E88: Garumngar

AIATSIS code: 
E88
AIATSIS reference name: 
Garumngar

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Name
ABN name
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ABS name
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Horton name
Waka Waka (Garumngar)
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Dalla (Garumga)
Thesaurus heading language
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Thesaurus heading (old)
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Tindale (1974)
Garumnga, Garumgma
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Garumu?ar (Winterbotham 1957) [Kite and Wurm 2004]
Synonyms
Waka Waka, Bujiebara, Dungibara, Dungidau, Garumga, Kaiabara, Dalla, Garumu?ar, Garumnga, Garumgma
Comment
Comments: 
Steele (1984) describes Garumngar as Waka E28 speaking people. According to Tindale (1974), Garumga E88 is the name of a Dalla E25 group which speaks its own dialect of Dalla.
References: 
  • Kite, Suzanne, and Stephen A. Wurm. 2004. The Duungidjawu language of southeast Queensland: grammar, texts and vocabulary: Pacific Linguistics 553. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
  • 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.
  • Steele, John. 1984. Aboriginal pathways in southeast Queensland and the Richmond River. St Lucia: University of Queensland Press.
  • Walsh, Michael. 1981. Maps of Australia and Tasmania. In Language atlas of the Pacific area Pt 1, eds S. A. Wurm and Shirô Hattori. Canberra: Australian Academy of the Humanities.
  • Jones, Stephen. 1990. A submerged history :Baroon, Aborigines and white invasion. Maleny, Qld.: Stephen Jones.
Status: 
Potential no data
Location
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QLD
Location information: 
...directly south of the Dungidjau. Bounded in the west by the Brisbane River, in the east by Dayboro and in the south by Moggill (Steele 1983:247 in Kite and Wurm 2004:6). West of Brisbane River to Crows Nest and Cooyar Range; south to Esk (Tindale 1974).
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Speakers
Year Source Speaker numbers
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1984Senate-
1990Schmidt-
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2005Estimate-
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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
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganWaka-KabicMiyanGarumgaWaga [dialects: Wagawaga (Wakawaka), Dalla, Ngalbu (Nalbo), Dungibara, Garumga, Duungidjawu]
Oates (1975)
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)