Manna-Dora language

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Native to India
Region Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu
Ethnicity 30,000 (no date)[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]


  1. ^ Manna-Dora language at Ethnologue (16th ed., 2009)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Manna-Dora". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 
  3. ^ "List of notified Scheduled Tribes" (PDF). Census India. pp. 21–22. Retrieved 15 December 2013.