W16: Damala

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AIATSIS Code: 
W16
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Damala

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Malkana (Damala/Tamala)
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Nanda (Tamala)
Thesaurus heading language
Damala language W16
Thesaurus heading (old)
Damala language (W16) (WA SG49-12)
Tindale (1974)
Jau (['jo] = no), Yau, Eaw (J. Forrest, note in British Museum), Watjandi (['watju] = west), Watchandi, Watchandie, Buluguda (horde and place name), Bulgulu, Tamala (horde and place name), Daguda (horde).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Thaamala [Blevins 2001:2]
Synonyms
Malkana
Damala/Tamala
Buluguda
Daguda
Malgana
Tamala
Nanda
Thaamala
Jau
Yau
Eaw
Watjandi
Watchandi
Watchandie
Bulgulu
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.
Capell, Arthur. 1963. Linguistic survey of Australia. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
Gargett, Andrew. 2011. A salvage grammar of Malgana: the language of Shark Bay, Western Australia. Pacific Linguistics 624. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Oates, William J., and Lynette F. Oates. 1970. A revised linguistic survey of Australia: Australian Aboriginal Studies 33, Linguistic Series 12. Canberra: AIAS.
Oates, Lynette F. 1975. The 1973 supplement to a revised linguistic survey of Australia. Armidale: Armidale Christian Book Centre.
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
Unconfirmed
Location
State
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Location information
Edel Land Peninsula, Tahmahlee Well, WA. (Oates & Oates 1970:58).
Maps
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Catalogue
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People: 
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Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Speaker table
Speaker NILS table
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
0
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listNone0
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarNone0
Audio-visualNone0
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available (Bates-unclear status)
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganPilbara-Nyungar (Southwest)KarduDamala
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganSouthwest (or Nyungic)KarduTamala
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)