Thanjavur Marathi dialect

Thanjavur Marathi
Native toIndia
RegionTamil Nadu
Native speakers
Language codes
ISO 639-3

Thanjavur Marathi, also commonly spelled as Tanjore Marathi, is a dialect of Marathi spoken by Thanjavur Maharashtrians who migrated south, along with Shivaji's half brother Venkoji, to the areas surrounding the city of Thanjavur in India, back in the 17th century.[1][2]


  1. ^ "Marathi". Ethnologue. Retrieved 2019-01-04.
  2. ^ "Marathi identity, with Tamil flavour". The Indian Express. 2016-05-09. Retrieved 2019-01-04.