- a Dravidian language spoken in Karnataka in southern India.
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If visitors are poorly dressed, or speak to him in Tulu or Kannada, he will say, "Can't you see it's closed?"An Excerpt from Between the Assassinations
June 10, 2009
A large efflux to the Canarese and Tulu countries was the result.
This is called nīr neralu (shadow in water), and seems to be a custom among various Tulu castes.
I think, however, the real derivation must be sought in Tulu or Canarese, as it seems to be a Canarese caste.
Immigrants from the Tulu country, a part of the modern district of South Canara.
Tulu ka isla ang naglangkub sa Kamútis, The Camotes consist of three islands.A Dictionary of Cebuano Visayan
John U. Wolff