Djapu (N145) is a Yolngu clan affiliated with Dhuwal N198 language and Dhuwa moiety (Morphy, 1983:4; Schebeck, 2001:16; Amery, 1985:14; Wilkinson 1991:13). See also Marradhanggimirr N146.
For Yolngu languages see Yolngu Matha N230.
Gyoder River in the west to the Gulf of Carpentaria in the east, and from the Wessel Islands in the north to Blue Mud Bay (Morphy 1983:3).
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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).
Morphy, Frances. 1983. Djapu, a Yolngu dialect, In Handbook of Australian languages, vol 3.eds. RMW Dixon and B Blake, 1-188. Canberra: ANU Press.