N13: Maranunggu

AIATSIS Code: 
N13
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Maranunggu

tab group

Name
ABN Name
Maranunggu language
ABS Name
-
Horton Name
Maranunggu
Ethnologue name
Maranunggu
ISO 639-3 code
zmr
Tindale name
Marinunggo
Thesaurus heading
Maranunggu language (N13) (NT SD52-08)
Thesaurus heading language
Maranunggu language N13
Tindale (1974)
Marranunga, Maranunggo, Maranunga, Maran-ungo.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
mara1386
Other sources
Maranungku [Tryon 1979] Marranj Warrgat, Warrgat, Marra Warrgat, Merranunggu, Maranunggu, Maranungku, Murununga(?), Marranunga [Top End Handbook] Marranunga [Basedow 1907:2]
Synonyms
Ami
Amijangal
Emmi
Emmiyangal
Manhthi Yangal
Maranjwarrgat
Menhtha
Merranunggu
Maramanunggu
Maranunga
Maranunggo
Maranungo
Maringar
Maringa
Marinunggo
Marranunga
Maranungku
Maran ungo
Comment
Language comment
References

Tryon, D. T. 1970. An introduction to Maranungku (Northern Australia): Pacific Linguistics B-15. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Basedow, Herbert. 1907. Anthropological notes on the western coastal tribes of the Northern Territory of South Australia. Royal Society of South Australia -- Transactions 31:1-62.
Baker, Brett. 1996. New Top End Handbook (FileMaker database) (ASEDA 0626).

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
NT
Location information
around Elizabeth Downs Station (Tryon 1970). Country around Hermit Hill (Basedow 1907:2).
Maps
-
Catalogue
Speakers
Speaker table
Oates 1973 Senate 1984 Schmidt 1990 Census 1996 Census 2001 NILS 2004 2005 estimate Census 2006
10 - - - - - 5 -
Speaker NILS table
- - - -
1-19 years 20-39 years 40-59 years 60+
NILS endangerment grade
-
Documentation
Document Score: 
8
Documentation table: 
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list Less than 20 pages 1
Text Collection Less than 20 pages 1
Grammar Small grammar (100-200 pages) 3
Audio-visual More than 10 3
Manuscript Note: 
not available
Grammar: 
Tryon, Darrell, 1970. An introduction to Maranungku (northern Australia): Pacific Linguistics B15. Canberra: Pacific Linguistic.
Dictionary: 
-
Programs
Activities: 
-
People: 
Darrell Tryon, Ian Green (Marranj Warrgat)
Indigenous organisations: 
-
Classification
Classification table: 
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005) Daly Bringen-Wagaydy Wagaydy Maranunggu  
Dixon (2002)          
Wurm (1994) Daly Bringen-Wagaydy   Maranunggu  
Walsh (1981) Daly Bringen-Wagaydy Wagaydy (Wogaidy) Maranunggu  
Oates (1975) Daly Bringen-Wagadj Wagadj Maranunggu  
Wurm (1972) Daly Brinken-Wagaty Wagaty Maranunggu  
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)