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alcheringa

[al-chuh-ring-guh] /ˌæl tʃəˈrɪŋ gə/
noun
1.
(often initial capital letter) dreamtime.
Origin of alcheringa
1895-1900
First recorded in 1895-1900, alcheringa is from the Aranda word aljerreŋe
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alcheringa

/ˌæltʃəˈrɪŋɡə/
noun
1.
another name for Dreamtime
Word Origin
from a native Australian language, literally: dream time
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