Y56: Wik Ngathanya

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AIATSIS Code: 
Y56
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Wik Ngathanya

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Wik (Wiknatanja)
Ethnologue name
Wik-Ngathana
ISO 639-3 code
wig
Tindale name
Wiknatanja
Thesaurus heading language
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Thesaurus heading (old)
Wik Ngathanya language (Y56) (Qld SD54-11)
Tindale (1974)
Wik-Ngartona, Wik-Natan, Wik-ngatona.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
wikn1245
Other sources
Wiknatanja, Wik-Ngathana [Sutton 1978:39] Ngaduna, Ngadanja [Wik-ngatona Capell 1963:Y101]
Synonyms
Wik Ngathana
Wik
Wiknatanja
Wikatinda
Wik Ompom
Wikampama
Wik Kalkan
Wik Ngathara
Wik Epa
Wikepa
Wik Meanha
Wikmean
Mimungkum
Wik Mungkana
Wiknantjara
Natanya
Ngadanja
Wig Ngadhan
Wikngatan
Wik Natan
Wik Ngartona
Wik ngatona
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. 1995. Wik-Ngathan dictionary. Adelaide: Caitlin Press.
Sutton, Peter. 1978. Wik: Aboriginal society, territory and language at Cape Keerweer, Cape York Peninsula, Australia, University of Queensland: PhD. (MS 1274).

Status
Unconfirmed
Location
State
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Location information
Coast at mouths of Kendall River (Tindale 1974).
Maps
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Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Peter Sutton
Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Speaker table
Speaker NILS table
1-19 years20-39 years40-59 years60+
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NILS endangerment grade
-
Documentation
Document Score: 
8
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listMedium (100-200 pages)3
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarSketch grammar (less than 100 pages)2
Audio-visualMore than 103
Manuscript Note: 
not available
Grammar: 
Sutton, Peter. 1978. Appendix 1: The Wik-Ngathana language. In Sutton Wik: Aboriginal society, territory and language at Cape Keenweer, Cape York Peninsula, University of Queensland: PhD.
Dictionary: 
Sutton, Peter. 1995. Wik-Ngathan dictionary Adelaide. Adelaide, SA: Caitlin Press.
Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganPamanMiddle PamaWik-Ngathana
Dixon (2002)
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganPamanWik-Ngathana
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganPamanMiddle PamaWik-Ngathana
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganMiddle PamaNgadanja
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)