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Detailed comparison of Afrikaans and Tamil World Languages. Side by side look at similarities and differences for things like writing system, script(s) used, total number of speakers, noun declensions, no. of countries spoken in and more. Combined they ac
There are 15 differences and 2 similarities between Afrikaans, Tamil
 
Language Family and Writing System
Writing System   Latin vs   Tamil  
 
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Script(s) Used   Afrikaans vs   (tamil )  
 
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Family   Indo-european vs   Dravidian  
 
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Subgroup   Germanic vs   Southern  
 
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3 Letter Code   Afr vs   Tam  
 
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Number of Speakers
Number of Native speakers (millions)   
6.2 million
vs   63.1 million
 
 
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Native Speakers as % of World   
0.1 %
vs   1.4 %
 
 
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Total Number of Speakers (millions)   
15.2 million
vs   68 million
 
 
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Total Speakers as % of World   
0.2 %
vs   0.9 %
 
 
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Language Systems
Noun declensions   No vs   Many Cases  
 
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Sequence   Svo (some Vso) vs   Sov  
 
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Tonal   No vs   No  
 
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Agglutinative language   No vs   Yes  
 
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Geographic Distribution
Official language in   

India

Singapore

South Africa

Sri Lanka

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India

Singapore

South Africa

Sri Lanka

 
 
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Official Language of United Nations   No vs   No  
 
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Countries Spoken In   South Africa, Nambia, Botswana, Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Swaziland vs   Sri Lanka, Singapore, India, Malaysia, Mauritius, South Africa  
 
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No. of Countries Spoken In   
8
vs   6
 
 
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