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Bunya, a corruption of the word common in Bengal generally, is usually applied to the native grain-dealer.
Among the Turribul there was individual property in bunya-bunya trees; these too devolved from father to son34.Kinship Organisations and Group Marriage in Australia|Northcote W. Thomas
One of the most remarkable trees they met with was the bunya-bunya, a species of pine.The Young Berringtons|W.H.G. Kingston
Another species, A. Bidwillii, or the bunya-bunya, afforded food in its nut-like seeds to the aborigines.
That part of the country where these trees most abound is called the Bunya-Bunya country.