W4: Kaniyang

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W4
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Kaniyang

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Kaniyang
Ethnologue name
Nyunga [Kaniyang]
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Kaneang
Thesaurus heading language
Kaniyang language W4
Thesaurus heading (old)
Kaniyang language (W4) (WA SI50-11)
Tindale (1974)
Kunjung (as spoken by Koreng), Kunyung, Ka:lbar-anggara (name given them by Wiilman, Ka:la = fire), Jabururu (Minang term, i.e., northerners), Yobberore, 'Uduc-Harvey tribe,' Kaleap (place name), Qualeup, Qua-lup, Quailup, Waal.g
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Synonyms
Nyungar
Kaneang
Nyunga
Ganeang
Jabururru
Kunyung
Ganajang
Harvey
Jaburu
Jabururu
Ka:lbaranggara
Kaleap
Kaniyan
Kunjung
Quailup
Qualeup
Qualup
Uduc
Waal
Yobberore
Ganiyang
Ka:lbar anggara
Uduc Harvey tribe
Qua lup
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Comment
Language comment
References

Bignell, Merle. 1971. First the spring: a history of the shire of Kojonup, Western Australia. Nedlands, WA: University of Western Australia Press. (B B593.82/F2)
Douglas, Wilfrid H. 1968. The Aboriginal languages of south-west Australia: speech forms in current use and a technical description of Njungar: Australian Aboriginal Studies 14, Linguistic Series 4. Canberra: AIAS.
Noongar Boodjar Waangkiny Language Centre. <http://noongarboodjar.com.au/language/noongar-dialects/>, viewed 19 October 2015.
Thomson, C., G. Hall & G. Friend (eds). 1993. Mountains of mystery: a natural history of the Stirling Range. Como, WA: Department of Conservation and Land Management. (B T482.21/M1)
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
On the upper Blackwood River; east to a line joining Katanning, Tambellup, Cranbrook, and Tenterden; at Ko-jonup, Collie, Qualeup, Donnybrook, Greenbushes, Bridgetown; headwaters of Warren and Frankland rivers; south bank of Collie River to Collie; in later days they went west to the coast and as far north as Harvey. (Tindale 1974) (The location in Douglas 1968 is different. WA handbook follows Tindale.) ... the southern boundary...about Tenterden (Bignell 1971:6).
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Speakers
Speaker table
Speaker NILS table
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
1
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listLess than 20 pages1
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarNone0
Audio-visualNone0
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available (Bates)
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganSouth-WestNyungarNyunga [Kaniyang]Nyunga [Former Nyungar languages: Tjapanmay, Karlamay, Pipelman (Pipalman), Ngatjumay, Kwetjman, Mirnong, Kaniyang, Pindjarup, Whadjuk.]
Dixon (2002)KaneangNyungar tribal names: Njunga, Wutjari, Koreng, Minang, Pipalman, Wartanti, Pindjarup, Whadjuk, Kaneang, Wilmen, Njaki-Njaki
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganSouth-WestKaniyang
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganSouth-WestNyungarKaniyang
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganPilbara-Nyungar (Southwest)NjungarGaniyang
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganSouthwest (or Nyungic)NyungarKaniyan
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganSouthwestNyungaKaneang