N230: YOLNGU MATHA

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AIATSIS Code: 
N230
AIATSIS Reference name: 
YOLNGU MATHA

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Yolngu
Ethnologue name
Dhangu-Djangu
ISO 639-3 code
dhg
Tindale name
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Thesaurus heading language
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Thesaurus heading (old)
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Tindale (1974)
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O'Grady et al (1966)
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Glottocode
yuul 1239
Other sources
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Synonyms
Murngin
Wulamba
Comment
Language comment
References

Capell, Arthur. 1963. Linguistic survey of Australia. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
Greatorex, John. 2014. Yolngu Matha Dictionary http://yolngudictionary.cdu.edu.au/
Heath, Jeffrey G. 1980. Basic materials in Ritharngu: grammar, texts and dictionary: Pacific Linguistics B-62. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Keen, Ian. 1978. One ceremony, one song: an economy of religious knowledge among the Yolngu of north-east Arnhem Land, Australian National University: PhD. (MS 1298).
Keen, Ian. 1994. Knowledge and Secrecy in Aboriginal Religion. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
Keen, Ian. 1995. Metaphor and the metalanguage : groups in northeast Arnhem Land. American Ethnologist, August 1995; v. 22 no. 3, p. 502-527.
Morphy, Frances. 1983. Djapu, a Yolngu dialect. In Handbook of Australian languages, vol. 3, eds R. M. W. Dixon and B. J. Blake, 1-188, + map p xxiv. Canberra: ANU Press.
Oates, William J., and Lynette F. Oates. 1970. A revised linguistic survey of Australia: Australian Aboriginal Studies 33, Linguistic Series 12. Canberra: AIAS.
Oates, Lynette F. 1975. The 1973 supplement to a revised linguistic survey of Australia. Armidale: Armidale Christian Book Centre.
O’Grady, G. N., C. F. Voegelin and F. M. Voegelin. 1966. Languages of the world: Indo-Pacific fascicle six. Anthropological Linguistics 8(2).
Schebeck, Bernhard. 2001. Dialect and social groupings in northeast Arnheim [i.e. Arnhem] Land vol. 7: LINCOM studies in Australian languages, no. 7. München: Lincom Europa.
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.
Warner, W. Lloyd. 1937. A black civilization: a social study of an Australian tribe. New York: Harper.
Waters, Bruce E. 1989. Djinang and Djinba – a grammatical and historical perspective: Pacific Linguistics C-114. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Wilkinson, Melanie P. 1991. Djambarrpuyngu: a Yolngu variety of Northern Australia, University of Sydney: PhD. (MS 3182).
Wurm, S. A. 1972. Languages of Australia and Tasmania. The Hague: Mouton.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
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Location information
North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory.
Maps
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Catalogue
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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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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
0
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Manuscript Note: 
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Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
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Source Family Group Sub-group Name Language-dialect relationships
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