Aranadan is a Dravidian language spoken by approximately 200 people, predominantly in the Malappuram District of Kerala state, India. It is similar to Malayalam and Tamil, and also contains elements of the Kannada language. It is also known as Aranatan and Eranadans.
- ^ Aranadan at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
- ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Aranadan". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology.
- ^ Ethnologue report for language code: aaf
- ^ Kakkoth, Seetha (2004). "Demographic profile of an autochthonous tribe: the Aranadan of Kerala". Anthropologist 6 (3): 163–167. Retrieved 5 April 2011.