Santali language facts for kids

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Santali
Satār
Native to India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan
Ethnicity Santal and Teraibasi Santali
Native speakers 6.3 million  (2001 census – 2011)e18
Language family
Austro-Asiatic
  • Munda
    • North Munda
      • Kherwari
        • Santali
Dialects
Mahali (Mahli)
Writing system Ol Chiki

Santali is the official language of the SANTAL community. Most Santal people live in Jharkhand, Odisha, or West Bengal.


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