Y122: Mamu

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AIATSIS Code: 
Y122
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Mamu

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Djirbalngan (Mamu)
Ethnologue name
Dyirbal [Mamu]
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Mamu
Thesaurus heading language
Mamu language Y122
Thesaurus heading (old)
Mamu language (Y122) (Qld SE55-06)
Tindale (1974)
Dulgabara, ? Morruburra.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Synonyms
Dulgubarra Mamu
Dyirbal
Djirbalngan
Djiru
Giramay
Gulngai
Jirrbalngan
Keramai
Malanbara
Ngatjan
Dulgabara
Ma:mu
Ngirma
Njirma
Morruburra
Comment
Language comment
References

Dixon, R. M. W. 1972. The Dyirbal language of north Queensland. London: Cambridge University Press.
Dixon, R. M. W. 1982. Problems in Dyirbal dialectology. In Language form and linguistic variation: papers dedicated to Angus McIntosh, ed. John M. Anderson, 43-73. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.
Dixon, R. M. W. & Koch, Grace. 1996. Dyirbal song poetry. St Lucia: University of Queensland Press.
Dixon, R. M. W. 2002. Australian languages: their nature and development: Cambridge Language Surveys. Cambridge: Cambridge 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: 
Bob Dixon, Norman Tindale
Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Speaker table
Speaker NILS table
1-19 years20-39 years40-59 years60+
1111
NILS endangerment grade
0
Documentation
Document Score: 
11
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listSmall (20-100 pages)2
Text CollectionSmall (20-100 pages)2
GrammarLarge grammar (more than 200 pages)4
Audio-visualMore than 103
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
Dixon, R. M. W. 1972. The Dyirbal language of north Queensland. London: Cambridge University Press.
Dictionary: 
Doolan, John Kevin Raphael. 1964. Mamu vocabulary and grammatical notes gathered by Jack Doolan at Palm Island. Palm Island, QLD, ms.
Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganDyirbalicDyirbal [Mamu]Dyirbal [dialects: Dyiru, Girramay (Keramai), Gulnguy (Gulngay), Mamu, Ngadjan (Ngatjan).]
Dixon (2002)HERBERT RIVER GROUPDulgubarra MamuDyirbal Dixon (1972, 1990a) dialects: Ngadjan, Waribarra Mamu, Dulgubarra Mamu, Jirrbal, Gulngay, Djirru, Girramay, Walmalbarra
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganDyirbalicDulgubarra MamuDyirbal [dialects: Ngadyan, Waribarra Mamu, Dulgubarra Mamu, Dyirribarra Mamu, Dyiru, Gulngay, Girramay, Gambilbarra Dyirrbal, Gambilbarra Dyirrbal, Dyabunbarra Dyirrbal, Walmalbarra]
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganDjirbalicMamu
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganPama-MaricDyirbalicMamu
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganPama-MaricYaraMamu