S9: Ngarkat

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AIATSIS Code: 
S9
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Ngarkat

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Ngargad
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Ngarkat
Thesaurus heading language
Ngarkat language S9
Thesaurus heading (old)
Ngarkat / Ngargad language (S9) (SA SI54-14)
Tindale (1974)
Ngerget, Ngarkato, Ngeruketi (Maraura term), Arkatko, Merkani (Jaralde and Tangane term, means 'enemy'), Merkanie, Ratarapa (Nganguruku term), Mangkarupi (Jarildekalde term), Boraipar (language name), Baripung (['barip] = man), Boripar, Booripung (MS), Tatiari (regional name for mallee desert), Thatiari (general term used by Tanganekald, sometimes included the Potaruwutj), Duwinbarap (eastern term ['barap] == man), Doenbauraket, Tjakulprap (southeastern term ['parap] = ['barab] = man), Jakalbarap, Jackalbarap, Jacke-gilbrab, Jakel-baluk (Wotjobaluk term), Ngalundji (a name for language), Nalunghee, Wularuki (name for southwestern group), Baine Hill tribe (horde around Lameroo).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Merkani, Merkanie, Mangkarupi, Buripung, Booripung, Boripar, Duwinbarap, Doenbauraket, Tjakulprap, Jakalbarap, Jackalbarap, Jackegilbrab, Jakelbaluk, Ngeruketi, Wragarite
Glottocode
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Other sources
N'Gerget, Ngarket, Ngarkato, Ngarkat, Ngerget, Ngeruketi (according to Tindale a Maraura term), Arakatko tribe (Boraipar language), Darkat, Merkanie or Tatiara blacks, Merkani or Tatiaria blacks ('merkanie' considered by Tindale 1974 to be a Jaralde & Tangane term, meaning 'enemy'), Ratarapa (acc.to Tindale a Nganguruku term), Mangkarupi (acc to Tindale a Jarildekalde term), Boraipar (considered a language name by Tindale 1974), Baripung (barip = man), Boripar, Booripung, Tatiari (regional name for mallee desert), Thatiari (acc.to Tindale a gerneral term used by Tanganekald, which sometimes included the Potaruwutj), Jacke-gilbrab, Jackegilbrab (considered a Ngarkat var. by Tindale 1974, but the western-most group of the Wotjobaluk by Kimber 1969), Ngalundji (a name for language), Nalunghee (language name considered a Ngarkat variant by Tindale 1974), Tatiara tribe spoke the Nalunghee language according to Mathews 1898, Ngargad [Clark 1990:413]
Synonyms
Ngargad
Ngarkut
Arkatko
Baine Hill tribe
Baripung
Beeripung
Beripar
Booripung
Boraipar
Boripar
Buripung
Deenbauraket
Doen baurarket
Doenbauraket
Duwinbarad
Duwinbarap
Duwinbaray
Jackalbarap
Jacke gilbrab
Jackegilbrab
Jakalbarap
Jakel baluk
Jakelbaluk
Mangkarupi
Merkani
Merkanie
Nalunghee
Ngalundji
Ngarkato
Ngerget
Ngerukati
Ngeruketi
Ratarapa
Tatiari
Thatiari
Tjakulprap
Wragarite
Wularuki
Ngargat
NGerget
Ngarket
Arakatko tribe
Darkat
Tatiara blacks
Tatiaria blacks
Tatiara tribe spoke the Nalunghee language according to Mathews 1898
Comment
Language comment
References

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.
Clark, Ian. 1990. Aboriginal languages and clans: an historical atlas of western and central Victoria, 1800-1900: Monash Publications in Geography, 37. Melbourne: Department of Geographical and Environmental Science, Monash University.
Horgen, Michael. 2004. The languages of the Lower-Murray, Department of Linguistics, Latrobe University: MA. (MS 4456 CD).
Blake, Barry. 2003. The Bunganditj (Buwandik) language of the Mount Gambier Region: Pacific Linguistics 549. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.

Status
Potential No Data
Location
State
SA
Location information
Mallee scrub belt east of Murray River; Alawoona south to Pinnaroo, Taunta, Keith, Tintinara, and Coonal-pyn; east to Tatiara and about Murrayville, Vic (Tindale 1974).
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Speakers
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NILS endangerment grade
0
Documentation
Document Score: 
0
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TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listNone0
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarNone0
Audio-visualNone0
Manuscript Note: 
not available
Grammar: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganNgarinyeric-YithayithicNgarkatYuyu [dialects: Ngawait, Erawirung, Ngintait, Ngarkat]
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganKulinicKulinNgargat
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganNarrinyericKorniNgarkat
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganKulinicKulinNgarkat