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Mirriway' ga bäruy gana ḏuṯtji'yurruna

Djäwa (1983). Mirriway' ga bäruy gana ḏuṯtji'yurruna. Milingimbi, N.T.: Milingimbi Literature Production Centre.

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Title Mirriway' ga bäruy gana ḏuṯtji'yurruna
Title (translated) [Frill necked lizard and crocodile make fire]
Author(s) Djäwa
Illustrator(s) Nyarraŋ
Editor(s) Matjärra
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Language Gupapuyŋu
Place of Publication Milingimbi, N.T.
Publisher Milingimbi Literature Production Centre
Date Published 1983
Community source Milingimbi
Scan source ANU
Provenance Hard copy from CDU Library
LA Number 11807825
Description (note) Yolŋu Matha CD Library
Type of Resource Text
Category Traditional
Abstract After making fire together, at Gurtha-mayaŋ-waŋana, crocodile tricks the lizard and steals the fire. It will be his totem and will keep him warm and dry.
Keyword(s) lizards
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