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bama Line breaks: bama
Pronunciation: /ˈbamə/
(also pama)

Definition of bama in English:


An Aborigine, especially one from northern Queensland.
Example sentences
  • This entire north and eastern region of Australia, known as Far North Queensland, had been the home of the Kuku Yalanji Aboriginal peoples, or Bama, as the natives call themselves.
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