A85: Kurajarra

AIATSIS code: 
A85
AIATSIS reference name: 
Kurajarra

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Gurajarra [Tonkinson in <ozbib>Sutton 1995$5542</ozbib>] Guradjara [<ozbib>Berndt 1959$481</ozbib>]
Synonyms
Gurajarra
Comment
Comments: 
Mentioned in Berndt (1959). Tonkinson (in Sutton 1995:156) also refers to Kurajarra (A85). See also Western Desert language A80.
References: 
  • Berndt, Ronald. 1959. The concept of the tribe in the Western Desert of Australia. Oceania 30(2):81-107.
  • Oates, Lynette F. 1975. The 1973 supplement to a revised linguistic survey of Australia. Armidale: Armidale Christian Book Centre.
  • Sutton, Peter. 1995. Country: Aboriginal boundaries and land ownership in Australia. Canberra: Aboriginal History Inc.
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Location
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WA
Location information: 
Centred on the McKay ranges and the southwestern headwaters of the Ruddal River, with Warnman to the north-east and Kartujarra to the east in the vicinity of the Canning Stock Route (Tonkinson in Sutton 1995:156).
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Speaker numbers were measured differently across the censuses and various other sources listed in AUSTLANG. You are encouraged to refer to the sources.

Speaker numbers for ‘NILS 2004’ and ‘2005 estimate’ come from 'Table F.3: Numbers of speakers of Australian Indigenous languages (various surveys)' in 'Appendix F NILS endangerment and absolute number results' in McConvell, Marmion and McNicol 2005, pages 198-230 (PDF, 2.5MB).

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Classification
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)
Oates (1975)
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)