Dyirringany language

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RegionNew South Wales, Australia
EthnicityDyirringany (Yuin)
Extinctattested 1902[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3None (mis)
sout2771  included in Southern Coastal Yuin[2]

Dyirringany (Djiringanj) is an extinct Australian Aboriginal language of New South Wales. It is not listed in Bowern (2011), but the people are ethnically Yuin. The only attestation of the language are manuscripts and a grammar dating from 1902.[1] It is sometimes classified with Thawa as Southern Coastal Yuin.[2]


  1. ^ a b c Dyirringany at the Australian Indigenous Languages Database, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  2. ^ a b Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "included in Southern Coastal Yuin". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.

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