D18: Wangaaypuwan

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AIATSIS Code: 
D18
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Wangaaypuwan

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Name
ABN Name
-
ABS Name
[Other Australian Indigenous Languages, nec (Ngiyampaa)]
Horton Name
Wongaibon
Ethnologue name
Wangaaybuwan-Ngiyambaa
ISO 639-3 code
wyb
Tindale name
Wongaibon
Thesaurus heading language
Wangaaypuwan language D18
Thesaurus heading (old)
Ngiyampaa / Wangaaybuwan / Wongaibon language (D18) (NSW SI55-02)
Tindale (1974)
['wo?ai] = no, Wongai-bun, Wonghibone, Wonjhi-bon, Wonjibone, Wongi-bone, Wonghibon, Wonghi, Wun-gai, Wuzai (z = substitute for ng symbol by Ridley), Wozai, Wo'yaibun (typographical error), Mudall.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Wongagibun, Wonghibon, Wonghi, Wombungee
Glottocode
wang1291
Other sources
Wongaibon [Mathews 1902]
Synonyms
Wangaaybuwan Ngiyambaa
Wongai bun
Wonghibone
Wonjhi bon
Wonjibone
Wongi bone
Wonghibon
Wonghi
Wun gai
Wuzai
Wozai
Woyaibun
Mudall
Comment
Language comment
References

Donaldson, Tamsin J. 1980. Ngiyambaa, the language of the Wangaaybuwan. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
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
NSW
Location information
... along forty miles (65 km) of the Barwon, from the junction of the Namoi downwards (Donaldson 1980:6) Ngemba: Headwaters of Bogan River; on Tigers Camp and Boggy Cowal creeks. At Narromine, Nyngan, Girilambone, Cobar, and Gilgunnia; south to Trundle, only visiting the Wiradjuri territory on the Lachlan River and Little Billabong Creek during very dry times; at Trida; west to Ivanhoe and near Neckarboo Range (Tindale's Wongaibon) South bank of Barwon and Darling rivers from Brewarrina to Dunlop; on Yanda Creek; south to head of Mulga Creek; on Bogan River (Tindale 1974).
Maps
-
Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
Joining The Dreaming Aboriginal Corporation at Broken Hill is developing language kits with posters, workbooks DVD (2007).
People: 
Tamsin Donaldson, Lesley Wood, Joining The Dreaming Aboriginal Corporation at Broken Hill
Indigenous organisations: 
-
Speakers
Speaker table
Speaker NILS table
1-19 years20-39 years40-59 years60+
3314
NILS endangerment grade
0
Documentation
Document Score: 
14
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listMedium (100-200 pages)3
Text CollectionLarge (more than 200 pages)4
GrammarLarge grammar (more than 200 pages)4
Audio-visualMore than 103
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
Donaldson, Tamsin. 1980. Ngiyambaa : the language of the Wangaaybuwan. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Dictionary: 
Donaldson, Tamsin. 1978. Interim dictionary of Ngiyambaa of the Wangaaybuwan.
Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganWiradhuricWangaaybuwan-NgiyambaaWangaaybuwan-Ngiyambaa [dialects: Wangaaybuwan (Wongaibon, Wombungee, Wongagibun, Wonghibon, Wonghi, Wonjhibon), Ngiyambaa (Giamba, Narran, Noongaburrah, Ngeumba, Ngiamba, Ngiumba, Ngjamba, Ngumbarr), Wayilwan (Waljwan)]
Dixon (2002)CENTRAL NEW SOUTH WALES GROUPCentral inland New South Wales subgroup*Wangaaybuwan NgiyambaaNgiyambaa Donaldson (1980) dialects: Wangaaybuwan Ngiyambaa, Wayilwan (Wailwan) Ngiyambaa
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganWiradhuricWangaaybuwan-Ngiyambaa
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganWiradhuricNgiyambaaWangaaybuwan-Ngiyambaa (Wongaibon) [dialects: Ngiyambaa, Wayilwan]
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganWiradjuricMain WiradjuricWangaybuwan (dialect of Wangaaybuwan-Ngiyambaa)
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganWiradjuricMain WiradjuricWongaibon
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganWiradjuricMainWongaibon