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Blog post from Saturday, 12 September, 2015


Our word of the week is Manen.

According to 'Aboriginal names and their meanings’, 1914, by James J. Baylis Manen means “father”.


It is important to note that these records were written in most cases about Aboriginal languages by non - Aboriginal people. For this reason, the written words may not accurately reflect the ways in which an oral language was spoken and transmitted.