Maithili Dictionary

English to Maithili & Maithili to English

Maithili Maithilī) Dictionary is a bilingual, translates any word from English to Maithili or Maithili to English. Type a word in search box & click on Translate button. Different meanings with language script in unicode will be displayed along with roman script, adjacent, related & suggested words. Maithili Dictionary is a part of Language Networking - a unique social & educational project initiated by KHANDBAHALE.COM with linguists, subject experts, educational institutions & universities. This award-winning online translation dictionary is free & open to all for non-commercial use. It is rated as a top-ranking Maithili dictionary on the Internet & recognized as the most quality & authentic language resource by experts more You can also download Maithili Dictionary on your computer / laptop or mobile / tablet for offline use.

About Maithili Language

Maithili मैथिली, মৈথিলী, Maithilī) is an Indo-Aryan language spoken in South-eastern Nepal and North Bihar of India by 46 million people as of 2000, of which 3 million were in Nepal. It is written with the Devanagari script, but used its own Mithilakshar script in the past.

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Spoken In : India and Nepal. Jharkhand, Northern Bihar, Terai Region of Nepal

Native Speakers: 35 million (2001)

Language family: Indo-European > Indo-Iranian > Indo-Aryan > Eastern > Maithili

Writing system: Devanagari, Mithilakshar

Official language in: 8th schedule of Constitution of India, Bihar

Language codes: mai (ISO 639-2, ISO 639-3)

In 2003, Maithili was included in the Eighth Schedule of the Indian Constitution, which allows the language to be used in education, government, and other official contexts. It is the second most spoken language of Nepal (at around 12%).

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