G24: Mayi-Kutuna

AIATSIS Code: 
G24
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Mayi-Kutuna

tab group

Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Mayi-Kutuna
Ethnologue name
Mayaguduna
ISO 639-3 code
xmy
Tindale name
Maikudunu
Thesaurus heading
Mayi-Kutuna language (G24) (Qld SE54-14)
Tindale (1974)
Maikudun, Maikudung, Maigudung, Mikoodoono, Maigudina, Mygoodan, Mygoodano, Mayagoondoon, Mika-doon, Mikoolun ([sic] Roth, 1897; probably misprint, but see Maikulan).
O'Grady et al (1966)
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Glottocode
maya1280
Other sources
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Synonyms
Mayaguduna
Maikudunu
Marago
Mayi Yali
Maigudina
Maigudung
Maikudung
Mayagudunu
Maygudan
Mygoodan
Maikudun
Mikoodoono
Mygoodano
Mayagoondoon
Mika doon
Mikoolun
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
Middle Leichhardt River; north to Augustus Downs; south to Mount Cuthbert; western boundary on edge of inland plateau (Tindale 1974).
Maps
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Catalogue
Search MURA the AIATSIS catalogue, for items about this language
Speakers
Speaker table
Speaker NILS table
1-19 years20-39 years40-59 years60+
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NILS endangerment grade
-
Documentation
Document Score: 
6
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word list2?
Text CollectionNone0
Grammar2 (on Ngawun)
Audio-visual1-102
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
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.
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Gavan Breen, Peter Sutton
Indigenous organisations: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganPamanMayabicMayaguduna
Dixon (2002)MAYIC SUBGROUP* Breen (1981b)Mayi-KutunaMayi-Kutuna
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganPamanMayaguduna
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganPamanMayabicMayaguduna
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganMayabic PamaMayaguduna
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)