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ISO 639-3: tam

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Other known names and dialect names: Adi Dravida, Aiyangar, Aiyar, Arava, Burgandi, Burma Tamil, Damulian, Harijan, Hebbar, Kongar, Madrasi, Madurai, Malaya Tamil, Mandyam Brahmin, Pattapu Bhasha, Sanketi, Secunderabad Brahmin, South Africa Tamil, Sri Lanka Tamil, Tamal, Tamalsan, Tambul, Tamili, Tigalu

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Primary texts

  1. ONLINETamil Narasimhan Corpus. Narasimhan, R. 2004-04-05. TalkBank. oai:childes.talkbank.org:Other-Tamil-Narasimhan
  2. ONLINEGaelic, Gogobera, Waramanga, Gaididj, Lockhart River corroborees, Munggan South and North, Linngitigh, Gogomindjah, Taiyor; some corroborees, Mitchell River; Nguna, Javanese, Nauru, Tamil, Bengali. Arthur Capell (compiler); Arthur Capell (recorder). 1970. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:AC1-306
  3. ONLINETamil. Arthur Capell (compiler); Arthur Capell (recorder); Mr Sinnan (speaker). 1970. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:AC1-426
  4. ONLINETamil translation of SLP conversation. Ian Russell Smith (compiler); Ian Russell Smith (researcher); Ronald Rosairo (participant); Richard Starack (translator); Valentine Starack (participant). 1974. Pacific And Regional Archive for Digital Sources in Endangered Cultures (PARADISEC). oai:paradisec.org.au:IRS01-SLP18
  5. ONLINEHoly Bible Thiruviviliam. The Long Now Foundation. 1995. Bangalore, India: Tamil Nadu Biblical, Catechetical, and Liturgical Centre. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_tam_gen-1
  6. ONLINELinguistic Survey of India. Grierson, G.A. 1967. Delhi, India: Motilal Banarsidass. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_tam_vertxt-1

Lexical resources

  1. ONLINECrúbadán language data for Tamil. Kevin Scannell. 2015. The Crúbadán Project. oai:crubadan.org:ta
  2. J. P. Fabricius's Tamil and English dictionary. Fabricius, Johann Philipp, 1711-1791. 1972. Tranquebar : Evangelical Lutheran Mission Pub. House. oai:gial.edu:17333
  3. ONLINETamil Swadesh List. n.a. n.d. The Rosetta Project: A Long Now Foundation Library of Human Language. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_tam_swadesh-1
  4. ONLINEAn English Dictionary of the Tamil Verb. Schiffman, Harold; Renganathan, Vasu. 2008. Linguistic Data Consortium. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2008L01
  5. ONLINEAn English Dictionary of the Tamil Verb Second Edition. Schiffman, Harold; Renganathan, Vasu. 2009. Linguistic Data Consortium. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2009L01

Language descriptions

  1. ONLINEAfBo: A world-wide survey of affix borrowing Resources for Tamil. n.a. 2013. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:afbo.info:116
  2. Lectures on historical grammar of Tamil. Zvelebil, Kamil. 1963. Madras : University of Madras. oai:gial.edu:10433
  3. Towards a taxonomic and generative grammar of Tamil. Zvelebil, Kamil. 1965. Prague : Czechovak Academy of sciences. oai:gial.edu:10437
  4. A grammar of Tirukkural. Dhamotharan, Ayyadurai, 1935-. 1972. South Asian studies ; no. 5. oai:gial.edu:13755
  5. Introduction to the historical grammar of the Tamil language. Zvelebil, Kamil. n.d. Moscow : Nauka Pub. House; Central Dept. of Oriental Literature. oai:gial.edu:14820
  6. International journal of Dravidian linguistics. Pike, Kenneth Lee; Gordon, Kent H. 1972. Kariavattom, Trivandrum, India : Department of Linguistics, Univeristy of Kerala. oai:gial.edu:23652
  7. Phonemics of Old Tamil. Sankaran, C. R. 1951. Deccan College monograph series ; 7. oai:gial.edu:25491
  8. A generative grammar of Tamil : a fragment of Tamil syntax. Agesthialingom, S., 1929-. 1967. Annamalai University, Chidambaram, India. Dept. of Linguistics. Publication no. 11. oai:gial.edu:25492
  9. A grammar of modern Tamil. Lehmann, Thomas. 1989. Pondicherry Institute of Linguistics and Culture publication ; no. 1. oai:gial.edu:25493
  10. ONLINEGlottolog 2.7 Resources for Tamil. n.a. 2016. Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. oai:glottolog.org:tami1289
  11. ONLINEPHOIBLE Online phonemic inventories for Tamil. n.a. 2014. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:phoible.org:tam
  12. ONLINELinguistic Survey of India. Grierson, G.A. 1967. Delhi, India: Motilal Banarsidass. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_tam_morsyn-3
  13. ONLINEThe World's Writing Systems. Daniels, Peter T.; Bright, WIlliam. 1996. New York: Oxford University Press. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_tam_ortho-2
  14. ONLINELinguistic Survey of India. Grierson, G.A. 1967. Delhi, India: Motilal Banarsidass. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_tam_ortho-3
  15. ONLINEWALS Online Resources for Tamil. n.a. 2008. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:wals.info:tml
  16. ONLINEWALS Online Resources for Tamil (Spoken). n.a. 2008. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:wals.info:tsp
  17. ONLINEWOLD Resources for Tamil. n.a. 2013. Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. oai:wold.clld.org:339

