Tulu
ತುಳು
Country India
Region Tulu Nadu region
(Dakshina Kannada and Udupi district of Karnataka and a part of Kasaragod district of Kerala).
Ethnicity Tuluvas
Speakers
1.85 million (2011 census)
Family
Dravidian
Writing
Tulu script
AreaKarnataka, South Kanara (Dakshina Kannada) and Udipi districts; Kerala, Kasargod District; scattered in other states in India.
Language Sites
ISO 639-3 tcy
Glottolog tulu1258
Tuluspeakers.PNG
Distribution of native Tulu speakers in India
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