Djugun dialect

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Region Western Australia
Ethnicity Jukun people (Australia)
Extinct by 1982[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 dyd
Glottolog dyug1238[2]

Jukun or Djugun is an Australian Aboriginal language of Western Australia. . There are no longer any fluent speakers of Jukun, but some people may remember it to some degree.


  1. ^ a b Jukun at the Australian Indigenous Languages Database, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Dyugun". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  • Nekes, H.; Worms, E. A. (1953). Australian Languages. Fribourg: Anthropos Institut. 
  • Stokes, B; McGregor, W. B. (2003). "Classification and subclassification of the Nyulnyulan languages". In N. Evans. The Non-Pama-Nyungan Languages of Northern Australia: Comparative Studies of the Continent’s Most Linguistically Complex Region. Canberra: Pacific Linguistics. pp. 29–74.