Kingkel languages

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Kingkel
Rockhampton–Gladstone
Geographic
distribution
Queensland
Linguistic classification Pama–Nyungan
Subdivisions
Glottolog rock1234[1]

Kingkel is a putative small branch of the Pama–Nyungan family in Queensland, consisting of:

The two languages are not close.

Bowern (2011) reclassified Darumbal as a Maric language, but did not address Bayali.

Map of traditional lands of Aboriginal people around Mackay, Rockhampton and Gladstone, Queensland.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Rockhampton–Gladstone". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.