K19: Guwij

AIATSIS Code: 
K19
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Guwij

tab group

Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
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Ethnologue name
Ngarinyin [Guwidj]
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
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Thesaurus heading language
Guwij language K19
Thesaurus heading (old)
Guwij language (K19) (WA SD52-13)
Tindale (1974)
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Guwidj [Capell 1972]
Synonyms
Guwidj
Orla
Ngarinyin
Guidj
Comment
Language comment
References

Capell, Arthur. 1963. Linguistic survey of Australia. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
Coate, H., and L. Oates. 1970. A grammar of Ngarinjin, Western Australia: Australian Aboriginal Studies 25, Linguistic Series 10. Canberra: AIAS.
McGregor, William. 2004. The Languages of the Kimberley, Western Australia. New York : RoutledgeCurzon.
McGregor, William, and Alan Rumsey. 2009. Worrorran revisited: the case for genetic relations among languages of the Northern Kimberley region of Western Australia: Pacific Linguistics 600. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
WA
Location information
About Mt Barnett began the dialect known as Guwidj, which extends to Gibb River and Gorandji. (Coate & Oates 1970).
Maps
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Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
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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: 
1
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listNone0
Text CollectionLess than 20 pages1
GrammarNone0
Audio-visualNone0
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available (Nekes) - unclear status
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)WororanNgarinyin [Guwidj]Ngarinyin [dialects: Wilawila, Wolyamidi, Guwidj, Wurla (Worla, Worlaja, Wula, Ola, Walar, Wuladja, Wuladjangari)]
Dixon (2002)NORTH KIMBERLEY AREAL GROUPGuwidj (Orla)Ungarinjin Rumsey (1982a) further dialects: Guwidj (Orla), Waladja, Ngarnawu, Andadjin, Munumburru, Wolyamidi, Waladjangarri
Wurm (1994)WororanUngarinjinicGuwidj
Walsh (1981)WororanUngarinjinicGuwidj
Oates (1975)WororanNgarinjinicGuwidj
Wurm (1972)WororanNgarinyinicGuidj
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)WororanUngarinyinicGiuidj
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