Kannada, also known as Canarese or Kanarese, is the official language of the southern Indian state of Karnataka. It’s spoken by about 44 million people in the Indian states of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra. It’s as old as Tamil and one of the most well known, ancient Dravidian languages of India.
What does Dravidian mean?
The family of languages spoken in southern India and Sri Lanka i.e. the big four (Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada).
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