Y110: Bulway

AIATSIS code: 
Y110
AIATSIS reference name: 
Bulway

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Name
ABN name
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ABS name
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Horton name
Djabuganjdji (Buluwai)
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Buluwai
Thesaurus heading language
Bulway language Y110
Thesaurus heading (old)
Bulway language (Y110) (Qld SE55-01)
Tindale (1974)
Buluwandji (valid alternative), Bulwandji, Buluwan-dyi, Bulwandyi, Bulway.
O'Grady et al (1966)
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Glottocode
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Other sources
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Synonyms
Djabuganjdji, Buluwai, Irukandjai, Tjapukai, Buluwandji, Buluwandyi, Bulwandji, Bulwandyi, Buluwan dyi
Comment
Comments: 
According to Patz (1991:246), this is a dialect of Djabugay Y106. Documentation on Djabugay Y106 may be relevant.
References: 
  • Patz, Elisabeth. 1991. Djabugay. In Handbook of Australian languages, vol. 4, eds R. M. W. Dixon and B. J. Blake, 244-347. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • 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 / Territory: 
QLD
Location information: 
East of Tolga on crest of Coast Range; north to Kuranda (Tindale 1974).
Maps: 
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Catalogue
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People: 
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Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Year Source Speaker numbers
1975Oates-
1984Senate-
1990Schmidt-
1996Census-
2001Census-
2004NILS-
2005Estimate-
2006Census-
2011Census-
2016Census-

Speaker numbers were measured differently across the censuses and various other sources listed in AUSTLANG. You are encouraged to refer to the sources.

Speaker numbers for ‘NILS 2004’ and ‘2005 estimate’ come from 'Table F.3: Numbers of speakers of Australian Indigenous languages (various surveys)' in 'Appendix F NILS endangerment and absolute number results' in McConvell, Marmion and McNicol 2005, pages 198-230 (PDF, 2.5MB).

Documentation
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Manuscript note: 
not available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)CAIRNS SUBGROUP*BulwayDjabugay Patz (1991) further dialects: Yirrgay, Bulway, Guluy, Njagali
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganYidinyicBulwayDyaabugay [dialects: Dyaabugay, Bulway, Yirgay, Guluy, Nyagali]
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganYidinicBulway
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganYidinicBulway
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)