Language of the Day for 15 February 2020


Kumbaran [wkb]

A language of
Population Full
10,000 (2004 NLCI).
6b (Threatened).
Language Use
Fairly vigorous in Wayanad District although Malayalam [mal] is used some in home and village. Some young people, all adults. Positive attitudes, especially in Wayanad District. Also use English [eng].
Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: Below 50% for older adults in Kerala.