A1: Nyaki Nyaki / Njaki Njaki

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AIATSIS Code: 
A1
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Nyaki Nyaki / Njaki Njaki

tab group

Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Nyaki-Nyaki
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Njakinjaki
Thesaurus heading language
Nyaki Nyaki / Njaki Njaki language A1
Thesaurus heading (old)
Nyaki Nyaki language (A1) (WA SI50-04)
Tindale (1974)
Njagi (valid alternative), Njagiman (of Njungar), Kokar (['koka:r] = east), Karkar, Kar Kar, Kikkar, 'Eastward tribe,' Punuatch (a place name Punuatj, now Bun-iche), Punwatch (in MS).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Njakinjaki, Kokar, Karkar, Kikkar
Glottocode
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Other sources
Synonyms
Nyungar
Nyaki Nyaki
Nyagi Nyagi
Eastward tribe
Kaikan
Kar Kar
Karkar
Kikkar
Kilkar
Kokan
Kokar
Njagi
Njagi njagi
Njagiman
Njakinjaki
Nyakinyaki
Punuatch
Punwatch
Njagi Njagi
Comment
Language comment
References

Dixon, R. M. W. 2002. Australian languages: their nature and development: Cambridge Language Surveys. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Douglas, Wilfrid H. 1968. The Aboriginal languages of south-west Australia: speech forms in current use and a technical description of Njungar: Australian Aboriginal Studies 14, Linguistic Series 4. Canberra: AIAS.
Oates, Lynette F. 1975. The 1973 supplement to a revised linguistic survey of Australia. Armidale: Armidale Christian Book Centre.
O’Grady, G. N., C. F. Voegelin and F. M. Voegelin. 1966. Languages of the world: Indo-Pacific fascicle six. Anthropological Linguistics 8(2).
Tindale, Norman B. 1974. Aboriginal tribes of Australia: their terrain, environmental controls, distribution, limits, and proper names. Berkeley: University of California Press/Canberra: Australian National University Press.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
WA
Location information
East of Lake Grace; at Newdegate, Mount Stirling, Bruce Rock, Kellerberrin, and Merredin; west to Jitarning; south to Lake King, and Mount Madden; east to near Lake Hope and Mount Holland (Tindale 1974)
Maps
  • Tindale, Norman. 1974. Tribal boundaries in Aboriginal Australia. Canberra: Division of National Mapping, Department of National Development.
Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
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Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Speaker table
Oates 1973 Senate 1984 Schmidt 1990 Census 1996 Census 2001 NILS 2004 2005 estimate Census 2006
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Speaker NILS table
1-19 years 20-39 years 40-59 years 60+
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
1
Documentation table: 
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list Less than 20 pages 1
Text Collection None 0
Grammar None 0
Audio-visual None 0
Manuscript Note: 
not available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005)          
Dixon (2002)       Njaki-Njaki Nyungar tribal names: Njunga, Wutjari, Koreng, Minang, Pipalman, Wartanti, Pindjarup, Whadjuk, Kaneang, Wilmen, Njaki-Njaki
Wurm (1994)          
Walsh (1981)          
Oates (1975) Pama-Nyungan Pilbara-Nyungar (Southwest) Njungar Njagi-Njagi  
Wurm (1972)          
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966) Pama-Nyungan Southwest Nyunga Nyakinyaki