Sentence Examples


  • It remained comparatively unaffected either by the Oriya immigration on the east, or by the later influx of Mahrattas on the west.
  • On the average in the province, before partition, out of every 1000 persons 528 spoke Bengali, 34 1 Hindi and Bihari, and 79 Oriya.
  • The most important Aryan languages are Bengali, Bihari, Eastern Hindi and Oriya.
  • In October 1905 most of Sambalpur and five Oriya-speaking hill-states were transferred from the Central Provinces to Bengal, while the Hindi-speaking states of Chota Nagpur were transferred from Bengal to the Central Provinces.
  • The chief of these languages are Western Hindi, Eastern Hindi, Rajasthani, Marathi, Oriya, Telugu and Dravidian dialects.