Y112: Binggu

AIATSIS code: 
Y112
AIATSIS reference name: 
Binggu

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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
Tjapukai (Binggu)
Thesaurus heading language
Thesaurus heading people
Tindale (1974)
Tjapukandji (valid variant), Tja:pukanja, Tjabogai-tjandji, Tjabogai-tjanji, Tcabogai-tjanji, Toabogai-tjani (typographical error), Tjabogaijanji, Dyabugandyi, Dyabugay, Tapelcay, Tuffelcey (probable misreading of old handwriting), Koko-njunkulu (northern term), Koko-nyungalo, Koko Tjumbundji (Kokojelandji term), Hileman (lapsus calami), Njakali (Buluwai terrn), Nyakali, Barron River dialect (Meston), Binggu (Redlynch horde).
O'Grady et al (1966)
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Other sources
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Synonyms
Tjapukai, Tjapukandji, Tja:pukanja, Tjabogai tjandji, Tjabogai tjanji, Tcabogai tjanji, Toabogai tjani, Tjabogaijanji, Dyabugandyi, Dyabugay, Tapelcay, Tuffelcey, Koko njunkulu, Koko nyungalo, Koko Tjumbundji, Hileman, Njakali, Nyakali, Barron River dialect
Comment
Comments: 
Tindale (1974) lists Binggu as an alternative of Tjapukai Y106.
References: 
  • Capell, Arthur. 1963. Linguistic survey of Australia. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
  • 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 Redlynch, N.W. suburb of Cairns.
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Links
Programs
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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
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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)Binggu
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)