Kureinji language

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Kureinji
Keramin
Northern Sunraysia
Region South Australia
Extinct (date missing)
Language codes
ISO 639-3 None (mis)
Glottolog nort2756[1]
AIATSIS[2] D6.1

Kureinji is an extinct language of southern South Australia. It is also called Keramin and Kemendok, though it is not clear if these are dialects or synonyms.[2]

Keramin is also spelled Karin, Kerinma, Karinma, Karingma, Keramin; other names are Orangema, Pintwa.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Kureinji". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  2. ^ a b Kureinji at the Australian Indigenous Languages Database, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies