gnamma hole

[ nam-uh ]
/ ˈnæm ə /

noun Australian.

a hollow in bare rock, narrow at the opening and wider at the bottom, in which water collects.

Nearby words

  1. gmp,
  2. gmt,
  3. gmta,
  4. gmw,
  5. gn,
  6. gnar,
  7. gnarl,
  8. gnarled,
  9. gnarly,
  10. gnash

Origin of gnamma hole

First recorded in 1900–05, gnamma hole is from the Nyungar word ŋamma

Also called namma hole.

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British Dictionary definitions for gnamma hole

gnamma hole

/ (ˈnæmə) /

noun

a variant spelling of namma hole
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