Language:  Sotho, Northern

Population of Groups Speaking

4,731,000

People Group's Primary Language

4

Bible Status

Translation Need Questionable

Jesus Film

Online Bible

Not Available

Gospel Recordings

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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
%
Evangelical
%
Christian
Indigenous
 Pedi, North Sotho Botswana 12,000 Primary Christianity 9.0 % 86.0 %
 Pedi, North Sotho South Africa 4,013,000 Primary Christianity 20.0 % 82.0 %
 Pedi, North Sotho Zimbabwe 164,000 Primary Christianity 24.0 % 90.0 %
 Sotho, Eastern South Africa 542,000 Primary Christianity 14.0 % 80.0 %
  Totals:  4   4,731,000 (P) 0 4 (P) : 0 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Dzwabo (Thabine-Roka-Nareng)
Gananwa (Hananwa)
Kgaga (Khaga)
Khutswe (Khutswi)
Koni (Kone)
Kutswe
Kxaxa
Lobedu (Khelobedu)
Lovedu
Lubedu
Masemola (Masemula)
Pedi
Phalaborwa (Phalaburwa)
Pula
Sepedi
Tau
Thephalaborwa
Transvaal Sotho
Xananwa
Dialects
Dzwabo
Gananwa
Kgaga
Khutswe
Koni
Kopa
Lobedu
Masemola
Matlala-moletshi
Northern Sotho
Pai
Phalaborwa
Pulana
Tlokwa
Tswene
Dialect Alternate Names
Dogwa
Hananwa
Khaga
Khelobedu
Khutswi
Kone
Kutswe
Kxaxa
Lovedu
Lubedu
Masemula
Phalaburwa
sePedi
Sotho, Northern
Tau
Thabine-roka-nareng
Thephalaborwa
Tlokoa
Tokwa
Tsweni
Xananwa
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions "Questionable translation need";
New Testament 2010
Complete Bible 1904-2000
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource in Sotho, Northern Link
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sotho, Northern
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Northern Sotho 1951/1986
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Northern Sotho 2000
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

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