Y132: Agwamin

AIATSIS Code: 
Y132
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Agwamin

tab group

Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Agwamin
Ethnologue name
Wamin
ISO 639-3 code
wmi
Tindale name
Ewamin
Thesaurus heading
Agwamin language (Y132) (Qld SE55-09) Agwamin people (Y132) (Qld SE55-09)
Tindale (1974)
Wimanja (valid alternative), Agwamin, Egwamin, Gwamin, Ak Waumin, Wamin, Wommin, Waumin, Wawmin, Walamin, Wommin, Walming, Wailoolo.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Ak-Waumin, Wamin, Wommin, Waumin, Wawmin, Walamin
Glottocode
wami1239
Other sources
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Synonyms
Wamin
Ewamin
Wakamon
Wakara
Ak Waumin
Wommin
Waumin
Wawmin
Walamin
Wimanja
Egwamin
Gwamin
Walming
Wailoolo
Comment
Language comment
References

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.
Sutton, Peter. 1976. The diversity of initial dropping languages in southern Cape York. In Languages of Cape York, ed. Peter Sutton, 102-123. Canberra: AIAS.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
QLD
Location information
Head of Einasleigh and Copperfield rivers; north to Georgetown, Mount Surprise, and Lancewood; east to Dividing Range; west to headwaters of Percy River; at Oak Park and Forsayth, also on the ranges; at Einasleigh (Tindale 1974).
Maps
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Catalogue
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Speakers
Speaker table
Oates 1973 Senate 1984 Schmidt 1990 Census 1996 Census 2001 NILS 2004 2005 estimate Census 2006
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Speaker NILS table
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1-19 years 20-39 years 40-59 years 60+
NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
0
Documentation table: 
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list None 0
Text Collection None 0
Grammar None 0
Audio-visual None 0
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available (unclear status)
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
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Indigenous organisations: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005) Pama-Nyungan Paman Southern Pama Wamin  
Dixon (2002)   GREATER MARIC GROUP Mbabaram/Agwamin group Agwamin (or Wamin) Agwamin (or Wamin)
Wurm (1994) Pama-Nyungan Paman   Agwamin  
Walsh (1981) Pama-Nyungan Paman Southern Pama Agwamin, Wamin  
Oates (1975) Pama-Nyungan   Southern Pama Agwamin  
Wurm (1972)          
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966) Pama-Nyungan Pama-Maric Mari Agwamin