Language:  Malagasy, Merina

Population of Groups Speaking

12,457,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

20

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(20 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
Anjatsy Madagascar 46,000
 Antaifasy Madagascar 243,000
 Antaimoro Madagascar 1,266,000
Antambahoaka Madagascar 113,000
Antemanambondro Madagascar 85,000
 Betsileo Madagascar 4,786,000
Bezanozano Madagascar 245,000
Karimbola Madagascar 164,000
 Malagasy Canada 1,500
 Malagasy Mauritius 1,300
 Malagasy France 64,000
 Malagasy Mayotte 2,700
 Malagasy Reunion 13,000
 Malagasy United States 1,000
Malagasy-Antalaotra Comoros 1,200
 Merina-Vakinankaratra Madagascar 2,951,000
Sahafatra Madagascar 123,000
 Sihanaka Madagascar 736,000
 Tanala Madagascar 1,482,000
Zafisoro Madagascar 132,000
  Totals:  20     0
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
Ambaniandro
Borizano
Borizany
Fiteny Malagasy
Hova
Malagasy
Malagasy fiteny
Malgache
Merina
Official Malagasy
Plateau Malagasy
Standard Malagasy
Teny ofisialy
Teny ofisiealy
Vakinankaritra

Dialects
Betsileo
Bezanozano
Malagasy
Merina
Sihanaka
Tanala
Vakinankaritra
Zafimaniry
Zafisoro

Dialect Alternate Names
Hova
Malagache
Malagash
Malagasy, Merina
Malagasy, Merina
Malagasy: Betsileo
Malagasy: Bezanozano
Malagasy: Tanala
Malagasy: Zafisoro
Merina


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1828-1987
New Testament 1830-1990
Complete Bible 1835-2011

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Resource Directories
Scripture Earth
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Format Resource (Direct link) Source (General link)
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio Jesus Film Project
Film / Video God's Story video God's Story
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Malagasy, Plateau Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Love letter to you from scripture Father's Love Letter
Film / Video Magdalena video Jesus Film Project
Film / Video My Last Day video, anime Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Walk with Jesus video Jesus Film Project
General Biblical answers to your questions Got Questions Ministry
General Four Spiritual Laws Campus Crusade for Christ
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file Faith Comes by Hearing
Mobile App Download audio Bible app from Google Play Store Faith Comes by Hearing
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Malagasy, Merina YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Malagasy, Merina YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Malagasy, Merina YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Malagasy, Merina YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Malagasy, Merina YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Literacy primer for Malagasy, Merina Literacy & Evangelism International
Text / Printed Matter Tools for faith conversations Campus Crusade for Christ
Text / Printed Matter Topical Scripture booklets and Bible studies World Missionary Press