E52: Yangga

AIATSIS Code: 
E52
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Yangga

tab group

Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Yangga
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Jangga
Thesaurus heading
Yangga language (E52) (Qld SF55-07)
Tindale (1974)
Durroburra (a northern horde), Dorobura.
O'Grady et al (1966)
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Glottocode
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Other sources
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Synonyms
Jangga
Yanga
Durroburra
Dorobura
Comment
Language comment
Yangga is a dialect of Biri language E56, and is located to the west of that dialect in Central Queensland (Terrill, 1998:70 and Breen 2009:224). Other dialects of the Biri language include Yilba E55, Miyan E50, Wirri E57, Gabulbarra E45, Baradha E48, Baranha E53, Yambina E51, Yetimarala E63, Garaynbal E38, Gangulu E40 and the Brown River language (Breen, 2009, see 2009:234).
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
Eastern headwaters of Suttor River; south to Glen Avon; at Yacamunda and Hidden Valley; northern boundary unknown (Tindale 1974:170).
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: 
1
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listLess than 20 pages1
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarNone0
Audio-visualNone0
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
Terrill, Angela. 1998. Biri. Munich: Lincom. Beale, Anthony. 1974. A grammar of the Biri language, ms.
Dictionary: 
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Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Birri-Gubba Wadja Bimbi Aboriginal Corporation
Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)GREATER MARIC GROUPMaric proper subgroupYanggaBiri* (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-NyunganMaricYangga
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganMaricMariYangga
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganMaricMariYangga
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganPama-MaricMariYangga
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganPama-MaricMariJangga