Ngarigo language

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Ngarigo
Jaitmathang
Southern Inland Yuin
Region New South Wales & ACT, Australia
Ethnicity Ngarigo people
Native speakers
5 (2004)[1]
Dialects
Yaithmathang
Walgalu (Wolgal)
Language codes
ISO 639-3 Either:
xni – Ngarigo
xjt – Jaitmathang
Glottolog sout2770[2]
AIATSIS[1] S46

Ngarigo (Ngarigu) is a nearly extinct Australian Aboriginal language, the traditional language of the Ngarigo people.

Yaithmathang (Jaitmathang), also known as Gundungerre, was a dialect.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Ngarigo 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). "Southern Inland Yuin". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.