A25: Birniridjara

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AIATSIS Code: 
A25
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Birniridjara

tab group

Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Nana (Pini)
Ethnologue name
Pini
ISO 639-3 code
pii
Tindale name
Pini
Thesaurus heading language
Birniridjara language A25
Thesaurus heading (old)
Birniridjara language (A25) (WA SG51-02)
Tindale (1974)
Piniiri (valid variant), Piniridjara, Biniridjara, Pandjanu, Bandjanu (locality term, now Bandya Station), Banjanu, Tjubun, Madutjara (term applied by the Nan-gatadjara), Jabura ('northerners,' name used by Tjalkadjara), Birni (a supposed name of their language probably a corruption of Piniiri), ? Buranudjara, Nangaritjara (name of their speech as used by Tjalkadjara), Wordako (said by a Ngadadjara man to be a language name of the Lake Darlot people; also used for Tjalkadjara).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Pirniritjara
Glottocode
pini1245
Other sources
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Synonyms
Pini
Nana
Badu
Bandjanu
Banjanu
Barduwonga
Bawndudjara
Bini
Biniridjara
Birni
Budidjara
Bududjara
Buranudjara
Buurdidyara
Jabura
Kaltalbudara
Kaltalbudjara
Kaltalbudjira
Madutjara
Nangaritjara
Ngondidjara
Pandjanu
Pardu
Partutu
Partutudjara
Piniiri
Piniridjara
Pirniritjara
Poroko
Potidjara
Potitjara
Puditjarra
Purditara
Putitjara
Tjubun
Tutudjara
Wordako
Comment
Language comment
References

Oates, Lynette F. 1975. The 1973 supplement to a revised linguistic survey of Australia. Armidale: Armidale Christian Book Centre.
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
Unconfirmed
Location
State
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Location information
West of Lakes Carnegie and Wells to Millrose and Barwidgee; at Erlistoun Creek and Lake Darlot. North to Wongawol and Princes Range (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
Speaker NILS table
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
0
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listNone0
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarNone0
Audio-visualNone0
Manuscript Note: 
not available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganSouth-WestWatiPini
Dixon (2002)
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganWestern Desert ProperWatiBirniridjara
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganSouthwest (or Nyungic)Western Desert LanguagePini
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganSouthwestWatiPini