Y61: Flinders Island (retired)

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AIATSIS Code: 
Y61
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Flinders Island (retired)

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Mutumui (Walmbaria)
Ethnologue name
Flinders Island
ISO 639-3 code
fln
Tindale name
Walmbaria
Thesaurus heading language
Flinders Island language Y67
Thesaurus heading (old)
Walmbaria / Gambilmugu language (Y61) (Qld SD55-09)
Tindale (1974)
Walmbar, Yalnga-bar (Yalnga = Cape Melville).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
flin1247
Other sources
Wurima [Sutton 1970]
Synonyms
Oko Wurriima
Flinders Island
Mutumui
Walmbaria
Itu
Ambydher
Kokomiabilo
Mairughan
Manpirlmung wa
Mbambylmu
Mbyrlmurl
Miabilo
Pipon Island
Wurima
Walmbar
Yalnga bar
Comment
Language comment
References

Oates, William J. & Lynette F. Oates. 1970. A revised linguistic survey of Australia: Australian Aboriginal Studies 33, Linguistic Series 12. Canberra: AIAS.
Oates, Lynette F. 1975. The 1973 supplement to a revised linguistic survey of Australia. Armidale: Armidale Christian Book Centre.
Sutton, Peter. 1979. Australian language names. In Australian linguistic studies, ed. S. A. Wurm, 87-105. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Sutton, Peter. 1993. The Flinders Islands and Melville National Parks Land Claim. MS 3813 Vol.1.
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
Flinders Island
Maps
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Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
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Indigenous organisations: 
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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
1-19 years 20-39 years 40-59 years 60+
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
1
Documentation table: 
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list Less than 20 pages 1
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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Classification
Classification table: 
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005) Pama-Nyungan Flinders Island   Flinders Island  
Dixon (2002)   SOUTH-EAST CAPE YORK PENINSULA GROUP Bathurst Head group Flinders Island language (or Oko Wurriima) Flinders Island language (or Oko Wurriima)
Wurm (1994) Pama-Nyungan Flinders Island   Flinders Island  
Walsh (1981) Pama-Nyungan Flinders Island   Flinders Island  
Oates (1975) Pama-Nyungan Flinders Island   Flinders Island, Pipon Island  
Wurm (1972)          
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)