Other resources about the language

  1. ONLINETamil. Asher, R. E. 1982. North-Holland. oai:refdb.wals.info:2138
  2. ONLINETamil. Steever, Stanford B. 2001. Facts About the World's Languages. An Encyclopedia of the World's Languages: Past and Present. oai:refdb.wals.info:3028
  3. ONLINETamil. Asher, R. E. 1985. Croom Helm. oai:refdb.wals.info:3075
  4. ONLINEModern Tamil. Annamalai, E.; Steever, S. B. 1998. The Dravidian Languages. oai:refdb.wals.info:3390
  5. ONLINEDiscourse functions of demonstrative deixis in Tamil. Herring, Susan C. 1994. WALS Online RefDB. oai:refdb.wals.info:3547
  6. ONLINEPoliteness. Brown, Penelope; Levinson, Stephen C. 1987. Cambridge University Press. oai:refdb.wals.info:3663
  7. ONLINELexical anaphors and pronouns in Tamil. Annamalai, E. 2000. Lexical anaphors and pronouns in selected South Asian Languages. A Principled Typology. oai:refdb.wals.info:3754
  8. ONLINEPraktische Grammatik und Übungsbuch der Tamilsprache. Beythan, Hermann. 1943. s.n. oai:refdb.wals.info:3867
  9. ONLINEReduplication in South Asian Languages. An Areal, Typological and Historical Study. Abbi, Anvita. 1992. Allied Publishers Limited. oai:refdb.wals.info:4019
  10. ONLINEThe Indian Linguistic Area Revisited. Emeneau, Murray B. 1980. Language and Linguistic Area. oai:refdb.wals.info:4102
  11. ONLINEConjunctive Operators in South-Asian Languages. Gil, David. 1994. Papers from the Fifteenth South Asian Language Analysis Roundtable Conference. South Asian Studies Program. oai:refdb.wals.info:4104
  12. ONLINETense and Aspect Systems. Dahl, Östen. 1985. Blackwell. oai:refdb.wals.info:4272
  13. ONLINEA grammar of Modern Tamil. Lehman, Thomas. 1993. Institute of Language and Culture. oai:refdb.wals.info:4395
  14. ONLINEA Dravidian Etymological Dictionary. Burrow, Thomas; Emeneau, M. B. 1984. Clarendon Press. oai:refdb.wals.info:5277
  15. A lexical study of Tamil dialects in lower Perak. Zvelebil, Kamil. 1967. Prague : Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences. oai:gial.edu:10434
  16. On finite verb terminations in colloquial Tamil. Zvelebil, Kamil. 1963. Prague : Czechoslovak Academy of sciences. oai:gial.edu:10435
  17. The vowels of colloquial Tamil. Zvelebil, Kamil. 1963. Prague : Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences. oai:gial.edu:10438
  18. Verb ranking in Tamil discourse. Alaichamy, Christeena. 1984. Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics Library. oai:gial.edu:13418
  19. Diglossia : a study of the theory with application to Tamil. Britto, Francis, 1947-. 1986. Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press. oai:gial.edu:2288
  20. A preliminary phonetic description of Tamil in relation to previous segmental phonologies. Varenkamp, Bryan K. 1987. Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics Library. oai:gial.edu:20307
  21. Razgovornyĭ tamilʹskiĭ ︠i︡azyk i ego dialekty. Andronov, Mikhail Sergeevich. 1962. Moskva : Izd-vo vostochnoĭ lit-ry. oai:gial.edu:7473
  22. Semantic structure of Tamil discourse. Mariappandar, Alaichamy. 1984. Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics Library. oai:gial.edu:7960
  23. Tamil. Tokunaga, Muneo. n.d. Asian and African grammatical manual ; no. 13x. oai:gial.edu:8793
  24. A Tamil reader for beginners. Shanmukham, M., 1919-. 1966. Chidambaram? : S. Muthu Chidambaram. oai:gial.edu:8794
  25. Phonetic emphasis in Tamil. Vinton, James E. 1994. UTA Working Papers in Linguistics. oai:sil.org:2010
  26. Tense versus lax word-base prosodies as manifested in Tamil retroflexion versus Hindi aspiration. Pittman, Richard S. 1971. International Association of Tamil Research. oai:sil.org:37237
  27. ONLINEReview of: A reference grammar of spoken Tamil, by Harold F. Schiffman. Wise, Mary Ruth. 2003. SIL Electronic Book Reviews 2003-009. oai:sil.org:40595
  28. ONLINETamil: a language of India. n.a. 2013. SIL International. oai:ethnologue.com:tam
  29. ONLINELinguistic Survey of India. Grierson, G.A. 1927. Delhi, India: Motilal Banarsidass. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_tam_detail-2
  30. ONLINEUniversal Declaration of Human Rights. n.a. n.d. The Rosetta Project: A Long Now Foundation Library of Human Language. oai:rosettaproject.org:rosettaproject_tam_undec-1
  31. ONLINELINGUIST List Resources for Tamil. Damir Cavar, Director of Linguist List (editor); Malgorzata E. Cavar, Director of Linguist List (editor). 2016-09-25. The LINGUIST List (www.linguistlist.org). oai:linguistlist.org:lang_tam

