C42: Warrmarla

AIATSIS code: 
C42
AIATSIS reference name: 
Warrmarla

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Name
ABN name
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ABS name
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Horton name
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Ethnologue name
Warlmanpa (Walmala)
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
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Thesaurus heading language
Thesaurus heading people
Tindale (1974)
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O'Grady et al (1966)
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Synonyms
Walmala, Warlmanpa, Warrmarrla
Comment
Comments: 
According to Laughren et al (1996), Warrmarla is a western dialect of Warlpiri C15. Documentation on Warlpiri C15 may be relevant.
References: 
  • Laughren, Mary, Robert Hoogenraad, Ken Hale, and Robin Japanangka Granites. 1996. A learner's guide to Warlpiri, tape course for beginners. Alice Springs: IAD Press.
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Potential no data
Location
State / Territory: 
NT
Location information: 

Western Warlpiri is sometimes called Warrmarla (Laughren 1996:2).

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Speakers
Year Source Speaker numbers
1975Oates-
1984Senate-
1990Schmidt-
1996Census-
2001Census-
2004NILS-
2005Estimate-
2006Census-
2011Census-
2016Census-

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).

Documentation
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Classification
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005) Pama-Nyungan South-West Ngarga Warlmanpa (Walmala)  
Dixon (2002)   NORTHERN DESERT FRINGE SUBGROUP Yapa subgroup* Walmala Warlpiri Hale (1973b, 1982a), Nash (1985), Simpson (1991) further dialects: Ngaliya, Walmala, Ngardilpa, Eastern Warlpiri
Wurm (1994)          
Walsh (1981)          
Oates (1975) Pama-Nyungan Central Western Desert Type Ngarga Warrmarrla  
Wurm (1972)          
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)