Language:  Yoruba

Population of Groups Speaking

43,390,000

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
Awori Nigeria 84,000
 Black African, general Norway 5,400
 Yoruba Benin 214,000
 Yoruba Canada 3,500
 Yoruba Equatorial Guinea 64,000
 Yoruba Gambia 12,000
 Yoruba Ghana 505,000
 Yoruba Greece 5,300
 Yoruba Italy 57,000
 Yoruba Liberia 24,000
 Yoruba Niger 78,000
 Yoruba Togo 129,000
 Yoruba Côte d'Ivoire 124,000
 Yoruba Sierra Leone 6,400
 Yoruba United Kingdom 102,000
 Yoruba United States 196,000
 Yoruba Burkina Faso 74,000
 Yoruba, Oyo Australia 2,000
 Yoruba, Oyo Nigeria 36,247,000
 Yoruba-Egba Nigeria 5,457,000
  Totals:  20     0
Secondary Language
(1 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
Busa, Bussawa Nigeria 20,000
  Totals:  1     1

Language Alternate Names
Ào
Bini
Bunu (Bini)
Èdè Yorùbá
Ede-Yoruba
Igbonna
Yariba
Yooba
Yorouba
Yorùbá

Dialects
Abunu
Akono
Awori
Aworo
Bunu
Egba
Ekiti
Gbedde
Igbomina
Igbonna
Ijebu
Ijesha
Ijumu
Ikale
Ila
Ilaje
Iworro
Jumu
Ondo
Owe
Oyo
Wo
Yagba

Dialect Alternate Names
Bunu
Igbena
Igbonna
Iyara: Ijumu
Jumu
Ogomogun
Oworo
Yoruba: Abunu
Yoruba: Awori
Yoruba: Aworo
Yoruba: Bunu
Yoruba: Ekiti
Yoruba: Igbena
Yoruba: Igbomina
Yoruba: Igbonna
Yoruba: Ilaje
Yoruba: Jumu
Yoruba: Ondo
Yoruba: Yagba


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1850-1960
New Testament 1862-1993
Complete Bible 1884-2019

Possible Print Bibles
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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 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 Yoruba Jesus Film Project
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels Bible Media Group/LUMO
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 as APK file Faith Comes by Hearing
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Yoruba YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Yoruba YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Children and youth resources One Hope
Text / Printed Matter Jesus Messiah comic book General / Other
Text / Printed Matter Literacy primer for Yoruba Literacy & Evangelism International
Text / Printed Matter Love letter to you from scripture Father's Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter Tools for faith conversations Campus Crusade for Christ
Text / Printed Matter Topical Scripture booklets and Bible studies World Missionary Press


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