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Kumaoni language

Index Kumaoni language

The Kumaoni language is a Central Pahari language. [1]

53 relations: Almora, Askot, Aspirated consonant, Śāradā script, Baitada, Baitadi District, Bedu Pako, Bhotiya, Champawat, Darchula District, Devanagari, Dialect continuum, Didihat, Doti, Dwarahat, Epenthesis, Ethnologue, Gangolihat, Garhwal division, Garhwali language, Garkha, Grammatical conjugation, Grammatical tense, Gujarati language, Hindi, India, Indo-Aryan languages, Indo-Iranian languages, Jawaharlal Nehru, Johar Valley, Kashmiri language, Khasas, Kumaon division, Kumauni people, List of languages by number of native speakers in India, Margaret Alva, Mohan Upreti, Mukteshwar, Nainital, Nepal, Nepali language, Northern Indo-Aryan languages, Palpa language, Pithoragarh, Rajasthani language, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand, Ranikhet, Shailesh Matiyani, Shauka tribe, Takri alphabet, ..., The Energy and Resources Institute, UNESCO, Uttarakhand. Expand index (3 more) »


Almora is a municipal board and a cantonment town in the Almora district in the state of Uttarakhand, India.

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Askot or Askote (असकोट) is a small Himalayan town in Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand in India.

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Aspirated consonant

In phonetics, aspiration is the strong burst of breath that accompanies either the release or, in the case of preaspiration, the closure of some obstruents.

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Śāradā script

The Śāradā, Sarada or Sharada script is an abugida writing system of the Brahmic family of scripts.

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Baitada or Baitadeli also Soradi is referred to the people of Baitadi district, of Nepal and also one of the dialect of Kumauni language spoken in the Baitadi District of Nepal or similar language spoken in other area like Darchula, Bhajhang, Dadeldhura, kanchanpur and kailali Districts of Nepal.

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Baitadi District

Baitadi District (बैतडी जिल्ला), historical name “Bairath” (बैराथ), a part of Province No. 7, is one of the seventy-five districts of Nepal.

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Bedu Pako

Bedu Pako: बेड़ू पाको; lit.

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Bhotiya or Bhot (भोटिया) are groups of ethno-linguistically related Tibetan people living in the Transhimalayan region of the SAARC countries.

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Champawat is a town and a Nagar Palika Parishad in Champawat district in the state of Uttarakhand, India.

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Darchula District

Darchula District (दार्चुला जिल्ला, a part of Province No. 7, is one of the seventy-five districts of Nepal. The district, with Darchula as its district headquarters, covers an area of 2,322 km² and has a population (2011) of 133,274. The number of male 63,609 and female 69,855. Decadal Change(%) 9.40, Annual Growth Rate(%) 0.90, Sex Ratio(males per 100 females) 91, Absent (abroad) Population Total 6,867, where number of male 5,880 and female 987. Total Number of House 22,948. Total Number of Household 25,802. Average Household Size 5.17. Population Density 57 km2. The town has an indian counterpart to its northwest, named Dharchula. The split between the two towns is just virtual as the traditions, culture, and lifestyle of the people living across both the regions are quite similar.

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Devanagari (देवनागरी,, a compound of "''deva''" देव and "''nāgarī''" नागरी; Hindi pronunciation), also called Nagari (Nāgarī, नागरी),Kathleen Kuiper (2010), The Culture of India, New York: The Rosen Publishing Group,, page 83 is an abugida (alphasyllabary) used in India and Nepal.

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Dialect continuum

A dialect continuum or dialect chain is a spread of language varieties spoken across some geographical area such that neighbouring varieties differ only slightly, but the differences accumulate over distance so that widely separated varieties are not mutually intelligible.

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Didihat is a town and a Nagar Palika in Pithoragarh District in the state of Uttarakhand, India.

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Doti (Devnagari; डोटी), also known as Doti region, Dotigarh (डोटीगढ़) as used in the Jagar (folk tales; जागर), and the Farwestern region of Nepal, is a region situated between River Kali boarding to the Uttarakhand in the west and Karnali river on the east.

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Dwarahat is a town and a nagar panchayat in Almora district in the state of Uttarakhand, India.

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In phonology, epenthesis (Greek) means the addition of one or more sounds to a word, especially to the interior of a word (at the beginning prothesis and at the end paragoge are commonly used).

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Ethnologue: Languages of the World is an annual reference publication in print and online that provides statistics and other information on the living languages of the world.

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Gangolihat is a small Himalayan hill town in the Pithoragarh district of Uttarakhand, India.

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Garhwal division

Garhwal (IPA: /ɡəɽʋːɔɭ/) is the western region and administrative division of the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand which is home to the Garhwali people.

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Garhwali language

Garhwali language (गढ़वळि भाख/भासा) is a Central Pahari language belonging to the Northern Zone of Indo-Aryan languages.

