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Greetings

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When you meet, how to greet

Rather than "welcome" there are expressions like:

its good to see you wherever you are from 

Warami wellamabami

 

A response would be to name your country:

I am from Parramatta

Ngaya Burramatta-ga

 

You then might ask about the person:

Whats your name?

Ngan ngyinu giyara

 

I am Nambrimbrii  (let the rivers run, let the people be all one color) (sitting male)

Ngaya Nambrimbrii -ma

 

Kinship is important, where does the new comer fit into the society:

We are your relatives 

Ngyina-wa Mudjin-Marlin

 

I am your uncle 

Ngaya ngyinu Guwan

 

I am your aunty  

Ngaya ngyinu Wurrai

 

Then welcome with food:

Lets eat together

Bada-la Bada lalibyila  

 

Lets walk together 

Yera-la_yera_lalibylia