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Meaning of "Arnhem Land" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ARNHEM LAND

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ARNHEM LAND

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Arnhem Land is a noun.
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WHAT DOES ARNHEM LAND MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Arnhem Land

Arnhem Land

The Arnhem Land Region is one of the five regions of the Northern Territory of Australia. It is located in the north-eastern corner of the territory and is around 500 km from the territory capital Darwin. The region has an area of 97,000 km2 which also covers the area of Kakadu National Park, and a population of 16,230. In 1623 Dutch East India Company captain William van Colster sailed into the Gulf of Carpentaria and Cape Arnhem is named after his ship, the Arnhem, which itself was named after the city of Arnhem in the Netherlands.

Definition of Arnhem Land in the English dictionary

The definition of Arnhem Land in the dictionary is a region of N Australia in the N Northern Territory, large areas of which are reserved for native Australians.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ARNHEM LAND

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WORDS THAT END LIKE ARNHEM LAND

Byrd Land
Enderby Land
Franz Josef Land
Graham Land
Holy Land
Marie Byrd Land
Palmer Land
Promised Land
Queen Maud Land
Rupert´s Land
the Holy Land
Van Diemen´s Land
Victoria Land
Waste Land
Wilkes Land

Synonyms and antonyms of Arnhem Land in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Arnhem Land» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ARNHEM LAND

Find out the translation of Arnhem Land to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Arnhem Land from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Arnhem Land» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

阿纳姆地
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Arnhem Land
570 millions of speakers

English

Arnhem Land
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Arnhem भूमि
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

ارنهيم لاند
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Арнемленд
278 millions of speakers

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Arnhem Land
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আর্নেম ল্যান্ড
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Terre d´Arnhem
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Arnhem Land
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Arnhem Land
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アーネムランド
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

아넘 랜드 (Arnhem Land)
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Arnhem Land
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Arnhem Land
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அர்னெம் மனை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अरनहेम जमीन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Arnhem Land
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Arnhem Land
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Arnhem Land
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Translator English - Ukrainian

Арнемленд
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Arnhem Land
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Translator English - Greek

Αρνεμ
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Arnhem Land
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Arnhem Land
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Translator English - Norwegian

Arnhem Land
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Arnhem Land

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ARNHEM LAND»

The term «Arnhem Land» is regularly used and occupies the 77.451 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Arnhem Land

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ARNHEM LAND»

Discover the use of Arnhem Land in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Arnhem Land and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land
Donald Thomson.
Donald Thomson, 2005
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Exploring the Legacy of the 1948 Arnhem Land Expedition
An unlikely cocktail of science, diplomacy and popular geography, the Arnhem Land Expedition put the Aboriginal cultures of the vast Arnhem Land reserve on an international stage." -- Publisher's website.
Margo Neale, 2011
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An Intruder's Guide to East Arnhem Land
Andrew McMillan has spent decades visiting Arnhem Land, meeting, talking but mainly listening to people in a place that few outsiders visit. This book offers a unique insight.
Andrew McMillan, 2007
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Watch Off Arnhem Land
Personal reminiscences of Arnhem Land patrol boat captain, 1930s; many general references to Aborigines on Arnhem Land coast; Bathurst Island Monsignor Gsell, body painting (Snake Bay); trade between Aborigines & Japanese pearlers for use ...
Charles Theodore Graham Haultain, 1971
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Djanggawul: An Aboriginal Religious Cult of North-Eastern ...
The Djanggawul religious cult is the focus for this study because it is more important to the Aborigines themselves than other religious cults in the north-eastern region of Arnhem land.
Ronald M. Berndt, 2013
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My Life in the Sea of Cars: A Letter from Arnhem Land
James Murray recounts nine days spent in the remote and beautiful landscapes of the Northern Territory, yet this is much more than a book about bushwalking.
James Andrew Murray, 2009
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Balanda: My Year in Arnhem Land
Summary: Mary Ellen Jordan left her Melbourne city life to spend fourteen months in Maningrida, a coastal community in Arnhem Land.
Mary Ellen Jordan, 2005
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Crossing country: the alchemy of western Arnhem Land art
Published in conjunction with an exhibition at the Art Gallery of NSW this large scale book with 140 colour images including some of the oldest bark paintings in existence as well as sculpture, weaving and works on paper chronicles the ...
Hetti Kemerre Perkins, 2004
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The Aborigines of Arnhem Land
Traces history of Macassan and European impact on Arnhem Land; effect of administrative, commercial and mission activities up to present time; traditional Aboriginal culture and society described and present problems and aspirations ...
Keith Cole, 1979
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Collecting Cultures: Myth, Politics, and Collaboration in ...
When. We. Have. Put. to. Sea. My song is told but this l'll add, when we are gone some will be glad. The mission bell will peal with glee when we have put to sea. —John E. Bray, October 27, 1948 The Arnhem Land Expedition resulted in vast ...
Sally K. May, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ARNHEM LAND»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Arnhem Land is used in the context of the following news items.
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Indigenous tourism: Sand Dune Adventures and RT Tours add fun …
... monsoonal rainforests and idyllic billabongs at the award-winning lodge at Mount Borradaile in Arnhem Land, a 4½-hour 4WD journey from ... «The Australian, Jul 15»
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'Territory panther' photographed
Warddeken Ranger Garreth Pamkal with a massive feral cat caught in central Arnhem Land. Picture: JAKE WEIGL/NT News. While there is no ... «Perth Now, Jul 15»
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Noel Pearson and Prime Minister Tony Abbott in North East Arnhem
Noel Pearson and Prime Minister Tony Abbott in North East Arnhem Land. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen. Analysis: Summit is no place for ego. «Sydney Morning Herald, Jul 15»
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Gurrumul releases 'Jesu' video
Gurrumul's The Gospel Album is a re-imagining of the spiritual songs that came to north-east Arnhem Land via Christian missionaries. «Music News, Jul 15»
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Government renews reservations about race discrimination ban in …
Prime Minister Tony Abbott was asked for his views on the proposal during his trip to Arnhem Land last September. At the time Mr Abbott ... «ABC Online, Jul 15»
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NSW Aboriginal Land Council says it's been 'snubbed' by Prime …
Senior Yolngu leaders, including Mr Yunupingu, delivered a similar message last year when Mr Abbott travelled to Arnhem Land as part of his ... «ABC Online, Jul 15»
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Buffalo meat back on the menu as Indigenous abattoir struggles to …
"We've got about 100 buffalo out here at the station [in Arnhem Land], but they swim across the floodplain in the wet season and it's very hard to ... «ABC Online, Jul 15»
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Coffins helping in latest effort to fix Indigenous work-for-dole programs
"In Arnhem Land we've had four Indigenous young men undertake an asbestos licence … and they got trained to move asbestos from the ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Jul 15»
9
Briggs Shares Powerful Music Video For 'The Children Came Back'
... features traditional instrumentation with the use of clap sticks, a yidaki from North East Arnhem Land, and chants from Tiwi Islands band B2M. «Music Feeds, Jul 15»
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Win tickets to Gurrumul's Gospel Songs Tour
The Gospel Album is a re-imagining of the spiritual songs that came to north-east Arnhem Land via Christian missionaries. Please read the ... «ABC Local, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Arnhem Land [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/arnhem-land>. Jul 2020 ».
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