E51: Yambina

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AIATSIS Code: 
E51
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Yambina

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Yambina
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Jambina
Thesaurus heading language
Yambina language E51
Thesaurus heading (old)
Yambina language (E51) (Qld SF55-11)
Tindale (1974)
Jampa:l, Jampal, Yambeena, ?Narboo Murre, (['mari] = man, ['jamba] = camp), Muthoburra (a horde at Elgin Downs).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Yambeena
Glottocode
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Other sources
Yambeena [Wilson and Murray in Curr 1887]
Synonyms
Jambina
Jampa:l
Jampal
MutholburraNarboo Murre
Yambeena
Narboo Murre
Muthoburra
Comment
Language comment
References

Breen, Gavan. 2009. The Biri dialects and their neighbours. In Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia. 133(2):219-256.
Terrill, Angela. 1998. Biri: Languages of the world 258. M√ľnchen: Lincom Europa.
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
QLD
Location information
The location given by Wilson and Murray 1886 'Peak Downs district, Logan Downs Station' and Tindale's location seem to be referring to the same region (Terrill 1998:77). Logan Creek south of Avon Downs; east to Denham Range and Logan Downs; west to Elgin Downs; at Solferino (Tindale 1974).
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
1
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listLess than 20 pages1
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarNone0
Audio-visualNone0
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available (vocabulary)
Grammar: 
Terrill, Angela. 1998. Biri. Munich: Lincom. Beale, Anthony. 1974. A grammar of the Biri language, ms.
Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)GREATER MARIC GROUPMaric proper subgroupYambinaBiri* (or Biria, Birigaba) Beale (1974) (note that Terrill 1998 is a publication of some of Beale's materials) further dialects: Gangulu, Wirri (or Widi), Yilba, Baradha, Yambina, Yetimarala, Garanjbal, Yangga
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganMaricYambina
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganMaricMariYambina
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganMaricMariYambina
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganPama-MaricMariYambina
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganPama-MaricMariJambina