G7: Ringu Ringu

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AIATSIS Code: 
G7
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Ringu Ringu

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Pitta-Pitta (Ringaringa)
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Ringaringa
Thesaurus heading language
Ringu Ringu language G7
Thesaurus heading (old)
Ringu Ringu language (G7) (Qld SF54-14)
Tindale (1974)
Ringoringo, Ringu-ringu, Ringa-ringaroo (not Rungo Rungo), Yuntauntaya, Njuntauntaya.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Ringoringo, Ringa Ringa, Ringa Oringaroo
Glottocode
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Other sources
Ringoringo, Ringu-Ringu, Ringa-Ringaroo [Blake 1979:184] Ringa-ringa, Ringa-Ringaroo (both Curr), Ringuringu, Ringoringo, Ringa-ringaroo (all Tindale), Ringa Ringa, Ringa Oringaroo (both O'Grady), Ringo-Ringo (Roth), Ringa-Ringah (J.Lett), Ringa-Ringa [Blake and Breen 1971:170]
Synonyms
Pitta Pitta
Ringaringa
Karanja
Kungkalenja
Pitapita
Rakkaia
Njuntauntaya
Oringaroo
Ringa
Ringa Oringaroo
RingaRinga
Ringa Ringa
Ringa ringaroo
Ringoringo
Ringu ringu
Ringuringu
Runga Rungawah
Rungo Rungo
Yuntauntaya
Ringa Ringaroo
Comment
Language comment
References

Blake, Barry. 1979. Pitta-Pitta. In Dixon, R M W & Blake, Barry (eds.). Handbook of Australian languages vol. 1. 182-242. Canberra/ANU Press.
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.
Blake, Barry, and Gavan Breen. 1971. The Pitta-Pitta dialects: Linguistic Communications 4. Melbourne: Monash University.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
QLD
Location information
Marion Downs (Roth 1897 as quoted in Blake and Breen 1971:9). On Hamilton River south of Hamilton and Wa-renda; west to Boulia; on Burke River southwest to Marion Downs; east to near Lucknow (Tindale 1974).
Maps
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Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Barry Blake
Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Speaker table
Speaker NILS table
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
3
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listLess than 20 pages1
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarNone0
Audio-visual1-102
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)LAKE EYRE BASIN AREAL GROUPNorth and west Lake Eyre Basin group Blake and Breen (1971)Ringu-RinguPitta-Pitta (Pitha-Pitha)* Blake (1979b) further dialects: Ringu-Ringu, Rakaya, Ngulupulu, Karanja, Kunkalanja, Mayawarli
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganKarnicRinguringu
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganKarnicPalkuRinguringu
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganKarnicPalkuRinga-Ringa
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganPittapitticRingaringa (Ringuringu)
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganPittapitticRinguringu