National language is a driving force behind national unity, writes asim nawaz abbassi, 27, of islamabad in pakistan, yet in spite of having constitutional status there is no plan to promote. Every nation needs some marks of identity language is the prime mark of identification of any nation pakistan is a federation of four provinces and its national language is urdu. 101 tariq rahman urdu as an islamic language abstract urdu, presently the national language of pakistan and the identity symbol of indian muslims, is associated with islam in south asia. Here’s a bit of cocktail-party trivia that you can pull out next time you’re challenged to be instantly clever: the word horde comes from the turkic word ordu which also gives us the name. Urdu, the language of shayari is the national language of pakistan and is widely spoken among muslims here are some interesting facts about urdu language that you should know. Status change of languages urdu replaces persian: 1837: hindi and urdu granted equal status in the united provinces: 1900: urdu declared sole national language in pakistan: 1948: hindi. Indian national languages india has 18 recognized officially spoken languages however, english continues to be an accepted means of communication assamese is the language of assam and is. Urdu (اردو)urdu is an indo-aryan language with about 104 million speakers, including those who speak it as a second language it is the national language of pakistan and is closely related.
Urdu is an indo-aryan language, the national language of pakistan and is closely related to and mutually intelligible with hindi, though a lot of urdu vocabulary comes from persian and. The etymology of the word used in the urdu language for the most part decides how polite or refined one's list of urdu-language writers national translation mission. Despite the misconceptions, hindi is not the national language of india urdu had 70 million speakers in india (as per the census of 2001), and. Most of the people in pakistan speaks urdu as their mother tongueurdu is one of the national language of the country along withenglish. The national language authority (nla) has launched the urdu translations of five books by world-renowned authors for the benefit of the general public who may be finding the foreign language. In 1947, both india and pakistan were given independence from britain india was able to establish hindi as its national language with minimal problems pakistan on the other hand, was.
Pakistan has finally confirmed a long-running rumour of dropping english as its official language and switching to its mother tongue, urdu in an exclusive interview with time, pakistan’s. Urdu, the national language of pakistan having it often being contrasted with hindi, is considered by many linguistics one of the two standard forms of the same language – hindustani.
Dawn karachi aug 13, 1996 'urdu can be made official language' by our staff reporter lahore, aug 12: officials of the national language authority claim. An essay on urdu as a national language as we all know that urdu language is one of the most popular languages of the world urdu has been designated as a national and official language of. Urdu (اردو ) is the national language (قومی زبان ), lingua franca and one of two official languages of pakistan (the other currently being english) although only about 8% of pakistanis.
National dress and language of pakistan in urdu are discussed here history of urdu and shalwar kamees with conceptual fundamentals of these traditions. Making urdu as the national language of pakistan was just as hindi was the state language of india (language and movement, 2004) to counter this decision,. Urdu enjoys the status of being the mother tongue of 80 millions people of the world, mostly residing in two countries pakistan and india it also enj.
This is a list of official languages of sovereign countries contents official languages of supra-national institutions edit different organisations sometimes refer to their principal. Support urdu as the official language of pakistan by khalid ahmed awan - october 1, 2015 tweet urdu is the widely understood language of pakistan the supreme court in a recent judgment.
This is the most common misconception been raised while people go thru the statistics of language myth : punjabi is been spoken by half of the population of pakistan while urdu have its. Urdu is the national language of pakistan and an officially recognised regional language of india urdu is the official language of all pakistani provinces and is. Urdu, the national language (qaumī zabān) of pakistan and one of the fifteen officially recognized languages of indiait is spoken, according to recent censuses made in india and pakistan. It is indeed positive news that urdu, the national language, is finally to get the status it deserves the grace period given in 1973 for making arrangements to formally adopt urdu for. The switch in pakistan’s official language from english to urdu, a popular language in the indian subcontinent, has legal and cultural roots the pakistani constitution, passed in 1973. How to say most common words in urdu urdu is the national language of pakistan and state language in the indian states of jammu and kashmir, telangana, bihar, uttar pradesh & delhi more. Modern urdu is the national language of pakistan and is also spoken by many millions is a history of the urdu language from its origins to the development of an.
National language along with french, and other vernacular languages co-official with urdu philippines: co-official with filipino, and with regional languages as auxiliary official. Urdu - national language of pakistan after independence quaid-e-azam said in clear cut words that the national language of pakistan would be urdu he said.