Jukun

/ˈdʒukʊn/ (say 'joohkoon)

noun
1. an Australian Aboriginal people of the area around Broome, WA.
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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