Wakawaka language

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Waga
Wakawaka
Region Queensland
Extinct (date missing)
Dialects
Language codes
ISO 639-3 wkw
Glottolog waka1274[2]
AIATSIS[3] E28

Waga, or Wakawaka or Wakka Wakka, is an extinct Pama–Nyungan language formerly spoken around Brisbane, Australia. [4]

Kaiabara/Gayabara, Nguwera/Ngoera, and Buyibara may be varieties or alternative names.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dixon, R. M. W. (2002). Australian Languages: Their Nature and Development. Cambridge University Press. p. xxxiv. 
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Wakawaka". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  3. ^ Waga at the Australian Indigenous Languages Database, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  4. ^ Waka Waka - ATSIDA