N129: Bararrngu

AIATSIS code: 
N129
AIATSIS reference name: 
Bararrngu

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Name
Thesaurus heading language
Thesaurus heading people
ABN name
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ABS name
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Horton name
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Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Nango (Bararngu)
Tindale (1974)
Bararrngu, Barangu, Perango
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Bararr?u, Perango (Warner 1937), Miliwurrwurr (also used for Rirratji?u N140) [Schebeck 2001]
Synonyms
Barrarrngor, Brangu, Perango, Nango, Bararr?u, Miliwurrwurr, Barangu
Comment
Comments: 
The online Yolngu Matha dictionary says that Bararr?u(N129) is a clan-nation who speak nha?u'mirri . Bararrngu (N129) is a Yolngu clan affiliated with Nhungu [N211">N211">(N129) is a clan-nation who speak nha?u'mirri [N211
References: 
  • Greatorex, John. 2014. Yolngu Matha Dictionary http://yolngudictionary.cdu.edu.au/
  • Schebeck, Bernhard. 2001. Dialect and social groupings in northeast Arnheim [i.e. Arnhem] Land vol. 7: LINCOM studies in Australian languages, no. 7. München: Lincom Europa.
Status: 
Confirmed
Location
State / Territory: 
NT
Location information: 
(Nhangu)
Maps: 
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Links
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Bernhard Schebeck
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
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Word listNone0
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Audio-visual1-102
Manuscript note: 
not available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganMurngicNhanguBararrngu
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)