This database was compiled by:

·         Felicity Meakins

·         Patrick McConvell

·         Erika Charola

·         Norm McNair

·         Helen McNair

·         Lauren Campbell

 

with Gurindji language consultants:

·         Johnny Kijngayari Janama†

·         Blanche Bulngari Nawurla†

·         Marie Japanngali Nangari

·         Ronnie Wavehill Wirrba Jangala

·         Dandy Danbayarri Jukurtayi

·         Violet Wadrill Nanaku

·         Biddy Wavehill Yamawurr Nangala

·         Topsy Dodd Ngarnjal Nangari

·         Sheila Marrbingali Hector Nanagu

·         Kathleen Juduwurr Nangala

 

other Gurindji contributors:

·         Doris Butler Namija

·         Pincher Numiari Janama

·         Horace Walman

·         Bernard Puntiyarri

·         Ida Malyik Nampin

·         Kitty Mintawurr Nanaku

·         Judith Donald Nginyarti Nimarra

·         Connie Ngarrmaya Nangala

·         Teresa Yiboin Nangala

·         Barbara Yalyural Nangala

·         Ena Oscar Majapula Nanaku

·         Sarah Oscar Yanyjingali Nanaku

·         Lorna Bird Nimarra

·         Valerie Tasman Nampijina

·         Dawn Rook Namija

·         Sandra Edwards Nawurla

·         Helen Morris Namija

 

and scientific information from:

·         Glenn Wightman

 

Illustrations from the following sources are used with permission:

·         Milton Andrews, Adi Dunlop, Beth Crase, Valerie Alexander and Monika Osterkamp (LRM)

·         David le May and Multilocus 2004 Ngarinyman CD-ROM (Diwurruwurru-jaru Aboriginal Corporation)

·         Jacqueline Floyd, Annette Lands, Monica Lee, Mystique Dia, Phil Belfrage, Raymond Edney, Susie Rodgers, Carol Tangwei and Robyn Wells. 1996. Kimberley Clipart: Aboriginal Designs and Borders. Catholic Education Office Kimberley Region.

 

Audio excerpts were created by:

·         Jackie Van Den Bos

·         Filip Budina

·         Katja Kahn-Manne

·         Jonathan Schlossberg

 

Funding and support was gratefully received from:

·         Diwurruwurru-jaru Aboriginal Corporation

·         Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)

·         Dokumentation Bedrohten Sprachen (DoBeS)

·         Endangered Languages Documentation Program (ELDP)

·         Indigenous Languages Support (ILS)

·         Australian Research Council

·         Karungkarni Arts and Crafts (Kalkaringi)

·         Kalkaringi CEC

·         Katherine West Health Board

·         Australian Society for Indigenous Languages

 

How to refer to this database

Meakins, Felicity, Patrick McConvell, Erika Charola, Norm McNair, Helen McNair and Lauren Campbell (Compilers). 2013. Gurindji Multimedia Database. Australian Society for Indigenous Languages (AUSIL, Darwin). <www.ausil.org/Lexicons/Gurindji/index.html>

 

This database has also been published as a book:

 

Felicity Meakins, Patrick McConvell, Erika Charola, Norm McNair, Helen McNair and Lauren Campbell (Compilers). 2013. Gurindji to English Dictionary. Batchelor (Aust): Batchelor Press.