Pardhan

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A language of India

Alternate Names
Pradhan, Pradhani
Population

135,000 (2007). Ethnic population: 347,000.

Location

Chhattisgarh state: Bilaspur, Raipur, and Surguja districts; Madhya Pradesh state: Balaghat, Betul, Chhindwara, Hoshangabad, Jabalpur, Mandla, and Seoni districts; Maharashtra state: Bhandara, Garhchiroli, Nagpur, Wardha, and Yavatmal districts; Telangana state: possibly in Adilbad district.

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Language Status

6b (Threatened).

Language Use

Also use Hindi [hin], in Madhya Pradesh. Also use Marathi [mar], in Maharashtra.

Writing

Unwritten [Qaax].

Other Comments

L1 is Gondi [gon] (Singh 1994b). Hindu.

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