Language:  Kurdish, Central

Population of Groups Speaking

8,769,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

5

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(5 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Kurd, Central Afghanistan 4,200
 Kurd, Central Iran 3,571,000
 Kurd, Central Iraq 5,146,000
 Kurd, Central Kuwait 6,300
 Kurd, Central United States 41,000
  Totals:  5     5
Secondary Language
(0 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 
No reported people groups speaking this as secondary language
  Totals:  0     0

Language Alternate Names
Arbili
Bingird
Garmiyani
Hewleri (Arbili)
Kerkuki
Kordi
Korkora
Kurdi
Kurdi, Sorani
Kurdi, Sorani - Eastern
Kurdy
Mokri
Mukri
Mukri (Kordi)
Pijdari
Rewandiz
Sanandaji (Sina'i)
Silemani
Sina'i
Sine’i
Sine'i
Sineyi
Sorani
Southern Jafi
Suleimani (Silemani)
Warmawa
Wawa
Xoshnaw

Dialects
Arbili
Ardaiâni
Ardelani
Bingird
Garmiyani
Garmiyâni
Hewleri
Jafi
Kerkuki
Khushnaw
Kurdi
Mukri
Mukriyani
Pijdari
Pizhdar
Rewandiz
Sanandaji
Sorani
Sulaymâni
Suleimani
Warmawa
Warmâwa
Xoshnaw

Dialect Alternate Names
Ardaiani
Kurdi: Mukri
Kurdi: Sorani
Kurdi: Southern
Kurdi: Surani
Mahabad
Silemani
Sina'i
Sineyi
Southern Kurdish
Sulaymani
Surani


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1894-1993
New Testament 1994-2011
Complete Bible 2016-2020

Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Virtual Storehouse
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles

Resource Directories
Scripture Earth
Language Archives
Linguist List
SIL Resources
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Format Resource (Direct link) Source (General link)
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Audio Recordings DAVAR Partners recording, complete Bible DAVAR Partners International
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online Scripture / NT General / Other
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories One Story
Audio Recordings Oral Bible Stories Story Runners
Film / Video God's Story video God's Story
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation Create International
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Kurdish, Central Jesus Film Project
Film / Video King of Glory movie General / Other
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels Bible Media Group/LUMO
Film / Video Magdalena video Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Sorani Contextual Fellowship (Farsi) Create International
Film / Video Sorani Contextual Fellowship (Kurdish) Create International
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children Jesus Film Project
General Bible for Children Bible for Children
General Biblical answers to your questions Got Questions Ministry
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
General Kurdish Ministry Resources General / Other
General Zume Training Zume Project
Text / Printed Matter Bible Gateway scripture Bible Gateway
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Kurdish, Central YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Jesus Messiah comic book General / Other
Text / Printed Matter Tools for faith conversations Campus Crusade for Christ