Definitions for konkaniˈkɒŋ kəˌni, ˈkɔŋ-
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Kon•ka•niˈkɒŋ kəˌni, ˈkɔŋ-(n.)
a dialect of Marathi spoken in Goa and adjacent parts of W India.
One of the indigenous peoples of the Konkan Coast of India.
The indigenous peoples of the Konkan Coast of India.
An Indo-Aryan language spoken in the Konkan region of India.
Konkani is an Indo-Aryan language belonging to the Indo-European family of languages and is spoken on the western coast of India. It is one of the 22 scheduled languages mentioned in the 8th schedule of the Indian Constitution and the official language of the Indian state of Goa. It is a minority language in Maharashtra, Karnataka and northern Kerala. Konkani is a member of the southern Indo-Aryan language group. It retains elements of the old Indo-European language structure and shows similarities with both western and eastern Indo-Aryan languages.
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