Language:  Sotho, Southern

Population of Groups Speaking

5,711,000

Primary Language

5

Bible Status

Translation Need Questionable

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Progress Scale
Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Sotho Botswana 11,000 Primary Christianity 85.00 % 10.00 %
 Sotho Swaziland 6,100 Primary Christianity 90.00 % 7.00 %
 Sotho, Khutswe South Africa 545,000 Secondary Christianity 80.00 % 14.00 %
 Sotho, Southern Lesotho 1,691,000 Primary Christianity 94.00 % 12.00 %
 Sotho, Southern South Africa 3,971,000 Primary Christianity 82.00 % 19.00 %
 Sotho-Taung Lesotho 32,000 Primary Christianity 95.00 % 6.00 %
 Xhosa Lesotho 23,000 Secondary Christianity 75.00 % 10.00 %
 Zulu Lesotho 320,000 Secondary Christianity 70.00 % 11.00 %
  Totals:  8     0 5 (P) : 3 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Sisutho
Souto
Suthu
Suto
Dialects
Phuthi
Sesotho
Taung
Dialect Alternate Names
Sutho
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions Questionable translation need
New Testament 1855-1982
Complete Bible 1878-1989
 
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, Southern Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sotho, Southern
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Sesotho 1989 Translation (Standard Orth)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Southern Sotho 1909/61 Translation (Standard Orth)
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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