Punjabi is spoken by over 100 million native speakers worldwide, ranking as the 10th most widely spoken language in the world. It is the native language of the Punjabi people, who associate with the historical Punjab region of India and Pakistan. Punjabi is the most widely spoken language in Pakistan, and the third most-spoken native language in the Indian Subcontinent. Among Indo-European languages, it is unusual due to the use of lexical tone.
Native Speakers: 122,000,000
Region: Pakistan, India
Writing System: Shahmukhi and Gurmukhi scripts
Language Family: Indo-European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, Punjabi
|Hello||Sata srī akāla||ਸਤ ਸ੍ਰੀ ਅਕਾਲ|
|Excuse me…||Mainū māfa karō||ਮੈਨੂੰ ਮਾਫ਼ ਕਰੋ|