Ollari language

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Ollari Kondekor
Gadaba
Native to India
Native speakers
15,000 Ollari; 8,000 Kondekor  (2002; 2000)[1]
Dravidian
  • Central
    • Parji–Gadaba
      • Ollari Kondekor
Language codes
ISO 639-3 Either:
gdb – Ollari (Gadaba)
gau – Kondekor (Gadaba)

The Ollari language (also known as Pottangi Ollar Gadaba, Ollar Gadaba, Ollaro, Hallari, Allar, Hollar Gadbas) is a Central Dravidian language. A closely related variety is Kondekor (also known as Gadaba, San Gadaba, Gadba, Sano, Kondekar, Kondkor, Konḍekor Gadaba). The two are have been treated either as dialects, or as separate languages.[2] They are spoken in and around Pottangi, Koraput district, Orissa and in Srikakulam District, Andhra Pradesh, India.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ollari (Gadaba) at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
    Kondekor (Gadaba) at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Krishnamurti (2003), p. 26.

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