Yinhawangka language

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Native to Australia
Extinct (date missing)
2 self-reported (2006 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 ywg
Glottolog yinh1234  Yinhawangka[2]

Yinhawangka (Inawangga) is a Pama–Nyungan language of Western Australia. Dench (1995) believed there was insufficient data to enable it to be confidently classified, but Bowern & Koch (2004) include it among the Ngayarda languages without proviso.[3]


  1. ^ a b Yinhawangka at the Australian Indigenous Languages Database, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Yinhawangka". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  3. ^ Bowern & Koch (2004) Australian Languages: Classification and the Comparative Method