Y90: Kuku Nyungkul

AIATSIS Code: 
Y90
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Kuku Nyungkul

tab group

Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Kunjen (Gugu-Nyungkul)
Ethnologue name
Kuku-Yalanji [Kuku-Nyungkul]
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
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Thesaurus heading
Gugu Nyungkul language (Y90) (Qld SD55-13)
Tindale (1974)
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Kuku Nyungkul [Patz 1982]
Synonyms
Kuku Njungkul
Kuku Yalanji
Gugu Nyungkul
Comment
Language comment
According to Patz (1982), this is a dialect of Kuku Yalanji Y78. Documentation on Kuku Yalanji Y78 may be relevant.
References

Patz, Elisabeth. 1982. A grammar of the Kuku Yalanji language of north Queensland, Australian National University: PhD. (MS 1826).
Patz, Elizabeth. 2002. A grammar of the Kuku Yalanji language of north Queensland: Pacific Linguistics 527. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
QLD
Location information
Speakers of the Kuku Yalanji language traditionally inhabited an area of over 2000 sq km extending from the Mossman River in the south to the Annan River in the north, bordered by the Pacific Ocean in the east and extending inland to presumably just west of Mt Mulgrave (Patz 2002:6).
Maps
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Catalogue
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Speakers
Speaker table
Speaker NILS table
1-19 years20-39 years40-59 years60+
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
7
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listNone0
Text CollectionLess than 20 pages1
GrammarLarge grammar (more than 200 pages)4
Audio-visual1-102
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available (possibly on other dialects)
Grammar: 
Patz, Elisabeth. 2002. A grammar of the Kuku Yalanji language of north Queensland. Pacific Linguistics 527. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. Patz, Elisabeth. 1982. A grammar of the Kuku Yalanji language of north Queensland (the eastern Kuku Yalanji dialect and Kuku Nyungkul), Australian National University: PhD.
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: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganYalandyicKuku-Yalanji [Kuku-Nyungkul]Kuku-Yalanji [dialects: Kuku-Nyungkul, Kuku-Biraji]
Dixon (2002)Kuku-NjungkulKuku-Yalanji Patz (1982) further dialects: Kuku-Njungkul, Kuku-Bididji, Kuku-Dungay, Kuku- Buyundji, Kuku-Kulunggur, Kuku-Yalaja (or Kuku-Yelandji), Koko-Walandja, (Kuku-)Wakura, (Kuku-) Wakaman, (Kuku-)Djangun, (Kuku-) Muluridji, Kuku-Jakandji
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganYalanjicGugu Njunggal, Gugu Njungalu
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganYalanjic (or Family)Gugu Nyungkul
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)