Burduna language

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Burduna
Bayungu
Native to Australia
Extinct 9 in 1981[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 Either:
bxj – Bayungu (extinct)
bxn – Burduna (extinct?)
AIATSIS[2] W24, W23

Burduna (also spelled Boordoona, Budina, Budoona, Buduna, Poodena, Poordoona, Purduma, Purduna) and Bayungu (Payungu) are an aboriginal language, or pair of languages, of Western Australia. It is spoken in Henry and upper Lyndon rivers region. It is endangered or perhaps extinct.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bayungu (extinct) reference at Ethnologue (16th ed., 2009)
    Burduna (extinct?) reference at Ethnologue (16th ed., 2009)
  2. ^ Burduna at the Australian Indigenous Languages Database, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies  (see the info box for additional links)