Y6: Djagaraga

AIATSIS code: 
Y6
AIATSIS reference name: 
Djagaraga

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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
Yadhaigana (Djagaraga)
Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Djagaraga
Tindale (1974)
Dyagaraga, Yagulle, Gudang (horde at Cape York), Alauian (another name for Cape York horde), Unduamo (horde name), Undooyamo, Kekosino (horde at Escape River), Kekoseno, Kokiliga (? horde name).
O'Grady et al (1966)
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Glottocode
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Other sources
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Synonyms
Yadhaigana, Gumakudin, Jadaikana, Ynduyamu, Yaraidyana, Yathaikeno, Dyagaraga, Yagulle, Gudang, Alauian, Unduamo, Undooyamo, Kekosino, Kekoseno, Kokiliga
Comment
Comments: 
Oates (1975:266-267,382) lists Djagaraga (Y6) under Wudhadhi Y10, but this does not seem correct based on its location: the location of Wuthathi given by Thomson (1972) and the location of Djagaraga given by Tindale (1974) are far apart.
References: 
  • 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.
  • Oates, Lynette F. 1975. The 1973 supplement to a revised linguistic survey of Australia. Armidale: Armidale Christian Book Centre.
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Potential data
Location
State / Territory: 
QLD
Location information: 
Cape York south to Escape River on eastern coast of Peninsula; on Mount Adolphus Islands and Albany Island (Tindale 1974).
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Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Year Source Speaker numbers
1975Oates-
1984Senate-
1990Schmidt-
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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-visualNone0
Manuscript note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)NORTH CAPE YORK SUBGROUP*Northern Paman subgroup* - Hale (1964, 1976b)DjagaragaGudang dialects include: Djagaraga
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganNorthern PamaDjagaraga
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)