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ISO 639-3: yum

The combined catalog of all OLAC participants contains the following resources that are relevant to this language:

Other known names and dialect names: Kechan, Quecl, Yuma

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Primary texts

  1. Songs. Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant); Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.001
  2. Songs, followed by a wordlist. Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant); Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.002
  3. Songs and words. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.003
  4. Explanation of songs, followed by a story about a house. Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant); Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.004
  5. Songs and explanation. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.005
  6. Songs and explanation. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.006
  7. Songs and explanation. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.007
  8. Songs. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant). (:unas). California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.008
  9. Songs, followed by talk in Quechan. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.009
  10. Songs, talk in Quechan and English. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.010
  11. Songs, talk in English. Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant); Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.011
  12. Song about celebration of chasing emermy. Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant); Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.012
  13. Song about flying fox. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.013
  14. Talk and song in Quechan. Escalanti, Mary K. (consultant); Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant); Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.014
  15. Review of a song. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant). 1977. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.015
  16. Song. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Peter D. (researcher). 1977. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.016
  17. Song. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Peter D. (consultant). 1977. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.017
  18. Talk in Quechan about plants. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Mary K. (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.018
  19. Talk in Quechan. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Mary K. (consultant). 1976. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.019
  20. Stories and songs. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Mary K. (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.020
  21. Talk in Quechan about plants. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Mary K. (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.021
  22. Coyote stories. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Mary K. (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.022
  23. Coyote stories, followed by discussion. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Mary K. (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.023
  24. Reminiscences. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Mary K. (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.024
  25. Wild plants, followed by talk in Quechan. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Mary K. (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.025
  26. Talk in Quechan. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Mary K. (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.026
  27. New words. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Escalanti, Mary K. (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.027
  28. Coyote and wildcat. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.028
  29. Questions about a story, collector's life and other. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.029
  30. Coyote story. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.030
  31. Talk about birds. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.031
  32. Questions about a story of birds. Kelly, Tom (consultant); Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.032
  33. Talk in Quechan. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.033
  34. Talk about school and tabacco. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.034
  35. Story and explanation. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.035
  36. Relationship between stories and geographical locations. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.036
  37. Coyote stories. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.037
  38. Talk or story in Quechan. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.038
  39. Important places for Yuman people. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.039
  40. Talk in Quechan. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.040
  41. Review of past recording, talk about a boy from Mexico. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.041
  42. Running from school. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.042
  43. Leaders. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.043
  44. Running from school #2. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.044
  45. Leaders #3. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.045
  46. Story: retold. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1981. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.046
  47. Talk in Yuma: name of the story written on the original content sheet. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1981. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.047
  48. Talk in Yuma. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher); Kelly, Tom (consultant). 1981. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.048
  49. Talk in Yuma. n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.049
  50. Conversation about striking kids.. n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.050
  51. Conversation about how to describe a man's behavior in Yuma, exchange of Yuma words. n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.051
  52. Words in Yuma. n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.052
  53. Discussion about different words and their origins/uses in stories.. n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.053
  54. Conversation about whether a certain word refers to the sounds made by creatures at the time that someone was cremated. . n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.054
  55. Conversation about corn and a battle. Starts in English, then switches to Yuma. . n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.055
  56. Review of an unspecified past conversation. . n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.056
  57. Conversation about a little bird. n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.057
  58. Conversation about songs in commemoration of the departed ones. n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.058
  59. Singing in Yuma. n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.059
  60. Conversation about songs . n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.060
  61. Recollection of the content of some songs. n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.061
  62. Talk in Yuma. n.a. 1979. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.062
  63. Talk in Yuma. n.a. 1980. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.063
  64. Talk in Yuma. n.a. 1981. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.064
  65. Inquiry about the origin of a legendary figure. n.a. 1981. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.065
  66. Discussion about an origin story, in which everything is done by the power of thought. Discussion about whether a song goes with this story. . n.a. 1981. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.066
  67. Conversation about a woman's beauty. n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.067
  68. Conversation about the sun's rising and setting. n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.068
  69. Conversation about houses. n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.069
  70. Inquiry about an event. . n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.070
  71. Singing in Yuma and conversation about it. . n.a. 1978. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.071
  72. Talk in Yuma, but it is hard to hear. . n.a. 1980. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:LA 250.072
  73. ONLINEAnalysis: Collins 1-4. The Long Now Foundation. n.d. The Rosetta Project: A Long Now Foundation Library of Human Language. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_yum_vertxt-1

Lexical resources

  1. ONLINE[Comparative ethnobotanical notes and vocabulary]. anonymous (researcher). [[undated]]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:AA.024
  2. Miscellaneous vocabularies of 32 different tribes. Bartlett, John R. (researcher); Husband, Bruce (researcher); Encinas, Fr. (researcher); Whipple, Lt. (researcher); Brown, H.B. (researcher); Heintzelmann, Lt. (researcher); Durald, Martin (researcher); Cawewas, Pedro (consultant); Peraza, Hieronymo (consultant); Alejo, Marcos (consultant); Ortiz, Santiago (consultant); A-he-ba-tu (consultant); Esteban, Colusio (consultant). [undated]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:Bartlett.001
  3. [Yuma vocabulary]. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher). 1962. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:Halpern.036.001
  4. [Yuma verb stems]. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher). [[undated]]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:Halpern.036.002
  5. [Yuma verb stems]. Halpern, Abraham M. (researcher). [[undated]]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:Halpern.036.003

Language descriptions

  1. ONLINEGlottolog 2.3 Resources for Quechan. n.a. 2014. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:glottolog.org:quec1382
  2. ONLINEIntroduction. Miller. n.d. The Rosetta Project: A Long Now Foundation Library of Human Language. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_yum_morsyn-1
  3. ONLINEIntroduction. Miller. n.d. The Rosetta Project: A Long Now Foundation Library of Human Language. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_yum_phon-1
  4. ONLINEWALS Online Resources for Quechan. n.a. 2008. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:wals.info:que

Other resources about the language

  1. ONLINEYuma I: phonemics. Halpern, A. M. 1946. WALS Online RefDB. oai:refdb.wals.info:1571
  2. ONLINEYuma II: morphophonemics. Halpern, A. M. 1946. WALS Online RefDB. oai:refdb.wals.info:1572
  3. ONLINEYuma VI: Miscellaneous morphemes. Halpern, A. M. 1947. WALS Online RefDB. oai:refdb.wals.info:4633
  4. ONLINEQuechan: a language of United States. n.a. 2013. SIL International. oai:ethnologue.com:yum
  5. [Notes on computational phylogenetics]. Oswalt family. [1976-1978]. California Language Archive. oai:cla.berkeley.edu:Oswalt.002.032
  6. ONLINELINGUIST List Resources for Quechan. Anthony Aristar, Director of Linguist List (editor); Helen Aristar-Dry, Director of Linguist List (editor). 2014-08-28. The LINGUIST List (www.linguistlist.org). oai:linguistlist.org:lang_yum

Other known names and dialect names: Kechan, Quecl, Yuma

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