D6.1: Kureinji

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AIATSIS Code: 
D6.1
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Kureinji

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Kureinji
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Kureinji
Thesaurus heading language
Kureinji language D6.1
Thesaurus heading (old)
Kureinji language (D6.1) (NSW SI54-11)
Tindale (1974)
Kareingi (valid alternative), Karin, Kerinma, Ka-rinma, Karingma, Grangema, Garnghes, Orangema (misprint), Kinenekinene, Kianigane, Keramin, Kemendok, Pintwa, Jungeegatchere.e
O'Grady et al (1966)
Karin, Kerinma, Karinma, Karingma, Orangema, Keramin, Kemendok, Pintwa
Glottocode
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Other sources
Gurendji [map on the NSW Aboriginal Languages Reserch and Resource Centre web site, http://www.alrrc.nsw.gov.au/default.aspx?nav_id=32, sighted on 18 November 2008]
Synonyms
Keramin
etc
Gureinji
Karin
Kerinma
Karinma
Karingma
Orangema
Kemendok
Pintwa
Gure:ndji
Gurendji
Kureinyi
Kareingi
Ka rinma
Grangema
Garnghes
Kinenekinene
Kianigane
Jungeegatchere
Comment
Language comment
References

Dixon, R. M. W. 2002. Australian languages: their nature and development: Cambridge Language Surveys. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Hercus, Luise Anna. 1993. Paakantyi dictionary. Canberra: the author.
Horgen, Michael. 2004. The languages of the Lower-Murray, Department of Linguistics, Latrobe University: MA. (MS 4456 CD).
Radcliffe-Brown, Alfred R. 1918, 1923. Notes on the social organization of Australian tribes. Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute 48:222-253; 53:424-447.
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.
Walsh, Michael. 1981. Maps of Australia and Tasmania. In Language atlas of the Pacific area Pt 1, eds S. A. Wurm and Shirô Hattori. Canberra: Australian Academy of the Humanities.
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.
Wurm, Stephen. 1994. Australian classification. In Atlas of the world’s languages, eds C. Moseley and R. E. Asher, 114-118. New York: Routledge.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
NSW
Location information
... the lower Murray from the Darling-Murray junction down to the Rugus River and Lake Victoria, and extended northwards on the Darling to Avoca (Hercus 1993:10). ... the country around the junction of the Darling and Murray rivers, apparently extending down the latter as far as Lake Victoria (Radcliffe-Brown 1918:248). From Wentworth on northern bank of Murray River downstream to Chowilla and Ral Ral, So. Aust., on western and the Anabranch of the Darling River to Popilta Lake; on the main Darling River upsteam to Avoca (Tindale 1974).
Maps
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Catalogue
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: 
2
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listLess than 20 pages1
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarA few articles1
Audio-visualNone0
Manuscript Note: 
not available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Michael Horgen
Indigenous organisations: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)LOWER MURRAY AREAL GROUPKeramin (or Kureinji, etc.)Keramin (or Kureinji, etc.)
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganNgarinyeric-YithayithicKeramin
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganNgarinyeric-YithayithicKeramin (Kureinyi)
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganNarrinyericNgultGure:ndji
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganNarrinyericNgultKureinyi
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganNarrinyericNgultKureinji