Definition of wambenger in English:

wambenger

noun

  • another term for phascogale
    • ‘Other wildlife include the koomal (brushtail possum), wambenger (brush-tailed phascogale), quenda (southern brown bandicoot), bush rat, kangaroo, several species of birds of prey and nocturnal birds.’
    • ‘I thought it was a squirrel at first glance, but then wambengers kind of do look similar to squirrels.’
    • ‘Other possible wildlife you may encounter in the area are boobok owls, tawny frogmouths, and wambengers.’

Origin

Perhaps from Nyungar.

Pronunciation:

wambenger

/ˈwɒmbɛŋɡə/