I’m not kungka, I’m arelhe

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The Pitjantjatjara word for woman, ‘kungka’, has become well known, but Pitjantjatjara is not the language of this place, Arrernte is, and  ‘arelhe’ is the Arrernte word for woman. KIERAN FINNANE reports.