Yidinyic languages

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Yidinyic
Geographic
distribution
Australia
Linguistic classification Pama–Nyungan
  • Yimidhirr–Yalanji–Yidinic
    • Yidinyic
Subdivisions
Glottolog yidi1249[1]

The Yidinyic languages are a pair of languages, previously classified as Paman, proposed to form a separate branch of the Pama–Nyungan family.[2] They are:

However, Bowern (2011) only separates out Yidiny itself, leaving Djabugay in Paman.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Yidinic". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  2. ^ Yidinyic language group. Language and Peoples Thesaurus. Accessed 2010-09-27.
  3. ^ Bowern, Claire. 2011. "How Many Languages Were Spoken in Australia?", Anggarrgoon: Australian languages on the web, December 23, 2011 (corrected February 6, 2012)