Dhufish

kardang gurrung kardang gurrung (63 KB)

Karreel, webin, djin-da-lo Estuary Cobbler

karreel karreel (34 KB)

Kearla, dwerdagwunnert, dwerda boongurn, dwerdangal, warranung Porpoise / Bottlenose Dolphin

kieler kieler (34 KB)

Konnert Yellowtail scad

konnert konnert (34 KB)

Maajet, moondo, doolum, mariat Shark

majjet majjet (34 KB)


doolum doolum (34 KB)

Man-yin-ee Australian Sea Lion

man-yin-ee man-yin-ee (34 KB)

Nara Western Australian Salmon
Naralung, wurikut Herring

naralung naralung (34 KB)

wurikut wurikut (34 KB)


Ngowil, ngauij, kartun, kojjung-kojjung Groper (Baldchin groper)

ngowil ngowil (34 KB)

Woodurnung goonook Crayfish or Western Rock Lobster

woodurnung goonook woodurnung goonook (63 KB)

Wurlok, ngoorla Seaweed

wurlock wurlock (34 KB)