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World Hindi Day: Some unknown facts that you must know about Hindi

first_imgWorld Hindi Day is celebrated on January 10 every year, marking the anniversary of first World Hindi Conference which was held in 1975. The first World Hindi Conference was inaugurated by then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.Since 1975, World Hindi Conference has been organised in different countries like India, Mauritius, United Kingdom, Trinidad and Tobago, United States etc.Let’s take a look at 11 lesser known facts about the language:The word Hindi has originated from the Persian word Hind, which means the land of Indus RiverHindi is the first language of around 430 million people around the worldApart from India, the language is also spoken in Nepal, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago, Suriname, Fiji and Mauritius. Hindi and Nepalese share the same script – DevnagariThe gender aspects of Hindi is very strict. All nouns in Hindi has genders and the adjectives and verbs change according to genderMany English words have been derived from Hindi, such as chutney, loot, bungalow, guru, jungle, karma, yoga, thug, avatar and so onHindi is a descendent of Sanskrit. Its words and grammar follows that of the ancient languageIn linguistic terms, Hindi belongs to the Indo-Iranian sub-family of the Indo-European family of languageHindi has been influenced and enriched by Turkish, Arabic, Persian, English and Dravidian (ancient South India) languagesThe earliest form of Hindi was called Apabhramsa, which was an offspring of Sanskrit. In 400 AD, poet Kalidas wrote Vikramorvashiyam in ApabhramsaThe first book believed to be published in Hindi was Prem Sagar. The book was published by Lalloo Lal and depicted tales of KrishnaHindi is one of the seven Indian languages that can be used to make web URLs.  advertisementlast_img read more

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