D19: Nhaawuparlku

AIATSIS code: 
D19
AIATSIS reference name: 
Nhaawuparlku

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Name
ABN name
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ABS name
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Horton name
Barundji (Naualko)
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Naualko
Thesaurus heading language
Nhaawuparlku language D19
Thesaurus heading (old)
Nawalgu language (D19) (NSW SH55-13)
Tindale (1974)
Nawalko (['naua] = ['nawa] = yes), Ngunnhalgu, Ngunnhlgri (misprint), Unelgo, Bungyarlee (of Bonney, 1884), Wampandi (lit. 'I don't understand'), Wampangee, Wompungee, Wombungee.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Ngunnhalgri, Unelgo, Bungyarlee, Milpulko, Mailpurlgu
Glottocode
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Other sources
Nhaawu-parlku [Hercus 1994] Nhaawuparlku, Nhaawarlku [Wafer and Lissarrague [2008:263]
Synonyms
Paakantyi, Naualko, Barundji, Parundji, Bungyarlee, Nawalko, Ngunnhalgu, Ngunnhlgri, Parooige, Unelgo, Wampandi, Wampangee, Wombungee, Wompungee, Nabarlgu, Ngunnhalgri, Milpulko, Mailpurlgu, Nawalgu, Nhaawu parlku
Comment
Comments: 
According to Hercus (1993), this is a dialect of Paakantyi D12. See also Kureinji D6.1; Kurnu D25; Marrawarra D6; Paaruntyi D47; Pantyikali D17; Parrintyi D48; Pulaali D11; Southern; Paakantyi D61; Thangkaali D14; Wanyuparlku D21; Wilyakali D16. Note that Hercus's Paakantyi grammar and dictionary is mainly on Southern Paakantyi.
References: 
  • Hercus, Luise Anna. 1993. Paakantyi dictionary. Canberra: the author.
  • Hercus, Luise Anna. 1994. Paakantyi. In N. Thieberger & W. McGregor (eds), Macquarie Aboriginal words: a dictionary of words from Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages. North Ryde: Macquarie Library.
  • Wafer, Jim, and Amanda Lissarrague. 2008. A handbook of Aboriginal languages of New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory. Nambucca Heads: Muurrbay Aboriginal Language and Culture Co-operative.
  • 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 / Territory: 
NSW
Location information: 
... upstream from Wilcannia (Hercus 1993:6). Dunlop to Murtee on upper Darling River; on lower Paroo River north to Lake Tongo (Tindale 1974).
Maps: 
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Catalogue
Links
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Luise Hercus
Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Year Source Speaker numbers
1975Oates-
1984Senate-
1990Schmidt-
1996Census-
2001Census-
2004NILS-
2005Estimate-
2006Census-
2011Census-
2016Census-

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).

Documentation
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listMedium (100-200 pages)3
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarLarge grammar (more than 200 pages)4
Audio-visualNone0
Manuscript note: 
tape transcription/field note available - unclear status
Grammar: 

Hercus, Luise. 1982 The Bagandji language: Pacific Linguistics B6.7 Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.

Dictionary: 
Hercus, Luise. 1993 Paakantyi dictionary. Canberra: Luise Hercus.
Classification
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)NaualkoBaagandji Hercus (1982) further dialects: Gurnu (Guula), Naualko, Baarrundji, Wiljaali, Dhanggaali, Bulaali, WanjubarIgu, Bandjigali, Barrindji, Marrawarra (Marawara, Maraura)
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganBaagandjiNabarlgu
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganDarlingNawalgu
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganDarlingNaualko (Nawalku)
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganDarlingNaualko