Definition of Telugu. 1 : a member of the largest group of people in Telangana, India.What is the Telugu language?
Telugu is the language spoken in the state of Andhra Pradesh in the south of India. This language belongs to the central group of the 21 Dravidian languages. Telugu is derived mostly from the most ancient and classical language of India, the Sanskrit. However, its script is different.What is Telugu in India?
Telugu is the official language of the state of Andhra Pradesh in southeast India. Telugu is spoken by over 45 million people in Andhra Pradesh. It is the second most spoken language in India, preceded by Hindi. It is also spoken in the states of: Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Orissa, Maharashtra, and Chattisgarh.