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The word for fire in some modern Australian languages:

Tiwi            yikwani
Djinang         junggi
Maung           yungku
Walmajarri      yakun

This is strikingly similar to that in PIE:

PIE     h₁n̥gʷnís

So, what was the form in proto-Australian?

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    Pease add some info to the Australian languages (e.g., which Australian language family they belong to). While Proto-Pama-Nyungan is reconstructed, I am not aware of any Proto-Australian as a whole. Jan 25 at 9:57
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    slightly more strong than jk's comment, I don't believe there is any serious proposal for all Australian aboriginal languages belonging to a single family. Instead the use of the term "Australian" is generally taken to solely be a term of convenience as they appear to constitute a language area with several typological similarities. In this respect, they are similar to the Khoi-San languages, which comprise several families with no known connections
    – Tristan
    Jan 25 at 10:07
  • @Tristan well, rthere is much similarity in numerals as well: preview.redd.it/…
    – Anixx
    Jan 25 at 10:10
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    I see at least two distinct sets there. Regardless, of the Australian languages, most belong to the Pama-Nyungan family mentioned by jk, so there is no surprise in these languages having similar numerals. There are a few other small families, but also several isolates. It's also worth noting that some Australian aboriginal languages appear to have developed their numeral systems relatively recently (presumably from a system more like that of Pirahã), since contact with Europeans, and so similarities between their numerals, and their neighbours', even if unrelated, is to be expected
    – Tristan
    Jan 25 at 10:15
  • @Tristan these numerals do not seem similar to any modern European language though.
    – Anixx
    Jan 25 at 12:01
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Unfortunately, there's no real consensus on any sort of "Proto-Australian" reconstruction. Some linguists like Dixon proposed "Australian" as an actual language family, with a common ancestor, but my impression is that this isn't popular any more: most linguists now consider Australian to be a Sprachbund containing multiple not-necessarily-related families.

So even if there was, at some point, a common ancestor of the Australian languages, there's never been a widely-accepted reconstruction of it.

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