G43: Kapula

AIATSIS code: 
G43
AIATSIS reference name: 
Kapula

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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
Warluwara (Kapula)
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
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Thesaurus heading language
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Thesaurus heading (old)
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Tindale (1974)
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O'Grady et al (1966)
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Glottocode
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Other sources
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Synonyms
Warluwara, Gabula
Comment
Comments: 
According to Breen (1971 MA thesis), the Warluwara G10 people consisted of three groups: Kapula, Parnkara G41, and the Warluwara G10 proper; Kapula is given by Warluwara speakers as a dialect of that language. Documentation on Warluwara G10 may be relevant.
References: 
  • Breen, Gavan. 1970. A description of the Waluwara language, Monash University: MA. MS 111.
  • Breen, Gavan. 1971. Aboriginal languages of western Queensland. In Linguistic Communications 5, 1-88. Melbourne: Monash University.
  • Breen, Gavan. Warluwara grammar and wordlist [electronic resource] AILEC 0253.
Status: 
Confirmed
Location
State / Territory: 
QLD
Location information: 
... at Carrandotta (Breen 1970)
Maps: 
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Catalogue
Links
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Gavan Breen
Indigenous organisations: 
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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
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listNone0
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarNone0
Audio-visualNone0
Manuscript note: 
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Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganWagaya-WarluwaricWarluwara-ThawaWarluwara (Kapula)
Dixon (2002)NGARNA SUBGROUP*Southern Ngarna subgroup*Kapula
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganWagaya-WarluwaricWaluwara or ThawaGabula
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)