Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Juat (WA)
LocationAt Gingin, Moora, New Norcia, Moore River, and Cape Leschenault; north to about Hill River; inland to near 243 Miling and Victoria Plains. The last surviving male member of the Whadjuk tribe, Ngepal, spoke the name of this tribe as ['I:wat] = [I:wat]. Color plate 36 is relevant.
Co-ordinates115°55'E x 30°55'S
Area6,500 sq. m. (16,900 sq. km.)
ReferencesSalvado and Monger in Curr, 1886; Giglioli, 1911; Bates, 1915; Tindale, 1940, 1953 MS, 1966 MS; Australian Encyclopedia, 1958.
Alternative Names['juat] = ['juat] = no, I:wat, Yued, New Norcia tribe, Minnalyungar (general name given by northerners, means 'southern people'), Jaburu-jungara (Whadjuk name, where Jaburu = north), Tirarop (one of the terms of their social organization), Jabanwongi (name applied to language).
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