Yardliyawara is located in the mid north of the state of South Australia, east of the Flinders Ranges (and the Adnyamathanha language).
It lies north of the Ngadjuri language and west of the Ngurunta and Malyangapa languages.
AIATSIS id : L.07
Adnyamathanha (see also Wailpi), Arabatura, Arkaba-tura (‘Arkaba’ = place name, ‘tura’ = man), Arkabatura, Eura (general term for several groups), Jadliaura (from yadli ‘man’ and yawara ‘word, language’), Jadlijawara, Jadloori, Wonoka (place name), Yadliaura, Yadliawara, Yadlikowera, Yadliyawara, Yadliyawarra, Yadlouri, Yaldikowera (error with transposition of d and l), Yaldikoweray, Yardliyawara (used by AIATSIS).
The above map is based upon the Horton Indigenous Map of Australia © Aboriginal Studies Press, AIATSIS, and Auslig/Sinclair, Knight, Merz, 1996. The full map is available on the AIATSIS website. The locations of the languages of SA, as stated on the this website are not intended for Land Claim use, and are an approximate guide only. Individual language project locations are based on information from publicly available MILR (ILS) documents.