Durubalic languages

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Durubalic
Geographic
distribution
Queensland
Linguistic classification Pama–Nyungan
  • Southeast
    • New South Wales
      • Durubal–Bandjalang
        • Durubalic
Subdivisions
Glottolog None
duru1247  (Nunungal–Yagara)[1]
guwa1244  (Guwar)[2]
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Durubalic languages (green) among other Pama–Nyungan (tan)

Durubalic is a small family of extinct Australian Aboriginal languages of Queensland.

Bowern (2011) lists five Durubalic languages:

Dixon (2002) considers all but Guwar to be different dialects of the Yagara language.[4] Tony Jefferies (2011) links Gowar to the Bandjalangic languages rather than to Durubalic.

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Durubulic". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Guwar". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ Minjerribah Moorgumpin Elder-in Council Jandai Language Dictionary. Dunwich, Queensland, Australia.: Minjerribah Moorgumpin Elder-in Council Aboriginal Corporation. 2011. ISBN 9780987096609.
  4. ^ Dixon, Robert M. W. (2002). Australian Languages: Their Nature and Development. New York: Cambridge University Press. pp. xxxiv. ISBN 0521473780.

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