L17: Dieri

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AIATSIS Code: 
L17
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Dieri

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Name
ABN Name
Diyari language
ABS Name
Diyari
Horton Name
Dieri
Ethnologue name
Dieri
ISO 639-3 code
dif
Tindale name
Dieri
Thesaurus heading language
Dieri language L17
Thesaurus heading (old)
Diyari / Dieri language (L17) (SA SH54-01)
Tindale (1974)
Diari, Diyeri, Dieyerie, Deerie, Dieyrie, Dayerrie, Dthee-eri, Dickeri (misprint), Kunari (n.n. of Cooper Creek), Koonarie, Wongkadieri (Arabana term), Wonkadieri, Ti:ari (of southern Aranda), Urrominna (southern term for Dieri, Kujani, and Tirari-a general term).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Tirari, Diari, Diyeri, Dieyerie, Deerie, Dieyrie, Dthee-eri
Glottocode
dier1241
Other sources
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Synonyms
Diyari
Tirari
Diari
Diyeri
Dieyerie
Deerie
Dieyrie
Dthee eri
Dayerrie
Dickeri
Kunari
Koonarie
Wongkadieri
Wonkadieri
Ti:ari
Urrominna
Comment
Language comment
References

Austin, Peter. 1981. A grammar of Diyari, South Australia: Cambridge Studies in Linguistics 32. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Breen, Gavan. 1976. Ngamini, and a note on Midhaga. In R.M.W. Dixon (ed.) Grammatical categories in Australian languages, Linguistic Series No. 22, pp. 745-50. Canberra: AIAS. (B D621.81/G1)
Capell, Arthur. 1963. Linguistic survey of Australia. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
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
SA
Location information
... eastern SA - bounded approximately by a line drawn through the present day township of Marree, Mt. Freeling (in the northern Flinders Ranges) and Lakes Blanche, Gregory, Hope, Perigundi, Howitt, Kitta-kittaooloo and Killalpaninna (Austin 1981:2-3). Cooper Creek between Killalapaninna and near Coongie; at Cowarie, Mulka, Lake Howitt, and Lake Hope; south to Lake Gregory and Clayton River and low country north of Mount Freeling (Tindale 1974).
Maps
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Catalogue
Speakers
Speaker table
Speaker NILS table
1-19 years20-39 years40-59 years60+
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NILS endangerment grade
0
Documentation
Document Score: 
9
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listLess than 20 pages1
Text CollectionLess than 20 pages1
GrammarLarge grammar (more than 200 pages)4
Audio-visualMore than 103
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
Austin, Peter. 1981. A grammar of Diyari, South Australia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Dictionary: 
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Programs
Activities: 
Peter Austin is preparing a collection of stories and a bilingual dictionary.
People: 
Peter Austin, Luise Hercus, Johann Reuther, Bernhard Schebeck, David Trefry, Hale & O'Grady, Heidi Kneebone, C.H.M. Schoknecht
Indigenous organisations: 
Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganKarnicKarnaDieriDieri [dialects: Related to Garuwali, Marrula, Midhaga, Yarluyandi, all of which may be extinct.]
Dixon (2002)LAKE EYRE BASIN AREAL GROUPCentral Lake Eyre Basin areal groupDiyariDiyari* Austin (1981a) further dialects: Dhirari, Pilardapa
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganKarnicDiyari
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganKarnicDiyari/KarnaDiyari (Dieri)
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganKarnicKarnaDiyari
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganDiericKarnaDieri
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganDiericKarnaDieri