Jawoyn

/ˈdʒawɔɪn/ (say 'jahwoyn)

noun
1. an Australian Aboriginal people of an area around and to the north of Katherine, NT.
2. the language of this people.
adjective
3. of or relating to this people or their language.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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