L40: Maiawali

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AIATSIS Code: 
L40
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Maiawali

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Maiawali
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Maiawali
Thesaurus heading language
Maiawali language L40
Thesaurus heading (old)
Majuli / Maiawali language (L40) (Qld SF54-15)
Tindale (1974)
Maiali, Majawali, Mailly, Myall, Myallee, Myoli, Myall, Miorli, Majuli (error in 1940 edition), Puruga (literally, 'penis people' from their having accepted circumcision).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Majuli, Miorli
Glottocode
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Other sources
Miorli [Dutton, H.S. 1901] Mially [Dutton, J.S. 1906] Myallee (Lamb 1899), Myalli (Lamb 1904), Maiali, Majawali, Mailly, Myall, Myallee, Myoli, Miorli, Majuli, Maiawali [Blake 1979:184] Miorli (Roth), Myallee, Myalli (Both E. Lamb), Mi-or-li (C.W. Mackie), Mially (J.S. Dutton), Majuli (Tindale), Mayuli (O'Grady), Maiyuli (Elkin), Maiawali, Majawali [Blake and Breen 1971:170]
Synonyms
Mayawarli
Majuli
Malintji
Mullinchi
Myorli
Mi
li
Mially
Miouli
Myallee
Myalli
Myoli
Mayawali
Mayuli
Miorli
Maiali
Majawali
Mailly
Myall
Puruga
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.
Blake, Barry & Gavan Breen. 1971. The Pitta-Pitta dialects: Linguistic Communications 4. Melbourne: Monash University.
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
QLD
Location information
At Springvale, the Lakes (presumably the present Diamantina Lakes), Cork and middle Diamantina River (Roth 1897 as quoted in Blake and Breen 1971:12). On the Diamantina River from Davenport Downs and Diamantina lakes north to Old Cork; on Mayne River to Mount Vergemont; west to Springvale; southeast to Farrars Creek; at Connemara and Brighton Downs (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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0000
NILS endangerment grade
0
Documentation
Document Score: 
2
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listLess than 20 pages1
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarNone0
Audio-visualLess than 11
Manuscript Note: 
not 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)MayawarliPitta-Pitta (Pitha-Pitha)* Blake (1979b) further dialects: Ringu-Ringu, Rakaya, Ngulupulu, Karanja, Kunkalanja, Mayawarli
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganKarnicMayawarli
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganKarnicPalkuMayawarli
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganKarnicPalkuMayawarli
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganPittapitticMayuli
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganPittapitticMayuli