Ngurmbur language

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Region Northern Territory
Extinct (date missing)
Language codes
ISO 639-3 nrx
Glottolog ngur1260[1]
AIATSIS[2] N40.1

Ngumbur (Ngomburr) is a supposed extinct Australian Aboriginal language. It has sometimes been assumed to be a dialect of Umbugarla,[2] but it is not attested; the only evidence to go on is that neighboring peoples reported that it was similar to Umbugarla.[3]


  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Ngurmbur". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  2. ^ a b Ngurmbur at the Australian Indigenous Languages Database, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  3. ^ Hammarström (2015) Ethnologue 16/17/18th editions: a comprehensive review: online appendices