On Wed, Nov 14, 2012 at 1:02 AM, Amir E. Aharoni <
amir.ahar...@mail.huji.ac.il> wrote:

> If he didn't explain it, then you can presume that it's wrong. There's
> nothing to discuss, and there's nothing wrong with saying "Indic
> languages".
>

The word "Indic" refers generally to the Indo-Aryan family of languages,
which does not include Dravidian languages prevalent in Southern India.
 Hence, bunching the entire system of Dravidian languages together with the
Indo-Aryan languages in India may seem derogatory to some, and reasonably
so.

Just my two cents,

Anirudh
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