Other resources in the language

  1. ONLINEOGI Multilanguage Corpus. Cole, Ronald; Muthusamy, Yeshwant. 1994. Linguistic Data Consortium. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC94S17
  2. ONLINECALLFRIEND Tamil. Canavan, Alexandra; Zipperlen, George. 1996. Linguistic Data Consortium. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC96S59
  3. ONLINECSLU: 22 Languages Corpus. Lander, T. 2005. Linguistic Data Consortium. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2005S26
  4. ONLINECSLU: Multilanguage Telephone Speech Version 1.2. Muthusamy, Yeshwant; Cole, Ronald; Oshika, Beatrice. 2006. Linguistic Data Consortium. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2006S35
  5. ONLINE2003 NIST Language Recognition Evaluation. Martin, Alvin; Pryzbocki, Mark. 2006. Linguistic Data Consortium. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2006S31
  6. ONLINE2005 NIST Language Recognition Evaluation. Le, Audrey; Martin, Alvin; Hadfield, Hannah; de Villiers, Jacques; Hosom, John-Paul; van Santen, Jan. 2008. Linguistic Data Consortium. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2008S05
  7. ONLINE2007 NIST Language Recognition Evaluation Test Set. Martin, Alvin; Le, Audrey. 2009. Linguistic Data Consortium. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2009S04
  8. ONLINE2007 NIST Language Recognition Evaluation Supplemental Training Set. Martin, Alvin; Le, Audrey; Graff, David; van Santen, Jan. 2009. Linguistic Data Consortium. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2009S05
  9. ONLINEAsian Spoken Language Sampler. Linguistic Data Consortium. 2010. Linguistic Data Consortium. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2010S07
  10. ONLINE2008 NIST Speaker Recognition Evaluation Test Set. NIST Multimodal Information Group. 2011. Linguistic Data Consortium. oai:www.ldc.upenn.edu:LDC2011S08
  11. ONLINEThe EMILLE/CIIL Corpus. n.a. 2004. ELRA (European Language Resources Association). oai:catalogue.elra.info:ELRA-W0037
  12. ONLINEThe EMILLE Lancaster Corpus. n.a. 2004. ELRA (European Language Resources Association). oai:catalogue.elra.info:ELRA-W0038
  13. ONLINEGlobalPhone Tamil. n.a. 2006. ELRA (European Language Resources Association). oai:catalogue.elra.info:ELRA-S0205
  14. ONLINEW2C – Web to Corpus – Corpora. Majliš, Martin. 2013. Charles University in Prague, UFAL. oai:lindat.mff.cuni.cz:11858/00-097C-0000-0022-6133-9
  15. ONLINEHamleDT 2.0. Zeman, Daniel; Mareček, David; Mašek, Jan; Popel, Martin; Ramasamy, Loganathan; Rosa, Rudolf; Štěpánek, Jan; Žabokrtský, Zdeněk. 2014. Charles University in Prague, UFAL. oai:lindat.mff.cuni.cz:11858/00-097C-0000-0023-9551-4
