D30: Kullilli

AIATSIS Code: 
D30
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Kullilli

tab group

Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Kullilla
Ethnologue name
Ngura [Kalali]
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Kalali
Thesaurus heading
Galali / Kullilli language (D30) (Qld SH55-01)
Tindale (1974)
Galali, Kullalli, Kullally, Kalili (? typographical error).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Kullali, Kullally
Glottocode
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Other sources
Synonyms
Galali
Ngura
Kullilla
Bitjara
Kalali
Minkabari
Garlali
Kalili
Kullali
Kullalli
Kullally
Comment
Language comment
References

Breen, Gavan. 1971. Aboriginal languages of western Queensland. In Linguistic Communications 5, 1-88. Melbourne: Monash University.
Breen, Gavan. 2007. Reassessing Karnic. Australian Journal of Linguistics 27(2):175-199.
Bowern, Claire. 2001. Karnic classification revisited. In Forty years on: Ken Hale and Australian languages, ed. Jane Simpson, et al., 245-261. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Holmer, Nils Magnus. 1988. Notes on some Queensland languages: Pacific Linguistics D-79. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
McDonald, Maryalyce, and Stephen A. Wurm. 1979. Basic materials in Wangkumara (Galali): grammar, sentences and vocabulary: Pacific Linguistics B-65. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
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.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
QLD
Location information
At Bulloo Downs; north to Orient, west to Grey Range; east to Clyde, south to Bulloo Lake floodplain)and Kalali (Eulo west to Thargomindah and Bulloo River; upstream to Norley; south to Orient, Clyde, and Curra-winya) (Tindale 1974) The location in Bowern (2001) roughly matches the locations of Bitjara in Tindale (1974).
Maps
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Catalogue
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Speakers
Speaker table
Speaker NILS table
1-19 years20-39 years40-59 years60+
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
7
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listLess than 20 pages1
Text CollectionSmall (20-100 pages)2
GrammarSketch grammar (less than 100 pages)2
Audio-visual1-102
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
McDonald, Maryalyce.1979. Basic materials in Wankumara (Galali): grammars, sentences and vocabulary: Pacific Linguistics B65. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Dictionary: 
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Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Claire Bowern, Gavan Breen, Janet Mathews,
Indigenous organisations: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganKarnicNguraNgura [Kalali]Ngura [dialects: Punthamara (Bundhamara), Kalali (Galali, Garlali), Wongkumara (Wangkumara, Wangumarra), Badjiri, Bidjara, Dhiraila, Garandala, Mambangura, Mingbari, Ngurawarla, Yarumarra. Walsh list the dialects as separate languages.]
Dixon (2002)LAKE EYRE BASIN AREAL GROUPSouth-west Queensland groupGalaliGalali
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganKarnicGarlali
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganKarnicNguraGarlali
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganKarnicNguraGarlali
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganDiericNguraKalali
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganDiericNguraKalali