Pali (//) is a Middle Indo-Aryan liturgical language native to the Indian subcontinent. It is widely studied because it is the language of the Pāli Canon or Tipiṭaka as well as the sacred language of Theravāda Buddhism. In early time, it was written in Brahmi script.
|Native to||Indian subcontinent|
|Era||3rd century BCE – present|
Liturgical language of Theravada Buddhism
|Brāhmī, Kharosthi, Khmer, Burmese, Thai, Sinhala and transliteration to the Latin alphabet|