  16. ONLINEL1 Acquisition Bhuvana Narasimhan. n.a. 2014. Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics. oai:lindat.mff.cuni.cz:11372/LRT-1044
  17. ONLINETamil Dependency Treebank v0.1. Ramasamy, Loganathan; Žabokrtský, Zdeněk. 2014. Charles University in Prague, UFAL. oai:lindat.mff.cuni.cz:11234/1-1453
  18. ONLINEEnTam: An English-Tamil Parallel Corpus (EnTam v2.0). Ramasamy, Loganathan; Bojar, Ondřej; Žabokrtský, Zdeněk. 2014. Charles University in Prague, UFAL. oai:lindat.mff.cuni.cz:11234/1-1454
  19. ONLINEHamleDT 3.0. Zeman, Daniel; Mareček, David; Mašek, Jan; Popel, Martin; Ramasamy, Loganathan; Rosa, Rudolf; Štěpánek, Jan; Žabokrtský, Zdeněk. 2015. Charles University in Prague. oai:lindat.mff.cuni.cz:11234/1-1508
  20. ONLINEUniversal Dependencies 1.2. Nivre, Joakim; Agić, Željko; Aranzabe, Maria Jesus; Asahara, Masayuki; Atutxa, Aitziber; Ballesteros, Miguel; Bauer, John; Bengoetxea, Kepa; Bhat, Riyaz Ahmad; Bosco, Cristina; Bowman, Sam; Celano, Giuseppe G. A.; Connor, Miriam; de Marneffe, Marie-Catherine; Diaz de Ilarraza, Arantza; Dobrovoljc, Kaja; Dozat, Timothy; Erjavec, Tomaž; Farkas, Richárd; Foster, Jennifer; Galbraith, Daniel; Ginter, Filip; Goenaga, Iakes; Gojenola, Koldo; Goldberg, Yoav; Gonzales, Berta; Guillaume, Bruno; Hajič, Jan; Haug, Dag; Ion, Radu; Irimia, Elena; Johannsen, Anders; Kanayama, Hiroshi; Kanerva, Jenna; Krek, Simon; Laippala, Veronika; Lenci, Alessandro; Ljubešić, Nikola; Lynn, Teresa; Manning, Christopher; Mărănduc, Cătălina; Mareček, David; Martínez Alonso, Héctor; Mašek, Jan; Matsumoto, Yuji; McDonald, Ryan; Missilä, Anna; Mititelu, Verginica; Miyao, Yusuke; Montemagni, Simonetta; Mori, Shunsuke; Nurmi, Hanna; Osenova, Petya; Øvrelid, Lilja; Pascual, Elena; Passarotti, Marco; Perez, Cenel-Augusto; Petrov, Slav; Piitulainen, Jussi; Plank, Barbara; Popel, Martin; Prokopidis, Prokopis; Pyysalo, Sampo; Ramasamy, Loganathan; Rosa, Rudolf; Saleh, Shadi; Schuster, Sebastian; Seeker, Wolfgang; Seraji, Mojgan; Silveira, Natalia; Simi, Maria; Simionescu, Radu; Simkó, Katalin; Simov, Kiril; Smith, Aaron; Štěpánek, Jan; Suhr, Alane; Szántó, Zsolt; Tanaka, Takaaki; Tsarfaty, Reut; Uematsu, Sumire; Uria, Larraitz; Varga, Viktor; Vincze, Veronika; Žabokrtský, Zdeněk; Zeman, Daniel; Zhu, Hanzhi. 2015. Universal Dependencies Consortium. oai:lindat.mff.cuni.cz:11234/1-1548
  21. ONLINEDeltacorpus. Mareček, David; Yu, Zhiwei; Zeman, Daniel; Žabokrtský, Zdeněk. 2016. Charles University in Prague, ÚFAL. oai:lindat.mff.cuni.cz:11234/1-1662
