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7th century Thalavanur rock cut Shatrumalleswaram temple, Tamil Nadu village sign.jpg
A name in Tamil. Show/edit corresponding data item.
Group: names
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesmay be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)may be used on relations
Status: de facto

This is used to include names in Tamil script. This should reflect local pronunciation accurately.

Note that the name normally used in other languages including Hindi and English may differ in pronunciation. The Tamil name and pronunciation however may also be included in its ISO 15919 transliteration, using the key name:ta:iso15919=*.

Note that this tag is useful when object has names specified in more than one language:

  • If name=* is in Tamil then it specifies which language is used in main name tag
  • If name=* is in a different language then it specifies name in Tamil

Maps in Tamil


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