Manna-Dora language

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Native to India
Region Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu
Ethnicity 30,000 (no date)
Native speakers
(no estimate available)[1]
  • South-Central
Language codes
ISO 639-3 mju
Glottolog mann1245[2]

Manna-Dora is either a nearly extinct Dravidian language closely related to Telugu, or a dialect of Telugu. It is spoken by the eponymous Scheduled Tribe in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India.[3][4]


  1. ^ Manna-Dora at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Manna-Dora". Glottolog. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. ^ Cite error: The named reference e17 was invoked but never defined (see the help page).
  4. ^ "List of notified Scheduled Tribes". Census India. pp. 21–22. Retrieved 15 December 2013.