Y91: Gonaniin

AIATSIS code: 
Y91
AIATSIS reference name: 
Gonaniin

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Name
ABN name
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ABS name
Koko-Bera (Konanin)
Horton name
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Ethnologue name
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ISO 639-3 code
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Tindale name
Kokopera (Konanin)
Thesaurus heading language
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Thesaurus heading (old)
Gonaniin language (Y91) (Qld SE54-03)
Tindale (1974)
Koko-bera, Kukaberra, Kungkara (valid alternative), Konanin (name used by surrounding tribes), Goona-nin, Gunani, Gunanni, Goonamin, Goonamon, Koko papung, Kokopapun (misprint), Ba:bung [sic].
O'Grady et al (1966)
Glottocode
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Other sources
Synonyms
Koko Bera, Konanin, Bera, Peryn, Wab, Gonani:n, Kokopera, Koko bera, Kukaberra, Kungkara, Goona nin, Gunani, Gunanni, Goonamin, Goonamon, Koko papung, Kokopapun, Ba:bung
Comment
Comments: 
Oates (1975:293, 383) says that this is an alternate name of Gugu Bera Y85, while Tindale (1974) says that it is a name used by neighbouring language groups for Kokopera Y85.
References: 
  • Breen, Gavan. 1970. Report of field trip to Western Queensland and adjacent areas, April-July, 1972. MS 159 (Part 8).
  • Oates, William J., and Lynette F. Oates. 1970. A revised linguistic survey of Australia: Australian Aboriginal Studies 33, Linguistic Series 12. Canberra: AIAS.
  • 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: 
... coast south of Nassau River, Q (Oates & Oates 1970:203).
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Catalogue
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People: 
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Indigenous organisations: 
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Speakers
Year Source Speaker numbers
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1984Senate-
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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
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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)Gona?ni:n (Y85)
Wurm (1972)
O'Grady, Voegelin and Voegelin (1966)