A17: Nangadadjara / Nyanganyatjara

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AIATSIS Code: 
A17
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Nangadadjara / Nyanganyatjara

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Nyanganyatjara
Ethnologue name
Ngaanyatjarra (Nyanganyatjara)
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Nangatadjara
Thesaurus heading language
Nangadadjara / Nyanganyatjara language A17
Thesaurus heading (old)
Nyanganyatjara / Nangadadjara language (A17) (WA SH51-04)
Tindale (1974)
Nanggatha, Nangandjara, Nganandjara, Nangata, Wangata (perhaps casual error), Dituwonga, Ditu, Ngalap-ita, Njingipalaru (name given by Waljen-means 'different talk'), Alindjara (means 'east' and by extension 'easterners'; was used by a man of the tribe-'we are the Alindjara').
O'Grady et al (1966)
Nangatadjara
Glottocode
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Other sources
Synonyms
Ngaanyatjarra
Murunitja
Nangatadjara
Pindini
Tjeraridjal
Wanggatha
Alindjara
Ditu
Dituwonga
Nangandjara
Nangata
Nangatatjara
Nanggaranggu
Nanggatha
Ngaanyatjara
Ngalapita
Ngana
Nganandjara
Njingipalaru
Wangata
Njanganjadjara
Nyanganyadjara
Nagatatjara
Ngalap ita
Nangadadjara
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.
Fasolo, Silvano. 2008. Basic Wangkatja grammar. Kalgoorlie, WA: Karlkurla Language and Culture Aboriginal Corporation.
Oates, Lynette F. 1975. The 1973 supplement to a revised linguistic survey of Australia. Armidale: Armidale Christian Book Centre.

Status
Potential Data
Location
State
WA
Location information
East of Lake Carey and Burtville to about Jubilee and Plumridge Lakes; northeast to Bailey, Virginia, and Newland Ranges. At Lakes Yeo and Rason and at Bartlett Soak. Moved westward, between 1890 and 1900, to Burtville and Laverton (Tindale 1974).
Maps
  • Tindale, Norman. 1974. Tribal boundaries in Aboriginal Australia. Canberra: Division of National Mapping, Department of National Development.
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
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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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Classification
Classification table: 
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005) Pama-Nyungan South-West Wati Ngaanyatjarra (Nyanganyatjara)  
Dixon (2002)          
Wurm (1994) Pama-Nyungan South-West   Nyanganyadjara  
Walsh (1981) Pama-Nyungan South-West Wati/Western Desert Nyanganyadjara  
Oates (1975) Pama-Nyungan Western Desert Proper Wati Njanganjadjara  
Wurm (1972) Pama-Nyungan Southwest (or Nyungic) Western Desert Language Nagatatjara  
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966) Pama-Nyungan Southwest Wati Nangatatjara