Tindale (1974) says Janari (W31) means 'inlanders' or 'newcomers', i.e. 'those who have come', and lists it as an alternative name for Kurama W36, Indjibandi W37 and Niabali A50, noting that it is a Talandji W26 name.
Capell (1963) mentions Janari as 'west of lower Ashburton River', citing Fink, though it is not clear which Fink item he is referring to. There is a Latukefu (Fink) item in the AIATSIS collection (MS 46) which contains a reference to a 'Janari song' from the Roebourne district, without any further information about the name.
Dench (1990, in Wangka Maya 2001:9) says that Yarnarri is one of five dialects of Kurrama W36, the others being Yinyjiwarnti Kurrama W60, Mijarranypa W61, Marntartka W62 and Ngamangamara W63.
The Wangka Maya Pilbara Aboriginal Language Centre web site describes Yarnarri as an alternative name for Kurrama (but Janari and Yanari as alternatives for Yindjibarndi).
West of lower Ashburton River (Capell 1963).
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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).