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dc.contributor.authorSchultz, Chester-
dc.description.abstractLukar is one of a number of Ngarrindjeri words which have been used by Ngarrindjeri people as place-names on territory which at first contact was Kaurna land. These names have been publicized through the publications of Tindale and Berndt, who obtained them in the 1930s-40s. Lukar is a word in the Ngarrindjeri language meaning ‘tears’. It is primarily a common noun, not a place-name. However, in the 1930s the Ngarrindjeri Elder Albert Karlowan seems to have applied it generically to the spring sites created by Tjirbuki’s tears along the coast from Kingston Park to Port Willunga.en
dc.publisherChester Schultzen
dc.subjectNgarrindjeri languageen
dc.subjectPort Willunga Springsen
dc.subjectAboriginal place-namesen
dc.subjectSouth Australia geographyen
dc.subjectKaurna Warra Pintyandien
dc.titleLukar and Lukien
dc.title.alternativePlace Name Summary (PNS) 4.03.02/06en
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