Language:  Kanuri, Yerwa

Population of Groups Speaking

8,602,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

6

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(6 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Kanuri, Yerwa Chad 191,000
 Kanuri, Yerwa Cameroon 171,000
 Kanuri, Yerwa Niger 198,000
 Kanuri, Yerwa Nigeria 7,370,000
 Kanuri, Yerwa Sudan 388,000
 Marghi, West Nigeria 284,000
  Totals:  6     6
Secondary Language
(1 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
Mundang, Lere Cameroon 135,000
  Totals:  1     0

Language Alternate Names
Aga
Beriberi
Borno
Bornouan
Bornouans
Bornu
Central Kanuri
Kabari (Kuvuri)
Kaga (Kagama)
Kagama
Kanouri
Kanoury
Kanuri
Kole
Kolere
Kuvuri
Lare (Lere)
Lere
Mavar
Mobber
Mober
Movar
Movar (Mavar)
Mowor
Mowor (Movar)
Sirata
Yerwa
Yerwa Kanuri

Dialects
Bilma
Dagara
Fachi
Fadawa
Guvja
Kabari
Kaga
Kanuri
Kwayam
Lare
Maiduguri
Mao
Mobeur
Movar
Mowor
Ngazar
Njesko
Sugurti
Temageri
Yerwa

Dialect Alternate Names
Bahasa Kanuri
Kagama
Kanuri, Central: Lare
Kanuri, Yerwa
Kuvuri
Lere
Mober
Sugurti


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1949
New Testament 1997-1998
Complete Bible None Reported

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