uTalk language logo

Learn Malayalam

Mit über 130 ausgewählten Sprachen hilft Ihnen uTalk sofort mit dem Sprechen!

Learn Malayalam with uTalk
Planet Earth

Where Is It Spoken?


People Talking

Number Of Speakers


Family Tree

Language Family


Arrow facing left to cycle backwards through text
Play sample text audio Play sample text audio
Arrow facing left to cycle forward through text

Fun facts about Malayalam

The script is very rounded because it used to be written on palm leaves, which would tear if straight lines were used.

Malayalam has quite a large number of household words of Portuguese origin: for example, 'chāvi' means 'key' (from 'chave'), 'janāla' means 'window' (from 'janela'), 'alamāra' means 'cupboard' (from 'armário').

The idiom ആന വായില്‍ അമ്പഴങ്ങാ means 'a small fruit in an elephant's mouth', or too small an amount to satisfy a great need.

Over 30 million people have started speaking a new language with uTalk


Over 2500 words and phrases, across 60+ topics covering everyday situations

Native Speakers

Practise speaking and compare your pronunciation with native speakers


Game-based learning is fun and intuitive