Alexander described his encounters with these trans-Indus tribes of Sindh:
In this context, the term can most plausibly be explained as originally having had the meaning "the language of the north", from the Sindhi word siro 'up-river, north'. Currently, the most common rendering of the name is Saraiki. Precise spelling aside, the name was first adopted in the s by regional social and political leaders.
Standard Punjabi and Saraiki South Punjabi are mutually intelligible. Pakistani languages map InGrierson maintained that the dialects of what is now the southwest of Punjab Province in Pakistan constitute a dialect cluster, which he designated "Southern Lahnda " within a putative "Lahnda language".
Subsequent Indo-Aryanist linguists have confirmed the reality of this dialect cluster, even while rejecting the name "Southern Lahnda" along with the entity "Lahnda" itself.
The local dialect of Lahore is the Majhi dialect of Punjabiwhich has long been the basis of standard literary Punjabi. Dialects The following dialects have been tentatively proposed for Saraiki: Northern Saraiki, or Thali: This group includes the dialects of Jhangi and Shahpuri.
However, these people usually call their traditions as well as language as Jataki. Conversely, several Saraiki dialects have multiple names corresponding to different locales or demographic groups.
Provinces in Pakistan are divided into districtsand sources on "Saraiki" often describe the territory of a dialect or dialect group according to the districts.
Since the founding of Pakistan inseveral of these districts have been subdivided, some multiple times. Status of language or dialect In the context of South Asia, the choice between the appellations "language" and "dialect" is a difficult one, and any distinction made using these terms is obscured by their ambiguity.
To the west, it is set off from the Pashto - and Balochi -speaking areas by the Suleiman Rangewhile to the south-east the Thar desert divides it from the Marwari language. Its other boundaries are less well-defined: Punjabi is spoken to the east; Sindhi is found to the south, after the border with Sindh province ; to the north, the southern edge of the Salt Range is the rough divide with the northern varieties of Western Punjabi.
The first national census of Pakistan to gather data on the prevalence of Saraiki was the census of In the census ofit was Also according to the census, Phonology This section contains IPA phonetic symbols.
Without proper rendering supportyou may see question marks, boxes, or other symbols instead of Unicode characters. For an introductory guide on IPA symbols, see Help: Saraiki's consonant inventory is similar to that of neighbouring Sindhi.
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