Names of the Republic of India in its official languages

The following table lists the names of the Republic of India in each of the twenty-three constitutionally recognised languages listed in the Eighth Schedule to the Constitution of India[1]. Hindi and English are the languages used by the Union Government for official work.[2]

Language Long form Transliteration Short form Transliteration
Assamese ভাৰত গণৰাজ্য Bhārôt Gônôrajyô ভাৰত Bhārôt
Bengali ভারতীয় প্রজাতন্ত্র Bhārotio Projatôntro ভারত Bhārot
Bhojpuri Bhārat Gaṇarājya
भारत
Bhārat
English[3] Republic of India India
Gujarati Bhārtiya Gantāntrā
ભારત
Bhārat
Hindi Bhāratiya Gaṇarājya
भारत
Bhārat
Kannada Bhārata Gaṇarājya
ಇ೦ಡಿಯಾ
Bhārata,India
Konkani language
भारत गणराज्य
Bhārat Gaṇarājya
भारत
Bhārat
Malayalam Bhārata Mahārājyam
ഭാരതം, ഇന്ത്യ
Bhāratam, Intya
Meitei Manipuri ভারত গণরাজ্য Bhārata Gaṇarājya ভারত Bhārata
Marathi Bhārtiya Prajāsattāk
भारत
Bhārat,
Nepali Bhārat Gaṇarādzya
भारत
Bhārat
Oriya Bhārata Gaṇarājya
ଭାରତ
Bhārata
Punjabi Pā̀rat Gaṇtantar
ਭਾਰਤ
Pā̀rat
Sanskrit Bhārata Mahārājyam
भारतम्
Bhāratam
Sindhi
भारत गणराज्य
Bhārat Gaṇarājya
भारत,
ڀارت،
Bhārat
Tamil[4] Indhiyak kudiyarasu
இந்தியா
Indhiyā
Telugu Bhārata Gaṇataṇtra Rājyamu
భారత దేశము
Bhārata Desamu
Urdu Jumhūrīyat-e Bhārat
بھارت
Bhārat

See also

References

  1. ^ "Eighth Schedule". National Informatics Centre (NIC). 2007. http://lawmin.nic.in/coi/EIGHTH-SCHEDULE.pdf. Retrieved 2007-06-26. 
  2. ^ "The Union: Official Language". National Informatics Centre (NIC). 2007. http://india.gov.in/knowindia/official_language.php. Retrieved 2007-06-24. 
  3. ^ "CIA Factbook: India". CIA. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/in.html. Retrieved 2007-03-10. 
  4. ^ "Government of Tamil Nadu Official site". National Informatics Centre (NIC). 2007. http://www.tn.gov.in/tamiltngov/government.htm. Retrieved 2007-06-26. 

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