Y111: Yirrgay

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AIATSIS Code: 
Y111
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Yirrgay

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Djabuganjdji (Irukandjai)
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Irukandji
Thesaurus heading language
Yirrgay language Y111
Thesaurus heading (old)
Yirgay language (Y111) (Qld SE55-02)
Tindale (1974)
Irakanji, Yirkandji, Yirkanji, Yirgay, Yettkie (misreading of Yerrkie), Illagona, Wongulli (place name of their camp, now on the city limit south of Cairns), Dungara (horde name on Lower Barron River), Tingaree, Dungarah, Dingal.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Yirrgay [Patz 1991]
Synonyms
Djabuganjdji
Irukandjai
Buluwai
Tjapukai
Chumchum
Dingal
Dungara
Dungarah
Illagona
Irakanji
Irukandji
Tingaree
Tingeree
Umbay
Walpoll
Wongulli
Yerkanji
Yettkie
Yirgay
Yirkandji
Yirkanji
Yirgandji
Comment
Language comment
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
QLD
Location information
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Maps
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Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
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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: 
not available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)CAIRNS SUBGROUP*YirrgayDjabugay Patz (1991) further dialects: Yirrgay, Bulway, Guluy, Njagali
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganYidinyicYirgayDyaabugay [dialects: Dyaabugay, Bulway, Yirgay, Guluy, Nyagali]
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganYalanjicYirgandji, Yirgay
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganYidinicYirgay?
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)