L38: Kungkari

AIATSIS Code: 
L38
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Kungkari

tab group

Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Kuungkari
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Kuungkari
Thesaurus heading
Kungkari / Gunggari language (L38) (Qld SG55-01)
Tindale (1974)
Koonkerri, Kunggari, Kungeri, Koongerri, Torra-burri (horde), Yankibura (horde), Yangeeberra, Mokaburra (horde), Tarawalla (name given to eastern dialect).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Koonkerri, Kungeri, Koongerri, Yangeberra, Yankibura
Glottocode
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Other sources
Synonyms
Kuungkari
Gungari
Koongerri
Yangeeberra
Koonkerri
Kungeri
Yangeberra
Yankibura
Guunggari
Gunggari
Kunggari
Torra burri
Mokaburra
Tarawalla
Comment
Language comment
References

Bowern, Claire. 2001. Karnic classification revisited. In Forty years on: Ken Hale and Australian languages, eds Jane Simpson, et al., 245-261. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Breen, Gavan. 1990. Salvage studies of Western Queensland Aboriginal languages: Pacific Linguistics B-105. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Dixon, R.M.W. 2002. Australian languages: their nature and development: Cambridge Language Surveys. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Oates, Lynette F. 1975. The 1973 supplement to a revised linguistic survey of Australia. Armidale: Armidale Christian Book Centre.
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.
Wafer, Jim, and Amanda Lissarrague. 2008. A handbook of Aboriginal languages of New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory. Nambucca Heads: Muurrbay Aboriginal Language and Culture Co-operative.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
QLD
Location information
lower Barcoo and Thomson rivers, as in Tindale (Breen 1990:22). On Thomson and Cooper (Barcoo) rivers west to Jundah; north to Westland and near Longreach; east to Avington, Blackall, and Terrick Terrick; south on the western flank of the Grey Range to Cheviot Range, Powell Creek, and Welford (Tindale 1974).
Maps
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Catalogue
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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: 
6
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listLess than 20 pages1
Text CollectionLess than 20 pages1
GrammarSketch grammar (less than 100 pages)2
Audio-visual1-102
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
Gavan, Breen. 1990. Salvage studies of Western Queensland Aboriginal languages: Pacific Linguistics B105. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Dictionary: 
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Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Gavan Breen
Indigenous organisations: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)GREATER MARIC GROUPKungkari/Pirriya groupKungkariKungkari possible further dialect: Gungadidji
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganMaricGunggari
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganMaricKapuGunggari
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganMaricKapuGuunggari
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganPama-MaricMariKuungkari