T8: Big River Tasmanian

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AIATSIS Code: 
T8
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Big River Tasmanian

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Lairmairrener
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Big River
Thesaurus heading language
Big River Tasmanian language T8
Thesaurus heading (old)
Lairmairrener / Big River people (Tas SK55-05)
Tindale (1974)
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O'Grady et al (1966)
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Glottocode
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Other sources
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Synonyms
Lairmairrener
Big River tribe
Big River
Mid eastern
Comment
Language comment
References

Bowern, Claire. 2012. The riddle of Tasmanian languages. Proceedings of the Royal Society. 279, 4590-4595. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2012.1842
Crowley, Terry, and R. M. W. Dixon. 1981. Tasmanian. In Handbook of Australian languages vol. 2, eds R. M. W. Dixon and B. J. Blake, 395-421 + map p. Canberra: ANU Press.
Crowley, Terry. 1993. Tasmanian Aboriginal language : old and new identities. In Language and Culture in Aboriginal Australia, eds Michael Walsh and Colin Yallop, 51-71. Canberra: Aboriginal Studies Press.
Plomley, Norman J.B. 1976. A word-list of the Tasmanian aboriginal languages. Launceston: The Author in association with Government of Tasmania.
Taylor, John Albert. 2010. Dictionary of Palawa ('Tasmanian Aboriginal') Place Names. MS 4970.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
TAS
Location information
TAS
Maps
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Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
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Indigenous organisations: 
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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
0
Documentation
Document Score: 
1
Documentation table: 
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list Less than 20 pages 1
Text Collection None 0
Grammar None 0
Audio-visual None 0
Manuscript Note: 
not available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005)          
Dixon (2002)          
Wurm (1994) Tasmanian Stock     Tasmanian Languages  
Walsh (1981) Tasmanian Languages     Mid-eastern  
Oates (1975)          
Wurm (1972)          
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)