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Learn Gujarati

Get the right language on your travels in India and neighbouring Nepal and Pakistan: due to the high number of spoken languages, the 'official' language may not be the best one to learn for every area. The Indic languages belong to different language families and many use unique alphabets.§

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India

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Indo-Aryan

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Fun facts about Gujarati

Beware false friends between Gujarati and Hindi: mota bhai means 'elder brother' in Gujarati but 'fat brother' in Hindi!

A common insult is to call someone a 'popat' or 'parrot', meaning 'a dumb person'.§

Gujarati has its own numerals. The numbers 1-9 are written: ૦, ૧, ૨, ૩, ૪, ૫, ૬, ૭, ૮, ૯

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