Malayalam

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Malayalam
മലയാളം Malayāḷam
Malayalamname.svg
Malayalam in Malayalam script
Native tae Indie
Region Kerala, Lakshadweep, Mahé (Puducherry)
Ethnicity Malayali
Native speakers
40 million (2015)
Malayalam alphabet (Brahmic)
Malayalam Braille
Offeecial status
Offeecial leid in
 Indian states: Kerala (State),[1] Lakshadweep (Territory), Puducherry (Territory)
Regulatit bi Academy for Malayalam literature, Govrenment o Kerala
Leid codes
ISO 639-1 ml
ISO 639-2 mal
ISO 639-3 mal
Glottolog mala1464[2]
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Malayalam-speakin aurie

Malayalam /mæləˈjɑːləm/[3] (മലയാളം, Malayāḷam ? [mɐləjaːɭəm]), whiles referred tae as Kairali, is a leid spoken in Indie, predominantly in the state o Kerala.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Official languages, UNESCO, retrieved 2007-05-10 
  2. Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Malayalam". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. Laurie Bauer, 2007, The Linguistics Student’s Handbook, Edinburgh