Ngaanyatjarra Map _1.

This language has been known by many names and variants of names, including:

 Ngaanyatjara, Ngaanjatjarra

It is one of the dialects of the Western Desert Language and is very similar to its close neighbour Ngaatjatjarra, with which it is highly mutually intelligible.


Most Ngaanyatjarra people live in one of the communities of Warburton, Warakurna, Tjukurla, Papulankutja, Mantamaru (Jameson) or Kaltukatjara.



(This map is only here to provide a very general idea of the location)

Aboriginal word glossary