Central Dravidian


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Noun1.Central Dravidian - a Dravidian language spoken primarily in central India
Dravidian language, Dravidic, Dravidian - a large family of languages spoken in south and central India and Sri Lanka
Kolami - the Dravidian language spoken by the Kolam in central India
Naiki - a Dravidian language spoken in south central India
Parji - a Dravidian language spoken in south central India
Ollari - a Dravidian language spoken in south central India
Gadaba - the Dravidian language spoken by the Gadaba
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Dybo's explanation, in the case of markedness this nostratic suffix (based on the examples from Turkic, Mongolic and Central Dravidian languages) indicates not only the definiteness of an object but also its complete engagement by activity, bringing it forth from the group.
His Kolami, a Dravidian Language (1955a) deals with an analysis of Kolami descriptively (structurally in Bloomfieldian terms) and also discusses its place in Central Dravidian, as well as providing an etymological index of Kolami words.
c- in South and Central Dravidian, but have velars (k-, x-, kh-) in Kurux, Malto, and Brahui.

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