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The Classification of languages in north and north-west Australia / by A. Capell
Bib ID 96459
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Capell, A. (Arthur), 1902-1986, author
Access Conditions This item contains words and descriptions that may be considered offensive or distressing. 
Description Sydney, [New South Wales] : Australasian Medical Publishing, 1940 
[241]-272, [404]-433 pages : maps ; 25 cm 

Fieldwork 1938 and 1939; grammatical study, outline of phonetics; map shows areas of multiple, dual classifying languages; prefixing, non classifying languages; brief comparative vocabularies.


Reprinted from Oceania, vol. 10, no. 3 (March 1940) and vol 10, no. 4 (June 1940)

FERG/7604 copy Digital master available National Library of Australia

Text in English with some words/wordlists in several Indigenous languages.

Subjects Amurdak language N47.  |  Amurdak / Umorrdak / Amarak people (N47) (NT SC53-13)  |  Bardi language K15.  |  Bardi people (K15) (WA SE51-02)  |  Bunuba language K5.  |  Bunuba / Punuba people (K5) (WA SE51-08)  |  Bunara language A69.  |  Ngardi / Bunara people (A69) (WA SE52-14)  |  Burarra language N82.  |  Burarra people (N82) (NT SD53-02)  |  Jaminjung language N18.  |  Jaminjung / Djaminjung people (N18) (NT SD52-15)  |  Jaru language K12.  |  Jaru / Djaru people (K12) (WA SE52-10)  |  Jawi language K16.  |  Jawi / Djawi people (K16) (WA SE51-03)  |  Djerag language K47.  |  Jugun language K2.  |  Jukun / Djugan people (K2) (WA SE51-06)  |  Gaagudju language N50.  |  Gaagudju / Gagadju / Gagadyu people (N50) (NT SD53-01)  |  Gaambera language K39.  |  Gamberre / Gambera people (K39) (WA SD52-09)  |  Garama language N34.  |  Garama people (N34) (NT SD52-12)  |  Gingara language K40.  |  Gingana people (K40) (WA SD52-09)  |  Gija / Kija language K20.  |  Kija / Gidja people (K20) (WA SE52-06)  |  Gooniyandi language K6.  |  Gooniyandi / Gunian people (K6) (WA SE52-09)  |  Guwij language K19.  |  Guwij people (K19) (WA SD52-13)  |  Karajarri people (A64) (WA SE51-10)  |  Kaytetye language C13.  |  Kaytetye / Kaytej people (C13) (NT SF53-06)  |  Kunbarlang language N69.  |  Kunbarlang / Gunbalang people (N69) (NT SD53-02)  |  Kuluwarrang language K33.  |  Gooloowarrang / Guluwarin / Kuluwarrang people (K33) (WA SE52-02)  |  Kunwinjku language N65.  |  Gunwinggu / Gunwinygu / Kunwinjku people (N65) (NT SD53-02)  |  Larrakia language N21.  |  Larrakia / Laragiya / Gulumirrgin people (N21) (NT SD52-04)  |  Malak Malak language N22.  |  Malak Malak people (N22) (NT SD52-08)  |  Malngin language K30.  |  Malngin people (K30) (WA SE52-06)  |  Mangala language A65.  |  Mangala people (A65) (WA SE51-15)  |  Mangarrayi language N78.  |  Mangarrayi / Mangarayi people (N78) (NT SD53-09)  |  Mengerrdji language N53.  |  Mengerrdji / Mangeri / Mangerr people (N53) (NT SD52-04)  |  Marrku language N45.  |  Marrgu / Margu people (N45) (NT SC53-13)  |  Marrithiyel language N7.  |  Marrithiyel people (N7) (NT SD52-07)  |  Mawng language N64.  |  Maung / Mawng people (N64) (NT SC53-13)  |  Miriwoong / Miriuwung language K29.  |  Miriwoong / Miriuwung people (K29) (WA SD52-14)  |  Miwa language K44.  |  Miwa / Bagu people (K44) (WA SD52-09)  |  Mudburra language C25.  |  Mudburra people (C25) (NT SE53-05)  |  Munumburu language K25.  |  Munumburu people (K25) (WA SD52-13)  |  Nakkara language N80.  |  Nakkara / Nagara people (N80) (NT SD53-02)  |  Ndjebbana language N74.  |  Ndjebbana / Gunavidji / Gunibidji people (N74) (NT SD53-02).  |  Ngaliwurru language N19.  |  Ngaliwuru people (N19) (NT SE52-03)  |  Ngen'giwumirri language N17.  |  Ngangiwumirri / Ngangumiri people (N17) (NT SD52-12)  |  Ngarinyin language K18.  |  Ngarinyin / Ungarinyin people (K18) (WA SE52-01)  |  Ngarinyman language C27.  |  Ngarinman / Ngarinyman people (C27) (NT SE52-01)  |  Ngumbarl language K4.  |  Ngumbarl people (K4) (WA SE51-06)  |  Nungali language N28.  |  Nungali people (N28) (NT SD52-12)  |  Nyangumarta / Nyangumarda people (A61) (WA SF51-10)  |  Nyikina language K3.  |  Nyikina people (K3) (WA SE51-11)  |  Nyininy language K7.  |  Nyininy people (K7) (WA SE52-10)  |  Nyul Nyul language K13.  |  Nyulnyul / Nyul Nyul people (K13) (WA SE51-02)  |  Tiwi language N20.  |  Tiwi people (N20) (NT SC52-16)  |  Unggumi language K14.  |  Unggumi people (K14) (WA SE51-08)  |  Waladjangari language K24.  |  Walajangarri people (K24) (WA SE52-05)  |  Walmajarri language A66.  |  Walmajarri / Walmatjarri people (A66) (WA SE51-16)  |  Wanyjirra language K21.  |  Wanyjirra people (K21) (NT SE52-11)  |  Warrwa language K10.  |  Warrwa / Warwa people (K10) (WA SE51-07)  |  Wilawila language K35.  |  Wilawila people (K35) (WA SD52-13)  |  Wolyamidi language K26.  |  Wolyamidi people (K26) (WA SD52-13)  |  Worrorra language K17.  |  Worrorra people (K17) (WA SD51-16)  |  Yawuru language (K1)  |  Yawuru people (K1) (WA SE51-10)  |  Oitbi language N46.  |  Oidbi people (N46) (NT SC53-13)  |  Yulparija language A67.  |  Yulparija people (A67) (WA SF51-07)  |  Language - Linguistics - Grammar and syntax - Affixes.  |  Language - Linguistics - Phonology and phonetics.  |  Language - Vocabulary.  |  Iwaidja / Yiwayja / Yiwadya people (N39) (NT SC53-13)  |  Language and languages -- Classification.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Languages.  |  Language and languages -- Australia.  |  Tiwi Islands (NT SC52-15, SC52-16)  |  Arnhem Land (NT)  |  Northern Territory Top End (NT)  |  East Kimberley area (WA SD52, SE52)  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)  |  Australian


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