The classification of Nyaki Nyaki is uncertain. It is tentatively classified as a dialect of Noongar W41 in this database following O'Grady et al. (1966), Oates (1975) and Dixon (2002).
However, Douglas (1968) does not include Nyaki Nyaki in his description of Njuŋar W41. Von Brandenstein says that Njaginjagi (A1) is 'a blend of Ngadju A3 and Nungar W41' (1970:3, PMS 2140); but according to Theiberger (1993) von Brandenstein (p.c.) suggested that Nyaki Nyaki is related to Kalaamay A4, which he says 'is definitely not a dialect of Noongar W41'.
East of Lake Grace; at Newdegate, Mount Stirling, Bruce Rock, Kellerberrin, and Merredin; west to Jitarning; south to Lake King, and Mount Madden; east to near Lake Hope and Mount Holland (Tindale 1974).
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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).