Dhuwal
Dhay'yi
Country Australia
Region Northern Territory
Ethnicity Daii, Dhuwal, Dhuwala, Makarrwanhalmirr
Speakers
5,171 (2016 census)
Family
Pama–Nyungan
Forms
Dhuwaya
Dialects
  • Gupapuyngu
  • Gumatj
  • Djambarrpuyngu
  • Djapu
  • Liyagalawumirr
  • Guyamirlili
  • Dhalwangu [Dhay'yi]
  • Djarrwark [Dhay'yi]
Sign Lang.
Yolŋu Sign Language
AreaNorthern Territory, Arnhem Land, Roper River, Yirrkala, Lake Evella, Galiwinku, Numbulwam.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 Variously:
dwu – Dhuwal
djr – Djambarrpuyngu
gnn – Gumatj
guf – Gupapuyngu
dax – Dayi (Dhay'yi)
dwy – Dhuwaya
Glottolog dhuw1248  Dhuwal-Dhuwala
dayi1244  Dayi
AIATSIS N198 Dhuwal, N199 Dhuwala, N118 Dhay'yi
Type Date Title Vernacular ID Links