L23: Yawarrawarrka

AIATSIS code: 
L23
AIATSIS reference name: 
Yawarrawarrka

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Name
ABN name
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ABS name
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Horton name
Yawarawarka
Ethnologue name
Yawarawarga
ISO 639-3 code
yww
Tindale name
Jauraworka
Thesaurus heading language
Yawarrawarrka language L23
Thesaurus heading (old)
Yawarawarka language (L23) (SA SG54-10)
Tindale (1974)
Yauroworka, Yarrawaurka, Yarrawurka, Yauroka, Yauarawaka, Yarroworka, Jaurorka, Yaurorka, Yara-wuarka, Yerawaka, Yowerawoolka, Yowerawarrika.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Yauroworka, Yarrawaurka, Yaurorka, Yaurawakka, Jaurorka, Yerawaka, Yowerawoolka, Yowerawarrika
Glottocode
yawa1258
Other sources
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Synonyms
Yawarawarga, Yawarawarka, Jauraworka, Jawarawarka, Yaurorka, Yowerawoolka, Janweraworga, Jarawurga, Jaurorka, Jawarawarga, Jawarawonga, Jawaraworga, Yalaurawarka, Yarawuarka, Yarrawaurka, Yarrawoorka, Yarrawurka, Yarroworka, Yauarawaka, Yaurawakka, Yauraworga, Yauroka, Yauroworka, Yawarraworga, Yerawaka, Yowerawarrika, Yara wuarka
Comment
Comments: 
This is a dialect of Yandruwandha L18 according to Breen (2004). Documentation on Yandruwandha L18 may be relevant.
References: 
  • Breen, Gavan. 2004. Innamincka Talk: a grammar of the Innamincka dialect of Yandruwandha with notes on other dialects: Pacific Linguistics 558. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Status: 
Confirmed
Location
State / Territory: 
SA
Location information: 
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Maps: 
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Catalogue
Links
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Gavan Breen
Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Year Source Speaker numbers
1975Oates1
1984Senate-
1990Schmidt-
1996Census-
2001Census-
2004NILS-
2005Estimate-
2006Census-
2011Census-
2016Census-

Speaker numbers were measured differently across the censuses and various other sources listed in AUSTLANG. You are encouraged to refer to the sources.

Speaker numbers for ‘NILS 2004’ and ‘2005 estimate’ come from 'Table F.3: Numbers of speakers of Australian Indigenous languages (various surveys)' in 'Appendix F NILS endangerment and absolute number results' in McConvell, Marmion and McNicol 2005, pages 198-230 (PDF, 2.5MB).

Documentation
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
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganKarnicKarnaYawarawargaYawarawarga [dialects: Related to Midhaga, Karuwardi, Marulta]
Dixon (2002)LAKE EYRE BASIN AREAL GROUPCentral Lake Eyre Basin areal groupYawarrawarrka,Yandruwanhdha further dialects: Yawarrawarrka, Nhirrpi, ParlpaMardramardra, Matja
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganKarnicYawarawarga
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganKarnicDiyari/KarnaYawarawarga
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganKarnicKarnaYawarawarga
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganDiericKarnaJauraworka (Jawaraworka)
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganDiericKarnaJauraworka