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Notes on the languages of North-West Australia / by Sidney H. Ray ; with Aboriginal vocabularies collected by E. Betham Rigby
Bib ID 2405552
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Ray, Sidney Herbert, 1858-1939
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Description London : Harrison and Sons, 1897 
pages 346-360 ; 22 cm. 

List of tribes, locality and authority; comparisons of North Australian languages; vocabularies (collected by E. Betham Rigby) of Yamandil, Larrakia (147 words); Walki, Munmulla and Nowwilnowilanna tribes (44 words); pronouns, affixes, numerals; vocabulary of 6 words compares dialects of Ngurla, Walki, Munmulla, Nowilnowilanna, Yamandil, Larrakia, Woolna, Bynalumbo, Limbakaraga, Unalla, Terrutong, and tribes from Popham Bay, Mount Norris Bay, Caledon Bay, Roper River and West Australia, Woolwonga, Iyi, Jalakuru.


Reprinted from the Journal of the Anthropological Institute, November, 1897.

National Library of Australia's Np 499.15 R264 copy from the Australian Reference Library of Australia House, London.

Np 499.15 R264 copy also available online

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 14748

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Languages.  |  Yanyuwa / Yanuwa language (N153) (NT SE53-04)  |  Djerimanga / Wulna Wuna language (N29) (NT SD52-04)  |  Marrgu / Margu people (N45) (NT SC53-13)  |  Wurangu language (N37) (NT SC52-16)  |  Ngarla people (W40) (WA SF50-04)  |  Marrgu / Margu language (N45) (NT SC53-13)  |  Ngarla language (W40) (WA SF50-04)  |  Djalarguru / Dyalaguru / Jalarkuru language (N58) (NT SC53-13)  |  Walgi people (K11) (WA SE52-06)  |  Larrakia / Laragiya / Gulumirrgin people (N21) (NT SD52-04)  |  Wulna / Wuna people (N29) (NT SD52-04)  |  Language - Linguistics - Vocabulary and grammar - Pronouns.  |  Language - Linguistics - Vocabulary and grammar - Numbers and quantification.  |  Walgi language (K11) (WA SE 52-06)  |  Wulwulam / Wuna language (N32) (NT SD52-08)  |  Wurangu people (N37) (NT SC52-16)  |  Wulwulam people (N32) (NT SD52-08)  |  Yanyuwa / Yanuwa people (N153) (NT SE53-04)  |  Larrakia / Laragiya / Gulumirrgin language (N21) (NT SD52-04)  |  Wolyamidi people (K26) (WA SD52-13)  |  Language - Linguistics - Grammar and syntax - Affixes.  |  Oidbi people (N46) (NT SC53-13)  |  Iwaidja / Yiwayja / Yiwadya people (N39) (NT SC53-13)  |  Wolyamidi language (K26) (WA SD52-13)  |  Iwaidja / Yiwayja / Yiwadya language (N39) (NT SC53-13)  |  Djalarguru / Dyalaguru / Jalarkuru people (N58) (NT SC53-13)  |  Pilbara area (WA SF50, SF51, SG50)  |  Roper River (NT Top End SD53-09, SD53-10, SD53-11)  |  Caledon Bay (East Arnhem Land SD53-04)  |  Tiwi Islands (NT SC52-15, SC52-16)  |  East Kimberley area (WA SD52, SE52)  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)
Other authors/contributors Rigby, E. Betham

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