The spoken languages of India belong to several different language families, the most notable being Indo-Aryan languages and the Dravidian languages. The official language of the Republic of India is Standard Hindi, with English as the secondary official language. According to the 2001 Census of India, there are over 30 languages spoken by more than a million native speakers. Two contact languages have played an important role in influencing the languages of India; Persian and English. Please visit Baby Name World’s Indian, Persian and Hindi baby names and name meanings for more name ideas.