N173: Kuninjku

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AIATSIS Code: 
N173
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Kuninjku

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
Kuninjku
Horton Name
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Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
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Thesaurus heading language
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Thesaurus heading (old)
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Tindale (1974)
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Bininj Bulkay (Gundjeihmi term), Kunwinjku-Kunrayek (Kunwinjku term), Kuninjku, Kun-rayek and kayakki (Kuninjku terms), Na-kerlk and Buboyen (Kune terms), (m)an-kerlk, Kuninjku and Kune (Kundedjnjenghmi terms) [Garde 2002]
Synonyms
Guninjku
Bininj Bulkay
Kunwinjku Kunrayek
Kun rayek
kayakki
Na kerlk
Buboyen
an kerlk
Kune
Comment
Language comment
References

Evans, Nicholas. 2003. Bininj Gun-wok: a pan-dialectal grammar of Mayali, Kunwinjku and Kune: Pacific Linguistics 541. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Coleman, Carolyn. 1995. Kuninjku Dictionary. (ASEDA 0639).

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
NT
Location information
Mann and Liverpool Rivers areas, most of whom live on small outstations 20-50km inland in the area between Oenpelli and Maningrida (Evans 2003:18).
Maps
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Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
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Speakers
Speaker table
Oates 1973 Senate 1984 Schmidt 1990 Census 1996 Census 2001 NILS 2004 2005 estimate Census 2006
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Speaker NILS table
1-19 years 20-39 years 40-59 years 60+
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
3
Documentation table: 
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list Medium (100-200 pages) 3
Text Collection None 0
Grammar None 0
Audio-visual None 0
Manuscript Note: 
Grammar: 
Evans, Nicholas. 2003. Bininj Gun-Wok: a pan-dialectal grammar of Mayali, Kunwinjku and Kune: Pacific Linguistics 541, Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Dictionary: 
Coleman, Carolyn. 1995. Kuninjku Dictionary, ASEDA 0639. Garde, Murray. 2006. Kuninjku (Bininj Kun-wok) slash-coded word list, ASEDA 0799.
Classification
Classification table: 
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005)          
Dixon (2002)   ARNHEM LAND GROUP Gunwinjgu-Gunbarlang group Guninjku Gunwinjgu (or Mayali, or Bininj Gun-wok, or Neinggu) Oates (1964), Evans (1991, forthcoming) further dialects include: Guninjku, Gundjeihmi, Kune, Gundedjnjenghmi
Wurm (1994)          
Walsh (1981)          
Oates (1975)          
Wurm (1972)          
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)