Miriwoong language

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Miriwoong
Region Kununurra, Western Australia
Native speakers
210  (2006 census)[1]
Jarrakan
  • Miriwoong
Dialects
Language codes
ISO 639-3 mep
Glottolog miri1266[2]
AIATSIS[3] K29

Miriwoong (Miriwung) is an Australian Indigenous language which today has about 20 speakers, most of whom live in or near Kununurra in Western Australia.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Miriwoong at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Miriwung". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. ^ Miriwoong at the Australian Indigenous Languages Database, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  4. ^ "Gunanurang: (Kununurra) big river". Department of Environment and Conservation. East Perth, W.A. : Waters and Rivers Commission. Retrieved 2008-04-08. 

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