Rajasthani is one of the Indo-Aryan Languages
. As the name suggests, it is a language primarily spoken in Rajasthan
. It is akin to Hindi
and is written in Devanagari
script. Rajasthani is also spoken in parts of Gujarat
, Madhya Pradesh
. The language has 23 dialects, out of which eight are prominent: Bagri, Shekhawati, Mewati, Dhundhari, Harauti, Marwari, Mewari and Wagri. It has a vast literature of various genres, starting from the year 1050. Saint-Princess Meerabai is a one of the famous poets of Rajasthani.