Definition of alcheringa noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

alcheringa

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌæltʃəˈrɪŋɡə//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌæltʃəˈrɪŋɡə//
 
(also Dreamtime)[uncountable]
 
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according to some Australian Aboriginals, the time when the first people were created Word Origin late 19th cent.: from Arrernte aljerre-nge ‘in the Dreamtime’.