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Oldest language of india?

Asked by <---saravanan--->, 02 Jun '09 03:20 pm
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Sanskrit an Indo-Aryan language
Answered by Janis, 02 Jun '09 03:34 pm

 
  
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Sanskrit
Answered by bhaskar erram, 02 Jun '09 03:20 pm

 
  
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Sanskrit :D
Answered by conviction, 02 Jun '09 03:46 pm

 
  
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Sanskrit
Answered by sumati gayki, 02 Jun '09 03:31 pm

 
  
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Sanskrit
Answered by arti srivastava, 02 Jun '09 03:24 pm

 
  
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\"Technically, Sanskrit is the oldest of the Old Indo-Aryan languages. Its \"daughter languages\" include the Prakrits of ancient India, Hindi, Bengali, Kashmiri, Urdu, Marathi, Gujarati, Assamese, Nepali, Punjabi and Romany (spoken by the European Roma people).\"
\"Sanskrit, as defined by Pāṇini, had evolved out of the earlier \"Vedic\" form, and scholars often distinguish Vedic Sanskrit and Classical or \"Paninian\" Sanskrit as separate dialects. However, they are extremely similar in many ways and differ mostly in a few points of phonology, vocabulary, and grammar. Classical Sanskrit can therefore be considered a seamless evolution of the earlier Vedic language. Vedic Sanskrit is the language of the Vedas, a large collection of hymns, incantations, and religio-philosophical discussions which form the earliest religious texts in India and the basis for much of the Hindu religion.\"
\"It is interesting to note that orthodox Hinduism believes that the language of the Vedas ...more
Answered by Global Solutions, 02 Jun '09 03:23 pm

 
  
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Sanskrit,devnagri
Answered by ashwani, 02 Jun '09 03:22 pm

 
  
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Some say it is Tamil, and some say it is Sanskrit, but there are anguages used by tribals in Andamans and Bastar which are of very primitive nature and they are the oldest.
Answered by Aditya Misra, 02 Jun '09 03:22 pm

 
  
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Tamil
Answered by anushka desai, 02 Jun '09 03:22 pm

 
  
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Sanskrit
Answered by Pravash Jha, 02 Jun '09 03:20 pm

 
  
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