Y162: Nyagali

AIATSIS code: 
Y162
AIATSIS reference name: 
Nyagali

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Name
ABN name
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ABS name
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Horton name
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Ethnologue name
Dyaabugay [Njakali]
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Tjapukai (Nyakali)
Thesaurus heading language
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Thesaurus heading (old)
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Tindale (1974)
Tjapukandji (valid variant), Tja:pukanja, Tjabogai-tjandji, Tjabogai-tjanji, Tcabogai-tjanji, Toabogai-tjani (typographical error), Tjabogaijanji, Dyabugandyi, Dyabugay, Tapelcay, Tuffelcey (probable misreading of old handwriting), Koko-njunkulu (northern term), Koko-nyungalo, Koko Tjumbundji (Kokojelandji term), Hileman (lapsus calami), Njakali (Buluwai terrn), Nyakali, Barron River dialect (Meston), Binggu (Redlynch horde).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Synonyms
Njagali, Dyaabugay, Tjapukai, Tjapukandji, Tja:pukanja, Tjabogai tjandji, Tjabogai tjanji, Tcabogai tjanji, Toabogai tjani, Tjabogaijanji, Dyabugandyi, Dyabugay, Tapelcay, Tuffelcey, Koko njunkulu, Koko nyungalo, Koko Tjumbundji, Hileman, Njakali, Nyakali, Barron River dialect, Binggu
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.
Status: 
Confirmed
Location
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QLD
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People: 
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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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Classification
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganYidinicDyaabugay [Njakali]Dyaabugay [dialects: Njakali (Nyakali, Nyagali), Dyaabugay, Gulay]
Dixon (2002)CAIRNS SUBGROUP*NjagaliDjabugay Patz (1991) further dialects: Yirrgay, Bulway, Guluy, Njagali
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganYidinyicNyagaliDyaabugay [dialects: Dyaabugay, Bulway, Yirgay, Guluy, Nyagali]
Oates (1975)
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)