Dhalandji language

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Dhalandji
Native toAustralia
Native speakers
6 (2005)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3Either:
dhl – Dhalandji
pnv – Pinigura
Glottologdhal1245  Dhalandji[2]
pini1244  Pinigura[3]
AIATSIS[1]W26 Thalanyji, W34 Pinikura

Dhalandji of Thalanyji (also spelt Dhalanyji, Thalantji) and Binigura or Pinikura (also spelt Pinigura), are two closely related languages from the Pilbara region of Western Australia. They are part of the Kanyara subgroup of the Pama–Nyungan language family.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Thalanyji at the Australian Indigenous Languages Database, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies  (see the info box for additional links)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Dhalandji". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Pinigura". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.