E62: Yuru

AIATSIS Code: 
E62
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Yuru

tab group

Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Yuru
Ethnologue name
Nyawaygi [Yuru]
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Juru
Thesaurus heading
Yuru language (E62) (Qld SE55-15)
Tindale (1974)
Euronbba, Malmal (native name of lower course of Burdekin River), Mal Mal, ? Arwur-angkana, South Murri.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Synonyms
Mouths of the Burdekin River
Nyawaygi
Arwur angkana
Euronbba
Juru
Mal Mal
Malmal
South Murri
Arwur angkana
Comment
Language comment
References

‘Mouths of the Burdekin River’ in Curr, 1886, Vol2, pp454-5
Curr, Edward Micklethwaite. 1886-87. The Australian race: its origin, languages, customs, place of landing in Australia, and the routes by which it spread itself over that continent. Melbourne: John Ferres, Government Printer; London: Trübner.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
QLD
Location information
From Bowen north to the Burdekin River at Home Hill; southwest to Bogie Range; at Upstart Bay; south to Mount Pleasant and Mount Abbot (Tindale 1974).
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: 
not available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
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Indigenous organisations: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganDyirbalicNyawaygi [Yuru]Nyawaygi [dialects: Related to Wulguru, Bindal, and Yuru, which may be extinct.]
Dixon (2002)LOWER BURDEKIN GROUPMouths of the Burdekin RiverO'Connor, 'Mouths of the Burdekin River', in Curr (1886, Vol 2 pp 454-5)
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganNyawaygicYuru
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganNyawaygicYuru
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganNjawigicYuru
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganPama-MaricMariYuru
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganPama-MaricMariJuru