  22. ONLINEUniversal Dependencies 1.3. Nivre, Joakim; Agić, Željko; Ahrenberg, Lars; Aranzabe, Maria Jesus; Asahara, Masayuki; Atutxa, Aitziber; Ballesteros, Miguel; Bauer, John; Bengoetxea, Kepa; Berzak, Yevgeni; Bhat, Riyaz Ahmad; Bosco, Cristina; Bouma, Gosse; Bowman, Sam; Cebiroğlu Eryiğit, Gülşen; Celano, Giuseppe G. A.; Çöltekin, Çağrı; Connor, Miriam; de Marneffe, Marie-Catherine; Diaz de Ilarraza, Arantza; Dobrovoljc, Kaja; Dozat, Timothy; Droganova, Kira; Erjavec, Tomaž; Farkas, Richárd; Foster, Jennifer; Galbraith, Daniel; Garza, Sebastian; Ginter, Filip; Goenaga, Iakes; Gojenola, Koldo; Gokirmak, Memduh; Goldberg, Yoav; Gómez Guinovart, Xavier; Gonzáles Saavedra, Berta; Grūzītis, Normunds; Guillaume, Bruno; Hajič, Jan; Haug, Dag; Hladká, Barbora; Ion, Radu; Irimia, Elena; Johannsen, Anders; Kaşıkara, Hüner; Kanayama, Hiroshi; Kanerva, Jenna; Katz, Boris; Kenney, Jessica; Krek, Simon; Laippala, Veronika; Lam, Lucia; Lenci, Alessandro; Ljubešić, Nikola; Lyashevskaya, Olga; Lynn, Teresa; Makazhanov, Aibek; Manning, Christopher; Mărănduc, Cătălina; Mareček, David; Martínez Alonso, Héctor; Mašek, Jan; Matsumoto, Yuji; McDonald, Ryan; Missilä, Anna; Mititelu, Verginica; Miyao, Yusuke; Montemagni, Simonetta; Mori, Keiko Sophie; Mori, Shunsuke; Muischnek, Kadri; Mustafina, Nina; Müürisep, Kaili; Nikolaev, Vitaly; Nurmi, Hanna; Osenova, Petya; Øvrelid, Lilja; Pascual, Elena; Passarotti, Marco; Perez, Cenel-Augusto; Petrov, Slav; Piitulainen, Jussi; Plank, Barbara; Popel, Martin; Pretkalniņa, Lauma; Prokopidis, Prokopis; Puolakainen, Tiina; Pyysalo, Sampo; Ramasamy, Loganathan; Rituma, Laura; Rosa, Rudolf; Saleh, Shadi; Saulīte, Baiba; Schuster, Sebastian; Seeker, Wolfgang; Seraji, Mojgan; Shakurova, Lena; Shen, Mo; Silveira, Natalia; Simi, Maria; Simionescu, Radu; Simkó, Katalin; Simov, Kiril; Smith, Aaron; Spadine, Carolyn; Suhr, Alane; Sulubacak, Umut; Szántó, Zsolt; Tanaka, Takaaki; Tsarfaty, Reut; Tyers, Francis; Uematsu, Sumire; Uria, Larraitz; van Noord, Gertjan; Varga, Viktor; Vincze, Veronika; Wang, Jing Xian; Washington, Jonathan North; Žabokrtský, Zdeněk; Zeman, Daniel; Zhu, Hanzhi. 2016. Universal Dependencies Consortium. oai:lindat.mff.cuni.cz:11234/1-1699
  23. ONLINEDeltacorpus 1.1. Mareček, David; Yu, Zhiwei; Zeman, Daniel; Žabokrtský, Zdeněk. 2016. Charles University in Prague, ÚFAL. oai:lindat.mff.cuni.cz:11234/1-1743

Other known names and dialect names: Adi Dravida, Aiyangar, Aiyar, Arava, Burgandi, Burma Tamil, Damulian, Harijan, Hebbar, Kongar, Madrasi, Madurai, Malaya Tamil, Mandyam Brahmin, Pattapu Bhasha, Sanketi, Secunderabad Brahmin, South Africa Tamil, Sri Lanka Tamil, Tamal, Tamalsan, Tambul, Tamili, Tigalu

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