W51: Malygaru

AIATSIS code: 
W51
AIATSIS reference name: 
Malygaru

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Name
ABN name
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ABS name
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Horton name
Warriyangga (Malgaru)
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Malgaru
Thesaurus heading language
Thesaurus heading people
Tindale (1974)
Mal'garu (different system of marking stress).
O'Grady et al (1966)
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Glottocode
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Other sources
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Synonyms
Warriyangga, Malgaru, Malykaru, Warianga, Woorienga
Comment
Comments: 
Austin (1992, Warriyangga) says that Malygaru could be a sub-group of Warriyangga W22, however it is not clear whether he means a dialect or a people name. Tindale (1974) treats it as a separate group.
References: 
  • Austin, Peter. 1992. A dictionary of Warriyangga, Western Australia. Bundoora: La Trobe University, Department of Linguistics.
  • Tindale, Norman B. 1974. Aboriginal tribes of Australia: their terrain, environmental controls, distribution, limits, and proper names. Berkeley: University of California Press/Canberra: Australian National University Press.
Status: 
Unconfirmed
Location
State / Territory: 
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Location information: 
East of Kennedy Range and in the hills east of Lyons River from Gascoyne Junction north to near Minnie Creek; at Eudamullah; south to near Fossil Hill (Tindale 1974).
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-
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
Type Documentation Status Documentation Score
Word list None 0
Text Collection None 0
Grammar None 0
Audio-visual None 0
Manuscript note: 
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Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Source Family Group Sub-group Name Relationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)
Oates (1975)
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)