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Garkha is the Himalayan fertile and lush green mountain country in front of Askot region of Uttarakhand state of India in the Pithoragarh district.

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Grammatical conjugation

In linguistics, conjugation is the creation of derived forms of a verb from its principal parts by inflection (alteration of form according to rules of grammar).

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Grammatical tense

In grammar, tense is a category that expresses time reference with reference to the moment of speaking.

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Gujarati language

Gujarati (ગુજરાતી) is an Indo-Aryan language native to the Indian state of Gujarat.

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Hindi (Devanagari: हिन्दी, IAST: Hindī), or Modern Standard Hindi (Devanagari: मानक हिन्दी, IAST: Mānak Hindī) is a standardised and Sanskritised register of the Hindustani language.

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India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.

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Indo-Aryan languages

The Indo-Aryan or Indic languages are the dominant language family of the Indian subcontinent.

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Indo-Iranian languages

The Indo-Iranian languages or Indo-Iranic languages, or Aryan languages, constitute the largest and easternmost extant branch of the Indo-European language family.

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Jawaharlal Nehru

Jawaharlal Nehru (14 November 1889 – 27 May 1964) was the first Prime Minister of India and a central figure in Indian politics before and after independence.

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Johar Valley

Johaar Valley (also known as Milam valley or Gori Ganga valley) is a valley located in Uttarakhand, India, along the Gori Ganga river.

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Kashmiri language

Kashmiri (کأشُر), or Koshur (pronounced kọ̄šur or kạ̄šur) is a language from the Dardic subgroup of Indo-Aryan languages and it is spoken primarily in the Kashmir Valley and Chenab Valley of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Khasas (Devanāgarī: खश) are a tribe mentioned in the ancient Indian and Tibetan literatures.

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Kumaon division

For Kumaoni people see Kumaoni people Kumaon or Kumaun is one of the two regions and administrative divisions of Uttarakhand, a mountainous state of northern India, the other being Garhwal.

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Kumauni people

Kumauni or Kumaoni are people from Kumaon region of Uttarakhand, India.

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List of languages by number of native speakers in India

India is home to several hundred languages.

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Margaret Alva

Margaret Alva (née Margaret Nazareth, born 14 April 1942) was the governor of the Indian state of Rajasthan until the end of her tenure in August 2014; she had previously been governor of Uttarakhand.

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Mohan Upreti

Mohan Upreti (Hindi: मोहन उप्रेती) (1928–1997) was an Indian theatre director, playwright and a music composer, considered one of the pioneers in Indian theatre music.

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Mukteshwar is a town and tourist destination in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand, India.

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Nainital is a popular hill station in the Indian state of Uttarakhand and headquarters of Nainital district in the Kumaon foothills of the outer Himalayas.

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Nepal (नेपाल), officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal (सङ्घीय लोकतान्त्रिक गणतन्त्र नेपाल), is a landlocked country in South Asia located mainly in the Himalayas but also includes parts of the Indo-Gangetic Plain.

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Nepali language

Nepali known by endonym Khas-kura (खस कुरा) is an Indo-Aryan language of the sub-branch of Eastern Pahari.

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Northern Indo-Aryan languages

The Northern Indo-Aryan languages, also known as Pahāṛi languages, are a group of Indo-Aryan languages spoken in the lower ranges of the Himalayas, from Nepal in the east, through the Indian states of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh.

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Palpa language

The extinct Palpa language of Nepal is closely related to the Nepali language, and is sometimes considered a dialect of it.

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Pithoragarh is a town with a Municipal Board in the Pithoragarh district in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, which was carved out of the Almora district in 1960.

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Rajasthani language

Rajasthani (Devanagari: राजस्थानी) refers to a group of Indo-Aryan languages spoken primarily in the state of Rajasthan and adjacent areas of Haryana, Punjab, Gujarat, and Madhya Pradesh in India.

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Ramnagar, Uttarakhand

Ramnagar is a small town and municipal board in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand, India.

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Ranikhet is a hill station and cantonment town in Almora district in the Indian state of Uttarakhand.

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Shailesh Matiyani

Ramesh Singh Matiyani 'Shailesh', popularly known as Shailesh Matiyani (14 October 1931 – 24 April 2001), abhivyakti-hindi.org is a Hindi writer, poet, essayist from Uttarakhand, India.

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Shauka tribe

The Shauka Thakur living in the Johar Valley of Gori Ganga river in Munsyari Tehsil of the Pithoragarh district are also known as Johari Thakur'.

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Takri alphabet

The Takri script (Devanagari: ताकरी; sometimes called Tankri) is an abugida writing system of the Brahmic family of scripts.

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The Energy and Resources Institute

The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) is a research institute based in New Delhi that conducts research work in the fields of energy, environment and sustainable development.

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The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) based in Paris.

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Uttarakhand, officially the State of Uttarakhand (Uttarākhaṇḍ Rājya), formerly known as Uttaranchal, is a state in the northern part of India.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kumaoni_language

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