Guguyimidjir

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A language of Australia

Alternate Names
Gugu Yimijir, Gugu-Yimidhirr, Guugu Yimidhirr, Guugu Yimithirr, Koko Imudji, Kukuyimidir
Population

780 (2006 census).

Location

Queensland state: Hopevale.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Typology

Has ‘geographical direction’ as opposed to ‘egocentric coordinates’.

Language Use

Children understand but speak little, and mainly speak Aboriginal English.

Language Development
Dictionary. Texts. Bible portions: 1940.
Writing

Latin script [Latn], no longer in use.

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