Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Barimaia (WA)
LocationAt Cue, Nannine, Mount Magnet; southwest almost to Yalgoo, northwestern boundary is on Sandford River divide. They circumcise and subincise.
Co-ordinates118°5'E x 27°45'S
Area11,300 sq. m. (29,400 sq. km.)
ReferencesBates, 1914; Tindale, 1940, 1966 MS; Birdsell, 1953 MS; O'Grady, 1953 MS; Davidson and McCarthy, 1957; Fink, 1957 MS; Berndt, 1959; Berndt and Berndt, 1964.
Alternative NamesParimaia (valid alternative), Bardimaia, Badimaia, Badimala, Padimaia, Badimara, Patimara, Wardal, Waadal (means 'west' in Pini language), Bidungu (name given by Wadjari meaning 'users of rockhole water,' derogatory term implying shiftlessness).
This information is reproduced from NB Tindale's Aboriginal Tribes of Australia (1974). Please be aware that much of the data relating to Aboriginal language group distribution and definition has undergone revision since 1974. Please note also that this catalogue represents Tindale's attempt to depict Aboriginal tribal distribution at the time of European contact.

Collection AA338 Norman Barnett Tindale