G20: Mayi-Yapi

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AIATSIS Code: 
G20
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Mayi-Yapi

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Mayi-Yapi
Ethnologue name
Maykulan (Mayi-Yapi)
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Maijabi
Thesaurus heading language
Mayi-Yapi language G20
Thesaurus heading (old)
Mayi-Yapi language (G20) (Qld SE54-10)
Tindale (1974)
Majabi, Myabi, Miappi, Maippe, Myappe, Miubbi, Miuibi (misprint).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Maiabi, Myabi, Miappe, Myappe, Miubbi
Glottocode
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Other sources
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Synonyms
Maykulan
Maijabi
Maiabi
Maippe
Majabi
Mayapi
Mayappe
Miappe
Miappi
Miubbi
Miulbi
Myabi
Myappa
Myappe
Mayabi
Miuibi
Comment
Language comment
References

Breen, Gavan. 1981. The Mayi languages of the Queensland Gulf country. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies. (B B832.72/M1)
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 Cloncurry River south to Canobie, north to Donor Hills, at Numbera (Cowan Downs); east to Flinders River and the Lower Saxby; west to upper Dismal Creek and Leichhardt-Alexandra Divide (Tindale 1974).
Maps
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Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Gavan Breen
Indigenous organisations: 
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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: 
4
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word list2 (unclear status)
Text CollectionNone0
Grammar2 (on Ngawun)
Audio-visualNone0
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available (content unclear)
Grammar: 
Gavan, Breen 1981. The Mayi languages of the Queensland gulf country Canberra: AIAS. [mainly on Ngawun]
Dictionary: 
Gavan, Breen 1981. The Mayi languages of the Queensland gulf country Canberra: AIAS.
Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganPamanMayabicMaykulan (Mayi-Yapi)
Dixon (2002)MAYIC SUBGROUP* Breen (1981b)Mayi-YapiNgawun further dialects: Wunumara, Mayi-Thakurti, Mayi-Yapi, Mayi-Kulan
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganPamanMayabi, Mayi-Yapi
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganPamanMayabicMayabi, Mayi-Yapi
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganMayabic PamaMayabi
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganMayapicMayapi
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganMayapic (Wanamaric)Mayapi