Y74: Gugu Yawa

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AIATSIS Code: 
Y74
AIATSIS Reference name: 
Gugu Yawa

tab group

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
Kokojawa
Thesaurus heading language
Gugu Yawa language Y74
Thesaurus heading (old)
Gugu Yawa language (Y74) (Qld SD55-13)
Tindale (1974)
Djauan (valid alternative), Kokorarmul, Jouon, AkuRarmul, Bindaga (general term applied to this and several other tribes in the area south of Princess Charlotte Bay).
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Possum Language, Agu Alwon (Agu Alaya/Kuku Thaypan name), Kuku Yawa (Kuku Yalanji name, means 'Possum Language'), Uw Anbu (in Olkola); Koogo-yowa (Palmer 1882), Kuku Ulan [Rigsby 2006 p.c.] Koko-Possem [Sommer MS 809]
Synonyms
Anggul
Fulgola
Ok Anggul
Jawa
Kokojawa
Possum Language
Agu Alwon
Kuku Yawa
Uw Anbu; Koogo yowa
Kuku Ulan
Koko Yawa
Djauan
Kokorarmul
Jouon
AkuRarmul
Bindaga
Comment
Language comment
References

Capell, Arthur. 1963. Linguistic survey of Australia. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies.
Dixon, R. M. W. 2002. Australian languages: their nature and development: Cambridge Language Surveys. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Rigsby, Bruce. 2005. The languages of eastern Cape York Peninsula and linguistic anthropology. In Donald Thomson : the man and scholar, Bruce Rigsby and Nicolas Peterson (eds). Canberra : Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia with support from Museum Victoria.
Sommer, B. A. 1972. Field notes comprising transcriptions of word lists with names of informants, field tape & archive tape numbers; languages covered. (001448/MS 809)
Sommer, B.A. 1976. W.E. Roths Peninsular vocabularies. In Sutton (ed.) Languages of Cape York. Canberra: AIAS.
Tindale, Norman B. 1974. Tribal boundaries in Aboriginal Australia. University of California Press/ANU Press.
West, L. 1965. Language elicitation, sign language documentation and songs from north Queensland. Audio recordings with documentation. (S0001083/ WEST_L02-001448)

Status
Confirmed
Location
State
QLD
Location information
Southeast of Morehead River to Laura; south to North Palmer River and the Great Dividing Range; upper Mosman and Kennedy rivers (Tindale 1974). East of Morehead River to Laura; south to Great Dividing Range; Upper Hann and Kennedy Rivers. (Capell 1963).
Maps
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Catalogue
Programs
Activities: 
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People: 
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Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Speaker table
Speaker NILS table
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NILS endangerment grade
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Documentation
Document Score: 
1
Documentation table: 
TypeDocumentation StatusDocumentation Score
Word listNone0
Text CollectionNone0
GrammarNone0
Audio-visual1 (unclear status)
Manuscript Note: 
tape transcription/field note available
Grammar: 
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Dictionary: 
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Classification
Classification table: 
SourceFamilyGroupSub-groupNameRelationship
Ethnologue (2005)
Dixon (2002)
Wurm (1994)
Walsh (1981)
Oates (1975)Pama-NyunganYalanjicJawa
Wurm (1972)Pama-NyunganYalanjicKoko Yawa
O'Grady, Voegelin & Voegelin (1966)