N116.O: Manydjalpuyngu

AIATSIS code: 
N116.O
AIATSIS reference name: 
Manydjalpuyngu

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Name
Thesaurus heading language
Thesaurus heading people
ABN name
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ABS name
Manyjalpingu
Horton name
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Ethnologue name
Djinba [Mandjalpingu]
ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
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Tindale (1974)
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Mandjalpingu [Bowern 2007 p.c.] Manydjalpuy?u, Mandalpuy [Schebeck 2001]
Synonyms
Manyjalpingu, Manjdjalpuyngu, Djinba
Comment
Comments: 

The online Yolngu Matha Dictionary describes manydjalpuyngu (N116.O) as a clan affiliated with Djinba N97. Waters includes some Manydjalpingu (N209) words in the Djinang-Djinba comparative dictionary in his 1989 grammar (291-352). For Yolngu language groups see Yolngu Matha N230.

References: 
  • Greatorex, John. 2014. Yolngu Matha Dictionary http://yolngudictionary.cdu.edu.au/
  • Waters, Bruce E. 1989. Djinang and Djinba - a grammatical and historical perspective: Pacific Linguistics C-114. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics.
Status: 
Confirmed
Location
State / Territory: 
NT
Location information: 

(Djinba)

Maps: 
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Links
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
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Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Year Source Speaker numbers
1975Oates-
1984Senate-
1990Schmidt-
1996Census-
2001Census-
2004NILS-
2005Estimate30
2006Census-
2011Census-
2016Census3

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
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list Less than 20 pages 1
Text Collection None 0
Grammar None 0
Audio-visual 1-10 2
Manuscript note: 
tape transcription/field note available (sentences)
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005) Pama-Nyungan Yuulngu Djinang Djinba [Mandjalpingu] Djinba [dialectes: Ganalbingu, Dabi, Mandjalpingu. Lexical similarity 60% with Djinang.]
Dixon (2002)   YOLNGU SUBGROUP* Western Yolngu subgroup* Waters (1989) Manjdjalpuyngu Djinba dialects include: (a) Ganhalpuyngu; (b) Manjdjalpuyngu
Wurm (1994)          
Walsh (1981)          
Oates (1975) Pama-Nyungan Murngic Djining Mandalpingu  
Wurm (1972)          
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)