Santali
ᱥᱟᱱᱛᱟᱲᱤ
Santali written in Ol Chiki script.svg
The word "Santali" in Ol Chiki script
Country India, Bangladesh
Ethnicity Santhal
Speakers
7.6 million (2011 census)
Family
Dialects
  • Mahali (Mahli)
Writing
Official :Ol Chiki script Others:Devanagari, Bengali-Assamese script, Roman script, Odia alphabet
AreaJharkhand, Chotanagpur region, Ranchi, Hazaribagh, Gumla, Santal Pargana, Lohardaga, West Singhbhum, East Singhbhum, Saraikela Kharsawan, Dhanbad districts; Orissa, Balasore, Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar districts; West Bengal, Jalpaiguri, West Medinipur districts; Assam, on tea estates.
Language Sites
ISO 639-2 sat
ISO 639-3 Either:
sat – Santali
mjx – Mahali
Glottolog sant1410  Santali
maha1291  Mahali
Santali map.png
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