Y11: Ngur'and

AIATSIS code: 
Y11
AIATSIS reference name: 
Ngur'and

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Name
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
Tjongkandji (Ngur'and)
Thesaurus heading language
Thesaurus heading people
Tindale (1974)
Tjungundji, Tyongandyi, Chongandji, Tjongangi, Tjungundji, Joonkoonjee, Joongoonjie, Chunkunji, Chin-ganji, ? Ngucrand (perhaps a horde).
O'Grady et al (1966)
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Glottocode
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Other sources
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Synonyms
Nggurand, Tjongkandji, Tjungundji, Tyongandyi, Chongandji, Tjongangi, Joonkoonjee, Joongoonjie, Chunkunji, Chin ganji, Ngur'and, Ngu'rand
Comment
Comments: 
Tindale (1974) says that this is probably a people name. Thus, this is not treated as a language name in the database.
References: 
  • Oates, William J., and Lynette F. Oates. 1970. A revised linguistic survey of Australia: Australian Aboriginal Studies 33, Linguistic Series 12. Canberra: AIAS.
  • Capell, Arthur. 1963. Linguistic survey of Australia. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
  • Oates, Lynette F. 1975. The 1973 supplement to a revised linguistic survey of Australia. Armidale: Armidale Christian Book Centre.
  • 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
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Location information: 

Near Mapoon, Q (Oates&Oates 1970:196, Capell 1963). Cullen Point; west of mouth of Batavia River; south for about 15 miles (24 km.) (Tindale 1974).

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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: 
not available
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) Pama-Nyungan   Northern Pama Ngu?rand  
Wurm (1972)          
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)