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Wunambal

EAA (Encyclopaedia of Aboriginal Australia, Horton ed.)
* Wunambul

AIATSIS (Austr. Inst. of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies)
K.22 Wunambal (click)

SIL (Summer Institute of Linguistics)
WUB WUNAMBAL --> Wunambalic (4) --> --> Wororan (7) (number of languages in each group or family between brackets)
State: WA
(please be aware that this map is NOT hand-drawn, but machine generated using approximate coordinates adjusted from Tindale's records. This map is only here to provide a very general idea of the location)

map of location of tribe

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Alternative names found in the literature for this group

Wunabulu
Wunambullu
Laiau
Wardana
Winjai (eastern group)
Kanaria (northeastern grp)
Peremanggurei (grpe name)
Jamindjal
Jarmindjal (by Worora)
Unambal
Wonambul
Wumnabal
Wunambulu
Unambalnge (people of tribe)
Wunambal
* Wunambul

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Place and geographical locations that are often associated to this group.
Please note that these are places that were or are mentioned in the literature, some are inaccurate. Under no circumstances can this list be used in the context of any sorts of claims, indigenous or not.

Admiralty Gulf; Brunswick Bay; Cape Wellington; Carson River; Institut Group (Islands); King Edward River; Laiau Islands; Montalivet Group; Osborne Islands; Port Warrender; Prince Frederick Harbour; York Sound;

Bibliographic references for this record

I suggest you also use the above-mentioned AIATSIS name in the AIATSIS MURA catalogue for bibliographic references

LOMMEL A. 1950. Notes on sexual behavior and initiation, Wunambal tribe, north-western Australia. Oceania, 20, p. 158-164.

LOMMEL A. 1952. Die Unambal ein Stamm in Nordwest-Australien. Hamburg: Hamburgisch. Museum fur Voelkerkunde, Monographien zur Voelkerkunde, nr. 11.

LOMMEL A. 1950. Notes on sexual behavior and initiation, Wunambal tribe, north-western Australia. Oceania, 20, p. 158-164.

LOMMEL A. 1952. Die Unambal ein Stamm in Nordwest-Australien. Hamburg: Hamburgisch. Museum fur Voelkerkunde, Monographien zur Voelkerkunde, nr. 11.

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