Alyawarr

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A language of Australia

Alternate Names
Aljawara, Alyawarra, Alyawarre, Iliaura, Yowera
Population

1,660 (2006 census).

Location

Northern Territory and Queensland, Sandover and Tennant creek areas.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

None known. Related to Western Arrarnte [are], Anmatyerre [amx], and Kaytetye [gbb].

Language Use

Low proficiency in English [eng].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 40%. Dictionary. Grammar. Bible portions: 1994–2013.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].