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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 Asian re…

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Deshpande, Madhav, “Language and Linguistics”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Editor-in-Chief Associate Editors Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 29 January 2022 <>
First published online: 2018

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