Djambarrpuyngu (N115) is a Yolngu clan affiliated with Dhuwal N198 language and Dhuwa moiety (Schebeck, 2001:16).
The online Yolngu Matha dictionary lists clan-nations Dhurili N122, Guyula N109 and Wutjara N197 under Djambarrpuyngu (N115).
See also Ngaladharr N113.1 and Nyekuymirri N196. For Yolngu language groups see Yolngu Matha N230.
... lands surrounding Buckingham Bay to the west of Galiwin'ku (Wilkinson 1991:3).
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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).
Wilkinson, Melanie.1991. Djambarrpuyngu: a Yolngu variety of Northern Australia, University of Sydney: PhD.
Galpagalpa, J et al. 1984. Dhuwal Djabarrpuyngu Dharuk Mala ga Mayali' - Djambarrpuyngu Word List. Yirrkala, NT: Literature Production Centre