E55: Yilba

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AIATSIS Code: 
E55
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Yilba

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Name
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Horton Name
Yilba
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Ilba
Thesaurus heading language
Yilba language E55
Thesaurus heading (old)
Yilba language (E55) (Qld SF55-02)
Tindale (1974)
Yukkaburra, Yuckaburra, Munkeeburra, Mootha-burra (horde name), Mungera (horde name), Mungerra, Eneby (said to be language name), Pagulloburra (horde name).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Yukkaburra, Mungerra, Eneby, Pegulloburra
Glottocode
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Other sources
Yuckaburra (Chatfield 1886, Beuzeville 1919) - this is a local group name [Terrill 1998:69] Yilbar-Kappa (Roth 1910:83) [Breen forthcoming paper on Biri]
Synonyms
Ilba
Eneby
Jilba
Moothaburra
Mungera
Mungerra
Munkeeburra
Pagulloburra
Pegulloburra
Yakaburra
Yuckaburra
Yukkaburra
Yuckaburra this is a local group name
Mootha burra
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.
Chatfield, William. 1874. Yuckaburra dialect. Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland Journal, Vol. 3. pp 261-264.
Roth, Walter Edmund. 1910. Social and individual nomenclature, North Queensland Ethnography Bulletin 18. Records of the Australian Museum 8(1):79-106.
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
On Cape River west to Dividing Range; north to about Pentland Hills and Seventy Mile Range; on Campaspe River; east to about Suttor River; south to Lake Buchanan; at Natal Downs (Tindale 1974:168).
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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) - unclear status
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 subgroupYilbaBiri* (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-NyunganMaricYilba
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganMaricMariYilba
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganMaricMariYilba
Wurm (1972)Pama-MaricMariIlba
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganPama-MaricMariIlba