Dubli

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A language of India

Alternate Names
Dubala, Dubla, Rathod, Talavia
Population

252,000 (2007). Ethnic population: 791,000 (2007).

Location

Gujarat, Surat, Valsad, Bharuch (Broach), and Vadodara districts; Maharashtra, Thane District, Talasari and Dahanu areas; Dadra and Nagar Haveli; Daman and Diu; Karnataka; Rajasthan.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Dialects

Dubli of Bharuch District is intelligible with Dungri dialect of Vasavi [vas].

Language Use

Over half the ethnic group uses Gujarati [guj] (2007).

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 48% in Gujarat (2001 census).
Other Comments

A Scheduled Tribe. Glossonym: Dubli. Ethnonym: Dubla. Hindu.