gunyah

noun
gun·​yah | \ ˈgənyə \
plural -s

Definition of gunyah

1 Australia : an aboriginal hut
2 Australia : a small hut or crude shelter built for use in the bush the camp consisted of dome-shaped bough gunyahs, roofed with sacks— Francis Ratcliffe

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History and Etymology for gunyah

native name in Australia

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“Gunyah.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gunyah. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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