N154: Nyangga

AIATSIS code: 
N154
AIATSIS reference name: 
Nyangga

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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
Nyangga
ISO 639-3 code
nny
Tindale name
Janjula (Njangga)
Tindale (1974)
Yanula, Yanular, Anjula, Anyula, Anyoola, Anyuwa, Yanyuwa, Aniula, Anula, Anuwa, Leanawa, Leeanuwa, Unalla, Djirukurumbant (directional name given them by tribes to the east), Njangga (eastern name for Janjula), Njangkala, Yangala, Iangkala, Yuckamurri, Yuggamurra.
O'Grady et al (1966)
Yanggal, Nyangga
Glottocode
nyan1300
Other sources
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Synonyms
Njangga; Janga:, Jangaa, Jangga, Yanggal, Njangga; Jang kala, Njanggala, Yangarella, Yang kala, Yuckamurri, Dorobura, Durroburra, Jang kala Njang, Janga:, Njang jala, Purkaburra, Yang kal, Njangga, Janjula, Yanula, Yanular, Anjula, Anyula, Anyoola, Anyuwa, Yanyuwa, Aniula, Anula, Anuwa, Leanawa, Leeanuwa, Unalla, Djirukurumbant, Njangkala, Yangala, Iangkala, Yuggamurra
Comment
Comments: 
Sutton (1970) says, according to Ms Sandra Keen, Yugula G34 and Nyangga are apparently the same. See and use Yukulta G34.
References: 
  • Capell, Arthur. 1963. Linguistic survey of Australia. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
  • Oates, William J., and Lynette F. Oates. 1970. A revised linguistic survey of Australia: Australian Aboriginal Studies 33, Linguistic Series 12. Canberra: AIAS.
  • Sutton, Peter. 1970. Preliminary report [to A.I.A.S.] of field survey of north-east Queensland 1970. PMS 1780.
Status: 
Unconfirmed
Location
State / Territory: 
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Location information: 
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Maps: 
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Links
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
Peter Sutton
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 listLess than 20 pages1
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarNone0
Audio-visual1-102
Manuscript note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)Pama-NyunganTangicNyangga
Dixon (2002)
Wurm (1994)Pama-NyunganTangicNyangga
Walsh (1981)Pama-NyunganTangicNyangga
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganTangicNjangga
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganTangkicNyangga
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)Pama-NyunganTangkicNjangga