Malayalam: ml-puthiya, ml-pazhaya

Doug Ewell doug at
Thu Aug 25 22:14:26 CEST 2016

Purely from a standpoint of clerical consistency, I would want these to

   Description: Reformed Malayalam orthography

   Description: Traditional Malayalam orthography

with the first word capitalized. 

The Wikipedia article mentions two reforms, "[i]n 1969–1971 and in
1981," but only describes an "old" and "new" orthography. Was the 1981
reform simply a fine-tuning or clarification of what happened in 1971,
or is there a third orthography out there?

Doug Ewell | Thornton, CO, US |

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