W12: Amangu

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AIATSIS Code: 
W12
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Amangu

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Amangu
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Amangu
Thesaurus heading language
Amangu language W12
Thesaurus heading (old)
Amangu language (W12) (WA SH50-01)
Tindale (1974)
['amangu] = man, Jing ('ing = 'jing = no), Amangu, Emangu (valid variant with indeterminate initial vowel), Amandyo, Geraldton tribe, Merenji (of Widi tribe), Ying, Champion Bay tribe.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Ying
Glottocode
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Other sources
Amandyo, Nhaaguja, Njaagurdi, Nyaakurti [Blevins 2001:3]
Synonyms
Amandyo
Amangoo
Champion Bay tribe
Ying
Emangu
Geraldton tribe
Jing
Merenji
Naakurdi
Njaagurdi
Nyaakurdi
Nyaakurti
Amangu/Njaagurdi
Nhaaguja
man
Comment
Language comment
References

Blevins, Juliette. 2001. Nhanda: an Aboriginal language of Western Australia: Oceanic Linguistics Special Publications, no. 30. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press.
Brandenstein, Carl G. von. 1967. Interim report, 17th July - 10th October 1967. (PMS 2125)
Douglas, Wilfrid H. 1976. The Aboriginal languages of the south-west of Australia, 2nd edition: Australian Aboriginal Studies, Research and Regional Studies 9. Canberra: AIAS.
Oates, Lynette F. 1975. The 1973 supplement to a revised linguistic survey of Australia. Armidale: Armidale Christian Book Centre.
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
WA
Location information
... from Geraldton (Champion Bay) south to Hill River and inland to Mullwea (Blevins 2001:3). At Champion Bay; from Chapman River and the southern vicinity of Geraldton south to Hill River; inland to near Mullewa, Morawa, and Carnamah. Southeastern boundary not well defined, somewhere north of Moora (Tindale 1974).
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Speakers
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Speaker NILS table
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
5
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listLess than 20 pages1
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarSmall grammar (100-200 pages)3
Audio-visualLess than 11
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available (Bates)
Grammar: 
Blevins, Juliette. 2001. Nhanda: an Aboriginal language of Western Australia. Oceanic Linguistics Special Publications, no. 30 Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press.
Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)MOORE RIVER TO GASCOYNE RIVER GROUPAmanguNhanta Blevins (2001) further dialects: Watchandi, Amangu
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganPilbara-Nyungar (Southwest)KarduAmangu/Njaagurdi
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganSouthwest (or Nyungic)KarduAmangu
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganSouthwestKarduAmangu