When preparing a script it is useful to know that Gurukukhi is the traditional and most popular Punjabi font. Although in the modern world, many Punjabi voice talent read the Hindi Devanagri font. If you are having your English to Punjabi translation done elsewhere, liaise with us to determain which would be the most appropriate Indian font for your Punjabi translation.
In Persian, the word "Punjabi" literally means "five rivers" - five tributaries of the Indus river, which define the historical Punjabi area. After the Partition of Pakistan and India in 1947, the Punjabi region became divided between those two countries.
Modern-day Punjabi or Panjabi is the official language of the Indian stante of Punjab. It is from this region's Majhi dialect that the accent of a 'neutral' Punjabi voice over derives. The majority of our Punjabi voice talent speak this form of Punjabi.
Punjabi is the most popularly-spoken language in Pakistan.
Interestingly, Punjabi is also the second-most commonly spoken language in the United Kingdom.