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Which is the oldest language in India still we are using. ?

Asked by shyamala sharma, 23 Sep '08 02:10 pm
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Sanskrit
Answered by raghu rao, 23 Sep '08 02:11 pm

 
  
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Sanskrit & Pali
Answered by vedprakash sharma, 24 Sep '08 11:07 pm

 
  
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Tamil
Answered by gem mina, 23 Sep '08 08:23 pm

 
  
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The Puranas say that Saraswathi, goddess of education, spoke Telugu when she learned to speak and Sanskrit after pubery. You can verigy this with a Sanskrit professor at a university nearest to you. Telugu people have a legend that one of their ancestors went to Europe more than 10000 of years ago. Many cognate words have formed due to the interaction. Some are given below. The second one is a Telugu word having the same meaning which is being used for more than a 2000 years: attic - attaca. asset - aasti. beat - baadu. boat - padava. bore - boriya. boy - abbayi. cavity - guvta. cattle - goddulu. cheek - chekku. chin - chunbu. cut - kota. dull - deela. elope - lepuka. fat - boddu. foundation - punaadi. gale - gaali. lace - allica. link - lanke. mask - musugu. master - mestri. mead - metha. mouth - moothi. mud - matti. murky - muriki. nerve - narav. oath - ottu. pale - paali. pan - penam. pap - pappa. piece - pisaru. put - pettu. site - chotu. short - chiruta. s ...more
Answered by DRSiva, 23 Sep '08 02:56 pm

 
  
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Hindus - sanskrit is the oldest language.
Answered by devender kumar, 23 Sep '08 02:44 pm

 
  
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Sanskrit & tamil.
Answered by douglas raja, 23 Sep '08 02:26 pm

 
  
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Tamil it is
Answered by Saj Sierra, 23 Sep '08 02:16 pm

 
  
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Monjodara ppl spoke & wrote in a language which we do not know biut is oldest Sanskrit is continuesly used & undestood language in the world All Hindus use during pooja, marrige& other events
Answered by vunnam jalaramaiah, 23 Sep '08 02:13 pm

 
  
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Tamil
Answered by nargis bhambi, 23 Sep '08 02:13 pm

 
  
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Santhali --older than sanskrit
Answered by HARIJIBAN BANERJEE, 23 Sep '08 02:12 pm

 
  
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