Marithiel

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A language of Australia

Alternate Names
Berringen, “Bringen” (pej.), “Brinken” (pej.), Maridhiel, Maridhiyel, Marithiyel, Marrithiyel
Population

15 (2006 census). L2 users: 50.

Location

Northern Territory, south of Daly river and central Daly river; Daly river and Roper river missions, Bagot, Delissaville.

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Language Status

8b (Nearly extinct).

Dialects

Mare-Ammu (Mari-Ammu), Marithiel, Nganygit.

Language Use

Shifting to Kriol [rop].

Language Development
Grammar.