Yinhawangka language

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Yinhawangka
Native to Australia
Extinct (date missing)
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ywg
AIATSIS[1] A48

Yinhawangka (Inawangga) is an extinct Pama–Nyungan language of Western Australia. Dench (1995) believed there was insufficient data to enable it to be confidently classified, but Bowern & Koch (2004) include it among the Ngayarda languages without proviso.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yinhawangka at the Australian Indigenous Languages Database, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  2. ^ Bowern & Koch (2004) Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method