E15.1: Wiyabal

AIATSIS code: 
E15.1
AIATSIS reference name: 
Wiyabal

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Comment
Comments: 
See and use Widjabal E16. Oates (1975:211) introduced a new language code E15.1 and assigned to Wiyabal. However, this assignment is incorrect. Wiyabal is an alternative name of Widjabal and should come under E16.
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Confirmed
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NSW
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Speakers
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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).

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Manuscript note: 
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Dictionary: 
Sharpe, Margaret. 2002. Dictionary of coastal Bundjalung : including Bandjalang, Wiyabal, Minyangbal and Ngahnduwal. Armidale, NSW: The Author.
Classification
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)CENTRAL EAST COAST GROUPWiyabalBandjalang Cunningham (1969), Geytenbeek and Geytenbeek (1971), Crowley (1978) further dialects include: Yugumbir, Nganduwal, Minjangbal, Njangbal, Biriin, Baryulgil, Waalubal, Dinggabal, Wiyabal, Gidabal, Galibal, Wudjeebal
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganBandjalangicWiyabal
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganBandjalangicWiyabal
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)