Madurai Tamil

Madurai Tamil is the dialect spoken in the city of Madurai and over a vast geographical area of South Tamil Nadu, the area once ruled by the Pandiya Kings. It differs substantially from Nellai Tamil, a region which was also part of the Pandiya domain.

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Madurai Tamil Sangam
... Madurai Tamil Sangamalso known as 4th Tamil Sangam was a language academy founded by Prince Paandi Thurai Thevar and other Tamil language scholars to promote the use of Tamil language and Tamil culture in the ... It was modeled after the legendary Sangams of Madurai city as mentioned in ancient Tamil literature ... As there were three Tamil Sangams before, this one was considered to be the fourth one ...
Region of Madurai Tamil
... Madurai Aruppukottai Virudunagar Melur Usilampatti Paramakudi Dindigul Theni Ramanathapuram Sivagangai Natham The common dialect has made the term Madurai refer to a much larger area than it ... for people from any of the above cities to introduce themselves as people of Madurai ... Tamil language History Proto-Dravidian Old Tamil Middle Tamil Modern Tamil Manipravalam Cankam Tamil Early Cankam Tamil Late Cankam Tamil Dialects Indian dialects ...