Dravidian languages facts for kids
|South Asia, mostly South India|
|Linguistic classification:||One of the world's major language families|
|ISO 639-2 and 639-5:||dra|
Places where Dravidian languages are spoken
The Dravidian languages are a language family spoken by Dravidian peoples. The languages are mainly spoken in South India, western Bangladesh, northern Sri Lanka and southern Pakistan. There are about 26 languages in this family.
Main Dravidian languages
- Telugu language 85,000,000 speakers
- Tamil language 100,000,000 speakers
- Kannada language 49,000,000 speakers
- Malayalam language 38,000,000 speakers
- Languages of South Asia
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