D37: Gunggari

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AIATSIS Code: 
D37
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Gunggari

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Gunggari
Ethnologue name
Kunggari
ISO 639-3 code
kgl
Tindale name
Kunggari
Thesaurus heading language
Gunggari language D37
Thesaurus heading (old)
Kuungkari / Gunggari language (D37) (Qld SG55-15)
Tindale (1974)
Unggari, Kungeri, Kungri, Ungorri, Gungari, Gunggari, Goon-garree, Coongurri, Unggri [sic], Unghi, Congaro, Kogurre, Kogai (language name; note that northern hordes of the Mandandanji also use this term), Ngaragari (Koamu term for language between Bollon and Nebine Creek).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Gungar, Kungeri, Kungri, Ungorri
Glottocode
kung1258
Other sources
Unghi (A.L.P. Cameron, Science of Man Vol. 7, no 2, Mar 22 1904), Unghi, Ungorri (Howitt's Native Tribes of South East Australia, 1904)[Breen, p.c]
Synonyms
Kunggari
Congaro
Coongurri
Goon garee
Goongurri
Gungari
Kogai
Kogurre
Kokaburra
Koongerri
Koonkerri
Koonkurri
Kungeri
Kungri
Kunkari
Kunngkari
Kuungkari
Ngaragari
Tarawalla
Torraburri
Ungerri
Unggari
Unggri
Unghi
Ungorri
Yangeberra
Yangeeberra
Yangeeburra
Yankibura
Yankiburra
Gungar
Comment
Language comment
References

Barlow, Harriott. 1873. Vocabulary of Aboriginal dialects of Queensland. The Journal of Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, vol. 2, pp. 166-175.
Capell, Arthur. 1963. Linguistic survey of Australia. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
Holmer, Nils Magnus. 1983. Linguistic survey of south-eastern Queensland: Pacific Linguistics D-54. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Kite, Suzanne, and Stephen A. Wurm. 2004. The Duungidjawu language of southeast Queensland: grammar, texts and vocabulary: Pacific Linguistics 553. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Mathews, Robert Hamilton. 1904. Ethnological notes on the Aboriginal tribes of New South Wales and Victoria. Journal of the Royal Society of NSW 38:203-381. ???
Mathews, Robert Hamilton. 1904. Language, organization and initiation ceremonies of the Kogai tribes, Queensland. Zeitschrift für Ethnologie 36(1):28-38.
Ridley, William. 1875. Kámilarói, and other Australian languages, second edition, revised and enlarged by the author, with comparative tables of words from twenty Australian languages, and songs, traditions, laws and customs of the Australian race. Sydney: Thomas Richards, Government Printer.
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
Potential Data
Location
State
QLD
Location information
Upper Nebine and Mungallala creeks from Bonna Vonna and Ballon north to Morven and Mungallala. Extended eastward and partly absorbed the Mandandanji in early historic times (Tindale 1974). The Coongurri come from the Maranoa or perhaps even the Warrego river (Barlow 1873:174). Roma, Mitchell, Taroom, Surat, Charlevilla and Cunnamulla (Holmer 1983:179).
Maps
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Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Gavan Breen, Margaret Sharpe
Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Speaker table
Oates 1973 Senate 1984 Schmidt 1990 Census 1996 Census 2001 NILS 2004 2005 estimate Census 2006
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Speaker NILS table
4 4 4 4
1-19 years 20-39 years 40-59 years 60+
NILS endangerment grade
0
Documentation
Document Score: 
6
Documentation table: 
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list Less than 20 pages 1
Text Collection Less than 20 pages 1
Grammar A few articles 1
Audio-visual More than 10 3
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005) Pama-Nyungan Maric   Kunggari Kunggari [dialects: Related to Birria, which may be extinct.]
Dixon (2002)   GREATER MARIC GROUP Maric proper subgroup Gunggari Bidjara* Breen (1973, 1981a) further dialects: Gungabula, Marrganj, Gunja, Wadjigu, Gayiri, Dharawala, Wadjalang, Wadjabangayi, Yiningayi, Yanjdjibara, Mandandanjdji, Guwamu, Gunggari, Ganulu, Gabulbara, Wadja, Nguri
Wurm (1994)          
Walsh (1981)          
Oates (1975) Pama-Nyungan Maric Mari Gunggari  
Wurm (1972) Pama-Nyungan Pama-Maric Mari Gunggari  
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966) Pama-Nyungan Pama-Maric Mari Kunggari