Bellari

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A language of India

Population

1,000 (Van Driem 2007).

Location

Karnataka; Kerala; Tamil Nadu.

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Language Status

7 (Shifting).

Dialects

Related to Tulu [tcy] and Koraga [kfd].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Below 1%.
Other Comments

Bellara is a Scheduled Caste in Karnataka, Kerala, and Tamil Nadu. Speak a dialect of Kannada [kan] (Singh 1995).