Kunjen

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A language of Australia

Alternate Names
Guguminjen, Kukumindjen
Population

20 (1991 B. Sommer), decreasing. 40 with some knowledge. Ethnic population: 300 (1991 B. Sommer).

Location

Queensland, Wrotham Park, Kowanyama, Edward river.

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Language Status

8a (Moribund).

Dialects

Oykangand (Ogondyan, Olgel, Olgol).

Language Use

Shifting to Torres Strait Creole [tcs]. Most also use other Aboriginal languages or Kriol [rop]. Also use English [eng]. Used as L2 by Gugubera [kkp].

Language Development
Dictionary. Bible portions: 1967.