Y47: Wik Paach

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AIATSIS Code: 
Y47
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Wik Paach

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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
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Wikapatja
Thesaurus heading
Abodja language (Y47) (Qld SD54-07)
Thesaurus heading language
Wik Paach language Y47
Tindale (1974)
Wikapatja
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Wik-Paacha [Sutton 1978, Black & Walsh] Paach (Wik Paach) [Sutton 2007 ILC presentation] Wik-Paach [Sutton 1978]
Synonyms
Wikapatja
Abodja
Wik Paacha
Wik-Paach
Comment
Language comment
References

Capell, Arthur. 1963. Linguistic survey of Australia. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
Oates, William J., and Lynette F. Oates. 1970. A revised linguistic survey of Australia: Australian Aboriginal Studies 33, Linguistic Series 12. Canberra: AIAS.
Sutton, Peter. 1978. Wik: Aboriginal society, territory and language at Cape Keerweer, Cape York Peninsula, Australia, University of Queensland: PhD. (MS 1274).
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
Mangrove Islands of Archer River Delta, Q (Abodja Y1, Capell 1963; Oates & Oates 1970:199). A small tribe centered on the mangrove islands of Archer River delta (Tindale 1974).
Maps
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Catalogue
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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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: 
not available
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)          
Dixon (2002)          
Wurm (1994) Pama-Nyungan Paman   Wik-Paach  
Walsh (1981) Pama-Nyungan Paman Middle Pama Wik-Paach  
Oates (1975) Pama-Nyungan   Middle Pama Abodja  
Wurm (1972)          
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)