Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun (plural same)Australian
An Aborigine, especially one from central Australia.
- For example, we have Arrernte, Warlpiri, Anangu and other Australian Aboriginal people, over 50 Torres Strait Islanders and many others with English as a second language or from a non-English speaking background.
- The Anangu aboriginal people respect this rock as a mother.
- At the visitor's center at Uluru there is a message from the Anangu, the Aboriginal custodians of the site.
From Western Desert (an Aboriginal language), literally 'person'.
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