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Kannada

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noun Kan·na·da \ˈkä-nə-də also ˈka-\

Definition of Kannada

  1. :  the major Dravidian language of Karnataka, southern India



Origin and Etymology of kannada

Kannada kannaḍa


First Known Use: 1856


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