W9: Wajuk

AIATSIS Code: 
W9
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Wajuk

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Wajuk
Ethnologue name
Nyunga [Whadjuk]
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Whadjuk
Thesaurus heading language
Wajuk language W9
Thesaurus heading (old)
Wajuk language (W9) (WA SI50-02)
Tindale (1974)
Wadjuk, Wadjug, Whajook (['whad] = ['wada] = ['juad] = [i:wat] == no), Witja:ri, Wadjup (name of the flats of the Canning River), Juadjuk, Yooard, Yooadda, Minaln-junga: (Juat term ['minang] = south, ['njunga:] = man), Minnal Yungar, Derbal (a name for general locality of Perth), Karakata (a name for Perth), Caractterup tribe, Karrakatta (bank of Swan River at Perth), Ilakuri wongi (name applied to language).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Whadjuk, Whajook, Yooard, Yooadda, Minalnjunga, Minnal, Yungar, Yungur
Glottocode
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Other sources
Synonyms
Nyungar
Whadjuk
Nyunga
Beelia
Beeloo
Derbal
Ilakuri wongi
Juadjag
Juadjek
Juadjuk
Karakata
Karrakatta
Minal njunga
Minalnjunga
Minnal Yungar
Mooro
Murram
Swan River Tribe
Wadjug
Wadjuk
Wadjup
Whajook
Witja:ri
Witjari
Yooadda
Yooard
Yoongar
Yuard
Yuatjek
Yungar
Yungur
Minnal
Minaln junga:
Caractterup tribe
Comment
Language comment
References

Noongar Boodjar Waangkiny Language Centre. <http://noongarboodjar.com.au/language/noongar-dialects/>, viewed 19 October 2015.
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
Potential Data
Location
State
WA
Location information
Swan River and northern and eastern tributaries inland to beyond Mount Helena; at Kalamunda, Armadale, Victoria Plains, south of Toodyay, and western vicinity of York; at Perth; south along coast to near Pinjarra (Tindale 1974).
Maps
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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: 
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 [Whadjuk]Nyunga [Former Nyungar languages: Tjapanmay, Karlamay, Pipelman (Pipalman), Ngatjumay, Kwetjman, Mirnong, Kaniyang Pindjarup, Whadjuk.]
Dixon (2002)WhadjukNyungar tribal names: Njunga, Wutjari, Koreng, Minang, Pipalman, Wartanti, Pindjarup, Whadjuk, Kaneang, Wilmen, Njaki-Njaki
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganPilbara-Nyungar (Southwest)NjungarWadjug
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganSouthwestNyungaWadjuk
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