D30: Kullilli

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AIATSIS Code: 
D30
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Kullilli

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Name
ABN Name
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ABS Name
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Horton Name
Kullilla
Ethnologue name
Ngura [Kalali]
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Kalali
Thesaurus heading language
Kullilli language D30
Thesaurus heading (old)
Galali / Kullilli language (D30) (Qld SH55-01)
Tindale (1974)
Galali, Kullalli, Kullally, Kalili (? typographical error).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Kullali, Kullally
Glottocode
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Other sources
Synonyms
Galali
Ngura
Kullilla
Bitjara
Kalali
Minkabari
Garlali
Kalili
Kullali
Kullalli
Kullally
Comment
Language comment
References

Breen, Gavan. 1971. Aboriginal languages of western Queensland. In Linguistic Communications 5, 1-88. Melbourne: Monash University.
Breen, Gavan. 2007. Reassessing Karnic. Australian Journal of Linguistics 27(2):175-199.
Bowern, Claire. 2001. Karnic classification revisited. In Forty years on: Ken Hale and Australian languages, ed. Jane Simpson, et al., 245-261. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Holmer, Nils Magnus. 1988. Notes on some Queensland languages: Pacific Linguistics D-79. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
McDonald, Maryalyce, and Stephen A. Wurm. 1979. Basic materials in Wangkumara (Galali): grammar, sentences and vocabulary: Pacific Linguistics B-65. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Wafer, Jim, and Amanda Lissarrague. 2008. A handbook of Aboriginal languages of New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory. Nambucca Heads: Muurrbay Aboriginal Language and Culture Co-operative.

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
QLD
Location information
At Bulloo Downs; north to Orient, west to Grey Range; east to Clyde, south to Bulloo Lake floodplain)and Kalali (Eulo west to Thargomindah and Bulloo River; upstream to Norley; south to Orient, Clyde, and Curra-winya) (Tindale 1974) The location in Bowern (2001) roughly matches the locations of Bitjara in Tindale (1974).
Maps
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Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Claire Bowern, Gavan Breen, Janet Mathews,
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
1-19 years 20-39 years 40-59 years 60+
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
7
Documentation table: 
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list Less than 20 pages 1
Text Collection Small (20-100 pages) 2
Grammar Sketch grammar (less than 100 pages) 2
Audio-visual 1-10 2
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
McDonald, Maryalyce.1979. Basic materials in Wankumara (Galali): grammars, sentences and vocabulary: Pacific Linguistics B65. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005) Pama-Nyungan Karnic Ngura Ngura [Kalali] Ngura [dialects: Punthamara (Bundhamara), Kalali (Galali, Garlali), Wongkumara (Wangkumara, Wangumarra), Badjiri, Bidjara, Dhiraila, Garandala, Mambangura, Mingbari, Ngurawarla, Yarumarra. Walsh list the dialects as separate languages.]
Dixon (2002)   LAKE EYRE BASIN AREAL GROUP South-west Queensland group Galali Galali
Wurm (1994) Pama-Nyungan Karnic   Garlali  
Walsh (1981) Pama-Nyungan Karnic Ngura Garlali  
Oates (1975) Pama-Nyungan Karnic Ngura Garlali  
Wurm (1972) Pama-Nyungan Dieric Ngura Kalali  
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966) Pama-Nyungan Dieric Ngura Kalali