Language and Linguistics
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The Hindu tradition goes back to the prehistoric mergers of various linguistic and cultural communities in the South A…

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Madhav Deshpande, “Language and Linguistics”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Edited by: Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 19 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2012

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