The languages that spoke around India is 122. Approximately. The above 10,000 people will speak 122 languages overall 135 crore population in India. Communication makes a lot of connectivity in people. Similarly, the language varies from one state to another state with a huge response. However, according to the constitution, the eighth schedule consists of the following 22 popular languages in India. Therefore, they are Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Dogri, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, and so on.
Divided into Two Languages
The aggressive language is from Indo-Aryan languages are spoken by Indians. With an aggregate of 78.05%. Another language is from Dravidian languages are spoken by the Indians. With a percentage of 19.04%. Therefore, remaining is 2.31% and belongs to Austroasiatic, Sino-Tibetian, Tai-Kadai and other few minor language families. However, the table follows the Indian language list of the family for certain languages.
How many language families are there in India?
India has secured the world’s second place in the highest number of languages. After that, the country called Papua New Guinea.
How many Official Languages are there in India?
India consists of 14 official languages they are listed below
According to the Indian constitution, Hindi is declared as Official Language as per the Devanagari script of the union.
Hindi -551 million native speakers
Hindi is the most widely spoken and popular languages in India. This language is the one which is listed in the official languages of Indian country. Similarly, the number of people who spoke this Hindi as a mother tongue language is increasing day by day. From 2001 to 2018 raised about crores according to the census as 58.09%. Therefore, the fourth most spoken language is “Hindi”. Therefore, it is the most spoken language in India.
This is the language that comes from the Sanskrit. It also influenced by Dravidian, Arabic, Portuguese, English, Persian and Turkey languages. However, this Hindi language is divided into five sectors namely Tatsama, Ardhatasama, Tadbhav, Deshaj, and Videshi. It also includes Awadi, Braj, and khadi bhasha.
English-360 million native speakers
English is popular languages in India that comes from the West Germanic Language. Very frequently used by all in all over the states in India by all the literacy people. For instance, the popular language makes a prominent role in all aspects to understand in an easy way to communicate with each other. Therefore, mainly, we can say English is the topmost language spoken across the world. Similarly, in olden days this language makes an efficient role to communicate with others. However, a huge population across the world mostly speaks this language.
Bengali-270 million native speakers
Bangla is one of the popular languages in India an internal name for Bengali. Similarly, this comes under the family of Indo-Aryan Eastern. This language has secured the official language in Bangladesh. The native speakers are about 270 million speakers. Thus, their writing systems will have Bengali Alphabets and Bengali Braille. After that, this language is governed by the Bangla academy pachamanca Bangla Academy. Similarly, as in the south- Asia Bangladesh is located with a huge number of population. However, this became day by day as a distinct language in India. It explored more in the 19th century and rapid communication in the 20th century. Therefore, it is also spread into the Indian union territory of the Andaman & Nicobar Islands and their neighboring states.
Telugu-92 million native speakers
Telugu is also one of the popular languages in India from the family of Dravidian. The native speakers are from the states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, and a Union territory of Puducherry. It also has secured a fourth official language in India. And in conclusion, it is the 6th place of classical language in the country’s government. Therefore, a huge native speaker that is related to Tamil, Hindi means a near relation between the pronunciation. However, the writing system was Telugu Alphabets and Telugu Braille.
Marathi-83 million native speakers
Marathi is one of the popular language in India from the family of Indo-Aryan usually spoken by the state of Maharashtra. It also secured the fifth official language declared by the Indian government. In other words, it is influenced by the Marathas and became the standard language in India. However, the writing system is Devanagari and Devanagari Braille. The signing form is the Indian signing system and it is regulated by the Maharashtra Prakrit Parishad. And also various varieties in the education system. It is the co-official language in the Indian union territory of Daman and Diu with a huge population in India. Therefore, this language is prominent started in the 3rd century itself.
Therefore, these are the top 5 languages spoken in India. Similarly, there are many popular languages in India that are labeled as official languages. Above all are mostly speaking in our areas and having a prominent role in the sectors.