Dravidian languages

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Dravidian
Geographic
distribution:
South Asia, mostly South India
Linguistic classification: One of the world's major language families
Proto-language: Proto-Dravidian
Subdivisions:
Northern
Central
Southern
Ethnologue code: 1282-16
ISO 639-2 and 639-5: dra
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Places where Dravidian languages are spoken

The Dravidian languages are a language family. They are mainly spoken in South India, Northern Sri Lanka and southern Pakistan. There are about 26 languages in this family.

List of Dravidian languages[change | edit source]