Kadu Sholigar, Sholanayika, Sholiga, Sholigar, Solaga, Solagaru mattu, Solanayakkans, Solega, Soliga, Soligar
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Karnataka state: Mysore district, Biligiri Rangana hills; Tamil Nadu state.
None known. Lexical similarity: 65% with Kannada [kan].
Literacy rate in L2: 31% for Tamil Nadu.
A Scheduled Tribe. May be in the Kannada group. Hindu, traditional religion.