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Brief History of Hindi

Hindi emerged as Apabhramsha, a degenerated form, in the 7th century A.D. By the 10th century A.D., it became stable. Braj, Awadhi, Khari Boli etc are the dialects of Hindi. The present literary standard of Hindi is based on Khari Boli. Hindi became the official language of India after 1947.
 
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