C5: Antakirinya / Antikarinya

AIATSIS Code: 
C5
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Antakirinya / Antikarinya

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Name
ABN Name
-
ABS Name
Antikarinya
Horton Name
Antakarinja
Ethnologue name
Antakarinya
ISO 639-3 code
ant
Tindale name
Antakirinja
Thesaurus heading
Antakirinya / Antikirinya / Antakarinja language (C5) (SA SG53-14)
Tindale (1974)
Antakarinja, Antakerinya, Antakerrinya, Andagirinja, Andagarinja, Andekerinja (Aranda pronunciation), Andekarinja, Antekarinja, Andigarinya, Andigirinji, Antin-gari, Andigari, Andgari, Andegilliga, Andigarina, Antigari, Andigiri, Anjirigna, Anterrikanya, Antegarinya, Antakerrinya, Antigerinya, Andjirigna, Unterrgerrie (MS), Untergerrie, Aldolinga (i.e., Westerners), Ngonde, Tangara, Yandairunga, Njuntundjara (name applied by Jangkundjara), Walarangunja (horde name in eastern part of Everard Ranges), Walarenunga, Kadjilaranda (horde name north of eastern Everard Ranges), Aluna (language name of the southern hordes who speak like the Kokata).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Andagirinja, Antakerrinya, Andekarinja, Antekarinja, Andrgrinji, Andigarina, Andingiri, Antigerinya, Andjiringna, Unterrgerrie, Tangara, Yandairunga, Mbenderinga, Madutara, Aldolinga, Andekerinja
Glottocode
anta1253
Other sources
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Synonyms
Antikarinya
Antakarinya
Antakarinja
Andagirinja
Aldolinga
Alinjerra
Aluna Aluna
Andagarindja
Andagarinja
Andakirinja
Andayarinja
Andegilliga
Andekarinja
Andekerinja
Andgari
Andigari
Andigarina
Andigarinya
Andigidini
Andigiri
Andigirinji
Andigiriny
Andingari
Andjirigna
Andjiringna
Andongerry
Andrgrinji
Andugarinja
Anjirigna
Antakerinya
Antakerrinya
Antakirinha
Antakirinja
Antegarinya
Antekarinja
Anterrikanya
Antigari
Antigerinya
Antingari
Antingerrie
Gunmarang
Kadjilaranda
Maduntara
Madutara
Maiuladjara
Maiulatara
Manangari
Matjutu
Matuntara
Matutara
Mau
Maung
Mauung
Mbenderinga
Mularatara
Ngonde
Njuntundjara
Southern Loritja
Tangara
Untergerrie
Unterrgerrie
Walarangunja
Walarenunga
Yandairunga
Yanido
Andingiri
Andagarinya
Antin gari
Aluna
Comment
Language comment
References

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.
Brown, Bobby & Petter Naessan. 2012. Irritja – The Past: Antikirinya History from Ingomar Station and Beyond. Southport, Queensland: Keeaira Press.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
SA
Location information
Headwaters of Hamilton, Alberga, Wintinna, and Lora rivers north to Kulgera in central Australia; south to Mount Willoughby, Arckaringa, and the Stuart Range north of Coober Pedy which is in Kokata country Tindale 1974). Antikirinya country lies in the far north west of the state of South Australia, between the closely related Yankunytjatjara language to the west and the Arabana language to the east. It lies north of the Kokatha language. Today, Antikirinya people live particularly around Cooper Pedy and Oodnadatta. <http://www.mobilelanguageteam.com.au/languages/antikirinya>
Maps
  • Tindale, Norman. 1974. Tribal boundaries in Aboriginal Australia. Canberra: Division of National Mapping, Department of National Development.
  • Hercus, Luise. 1994. A grammar of the Arabana-Wangkangurru language, Lake Eyre Basin, South Australia. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Catalogue
Search MURA the AIATSIS catalogue, for items about this language
Speakers
Speaker table
Oates 1973 Senate 1984 Schmidt 1990 Census 1996 Census 2001 NILS 2004 2005 estimate Census 2006
<100 - - - - 200+ 200 6
Speaker NILS table
- - - -
1-19 years 20-39 years 40-59 years 60+
NILS endangerment grade
0
Documentation
Document Score: 
7
Documentation table: 
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list Small (20-100 pages) 2
Text Collection Small (20-100 pages) 2
Grammar None 0
Audio-visual More than 10 3
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
Dictionary: 
University of Adelaide. 1969. Andagarinja/English word list, ms.
Programs
Activities: 
-
People: 
Catherine Ellis, Terry Klokeid, Hale & O'Grady, Luise Hercus
Indigenous organisations: 
-
Classification
Classification table: 
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005) Pama-Nyungan South-West Wati Antakarinya Antakarinya [dialects: Closest to Warnman and Western Desert Language]
Dixon (2002)          
Wurm (1994) Pama-Nyungan South-West   Andagarinya  
Walsh (1981) Pama-Nyungan South-West Wati/Western Desert Andagarinya  
Oates (1975) Pama-Nyungan Western Desert Proper Wati Andagirinja  
Wurm (1972) Pama-Nyungan Southwest (or Nyungic) Western Desert Language Antakirinya  
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966) Pama-Nyungan Southwest Wati Antakirinya