S1: Warki

AIATSIS code: 
S1
AIATSIS reference name: 
Warki

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Name
ABN name
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ABS name
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Horton name
Ngarrindjeri (Warki)
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Warki
Thesaurus heading language
Warki language S1
Thesaurus heading (old)
Warki language (S1) (SA SI54-13)
Tindale (1974)
Warkend (valid alternative), Wakend (probably misprint), Koraulun (Jarildekald term applying principally to one clan, the Korowalde), Korowalle, 'Milang dialect.'
O'Grady et al (1966)
Koraulun, Warkend
Glottocode
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Other sources
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Synonyms
Ngarrindjeri, Jarildukald, Meintangk, Pirtulun, Ramindjeri, Tanganukald, Gorawalun, Koraulun, Korowalle, "Milang dialect" Wakend, Warkend, Wargi, Wakend, Milang dialect
Comment
Comments: 
McDonald (2002) lists this as a people name and dialect of Ngarrindjeri. Documentation on Ngarrindjeri S69 may be relevant.
References: 
  • McDonald, Maryalyce. 2002. A study of the phonetics and phonology of Yaraldi and associated dialects. München: Lincom Europa.
  • O'Grady, G. N., C. F. Voegelin and F. M. Voegelin. 1966. Languages of the world: Indo-Pacific fascicle six. Anthropological Linguistics 8(2).
  • 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.
Status: 
Confirmed
Location
State / Territory: 
SA
Location information: 
North and west of Lake Alexandrina from Grote Hill to Currency Creek; also on eastern and western extremities of Hindmarsh Island (Tindale 1974).
Maps: 
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Catalogue
Links
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
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Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Year Source Speaker numbers
1975Oates-
1984Senate-
1990Schmidt-
1996Census-
2001Census-
2004NILS-
2005Estimate-
2006Census-
2011Census-
2016Census-

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).

Documentation
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list None 0
Text Collection None 0
Grammar None 0
Audio-visual Less than 1 1
Manuscript note: 
not available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981) Pama-Nyungan Ngarinyeric-Yithayithic Warki Ngarinyeri (Narrinyeri) [dialects: Warki, Tanganalun, Meinta:ngk, Raminyeri, Portawulun, Yaraldi]
Oates (1975) Pama-Nyungan Narrinyeric Korni Wargi
Wurm (1972) Pama-Nyungan Narrinyeric Korni Warki
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966) Pama-Nyungan Narrinyeric Korni Warki