N44: Mayali

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AIATSIS Code: 
N44
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Mayali

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
Mayali
Horton Name
Kundjey'mi (Mayali)
Ethnologue name
Gunwinggu (Mayali)
ISO 639-3 code
-
Tindale name
Rembarunga (Maiali)
Thesaurus heading language
Mayali language N44
Thesaurus heading (old)
Mayali / Mayawarli language (N44) (NT SD53-01)
Tindale (1974)
Rembarrnga, Rembaranga, Rembarnga, Rem-branga, 'Ranjbarngo, Rainbarngo, Reinbaranga, Rem-barrna, Maia:li (alternative name), Maieli, Majali, Maiali (collective name in Rembarunga area), Maielli.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Synonyms
Gunwinjgu
Mayali
Bininj Gun wok
Neinggu
Gunwinggu
Kundjeymi
Djeibmi
Gundjeibmi
Maia:li
Maiaili
Maiali
Maiawali
Maieli
Maielli
Mailly
Majali
Majeli
Majuli
Mayaalia
Mayuli
Miorli
Myali
Myall
Myallee
Myoli
Puruga
Rembarunga
Rembarrnga
Rembaranga
Rembarnga
Rem branga
Ranjbarngo
Rainbarngo
Reinbaranga
Rem barrna
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.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
NT
Location information
Barunga to Pine Creek, Manyallaluk Mayali in Jawoyn country (Evans 2003:20).
Maps
-
Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
Diwurrwurru-jaru Aboriginal Corporation made a few materials in 90's and also a few video materials in 2003.
People: 
Judith Bishop, Sarah Cutfield, Ken Hale, Nick Evans, Lamont West, Katherine Regional Aboriginal Language Centre
Speakers
Speaker table
Oates 1973 Senate 1984 Schmidt 1990 Census 1996 Census 2001 NILS 2004 2005 estimate Census 2006
- - - - - - - 173
Speaker NILS table
1-19 years 20-39 years 40-59 years 60+
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NILS endangerment grade
-
Documentation
Document Score: 
13
Documentation table: 
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list Large (more than 200 pages) 4
Text Collection   2 (mostly readers)
Grammar Large grammar (more than 200 pages) 4
Audio-visual More than 10 3
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
Evans, Nicholas. 2003. Bininj Gun-Wok: a pan-dialectal grammar of Mayali, Kunwinjku and Kune: Pacific Linguistics 541. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics
Dictionary: 
Evans, Nicholas. 1991. Mayali Dictionary, ms.
Classification
Classification table: 
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005) Gunwingguan Gunwinggic   Gunwinggu (Mayali)  
Dixon (2002)   ARNHEM LAND GROUP Gunwinjgu-Gunbarlang group Gunwinjgu (or Mayali, or Bininj Gun-wok, or Neinggu) 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) Gunwingguan Gunwinjgic Bininj Maiali  
Wurm (1972)          
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)