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y Burarra Manakay anthology   lyric/song  
Alternative title: Burarra Songs
Issue Details: First known date: 2009... 2009 Burarra Manakay
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'A songbook in the Burarra Language of central coastal Arnhem Land, for use in the Burarra bilingual program at Maningrida Education Centre.' (Source: Front cover verso)


  • Includes songs about Australian animals as well as translations of Christian song such as 'Silent Night', 'Little Baby Jesus', and 'This is The Day' (with English and Burarra language text).

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: Aboriginal Burarra , English
Includes some English song lyrics and some singing instructions in English text.
Link: Web Resource Sighted: 24/09/2014
  • Appears in:
    y Living Archive of Aboriginal Languages Charles Darwin University , Northern Territory : Charles Darwin University , 2014 7544524 2014 website prose Indigenous story

    'The Living Archive of Aboriginal Language is a digital archive of endangered literature in Australian Indigenous languages from around the Northern Territory.' This archive connects to the people and communities where the literature was created, allowing for collaborative research work with Indigenous authorities and communities.

    Clicking on the website's map to enter the archive, opens hundreds of items in 25 languages from all over the Northern Territory. The Website gives comprehensive instructions on the use of the site for Linguists, Communities, teachers, and students and/or researchers. (Source: LAAL Website)

    Northern Territory : Charles Darwin University , 2014
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