Assamese language facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAssamese
|Asamiya (Ôxômiya) অসমীয়া|
The word Ôxômiya ('Assamese') in Assamese script
|Native to||Bangladesh , India , Bengal|
|Region||Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland|
|Native speakers||15 million (2010)ne2010|
|Writing system||Eastern Nagari (Assamese)
Latin alphabet (Nagamese Creole)
|Official language in||India (Assam)|
|Regulated by||Asam Sahitya Sabha (literature/rhetorical congress of Assam)|
Assamese speakers in South Asia (with lighter shades of green signifying non-majority amount of speakers)
Assamese (Assamese: অসমীয়া translated asÔxômiya) is the easternmost Indo-Aryan language, spoken most in the state of Assam in North-East India. It is also the main language of Assam. It is spoken in parts of Arunachal Pradesh and other northeast Indian states.
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Rô One of the consonants of Assamese script.
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