Language:  Bengali Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

225,073,000

People Group's Primary Language

394

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Bania Agarwal Bangladesh 2,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bania Bais Bangladesh 1,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bania Gandha Banik Bangladesh 7,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bania Gandha Banik India 300,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bania Khatri Bangladesh 4,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bania Rauniar Bangladesh 700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bania Subarna Banik Bangladesh 4,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bania Subarna Banik India 173,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 3,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Barua India 1,500 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bauri Bangladesh 10,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bauri India 2,318,000 Hinduism 0.11 %
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 15,000 Hinduism 2.52 %
Bedia (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bedia (Muslim traditions) India 4,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Beg Bangladesh 700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Beg India 3,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Beg Nepal 200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Behara Bangladesh 56,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Behara India 3,700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 8,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Besya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Besya (Hindu traditions) India 3,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Besya (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 7,700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Besya (Muslim traditions) India 1,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
  Totals:  394     388        
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Note:  Only people groups speaking Bengali as primary language are listed.
Other groups may speak Bengali as a secondary language.

Language Alternate Names
Bangala
Bangla-Bhasa
Barisal
Bengali (Bangladeshi)
Bengali (Indian)
Khulna
Kishanganjia
Lohari-Malpaharia
Mymensingh
Noakhali
Siripuria (Kishanganjia)

Dialects
Bagani
Bangla
Barik
Bhatiari
Bhuyan
Chirmar
Chittagonian
Eastern Bengali
Kachari-bengali
Lahori-malphaina
Lohari
Manbhuiyan
Manbhum: Muchi
Musalmani
Muslim
Nepali
Rabidas
Rajshahi
Rishi
Samaria
Saraki
Singh
Siripuria

Dialect Alternate Names
Bangali Nepali
Bangla: Bagani
Bangla: Bangladesh
Bangla: Chittagonian
Bangla: Muslim
Bangla: Singh
Bangladesh
Bengali
Bengali, Musalmani
Bengali: Bangladesh
Bengali: Chittagonian
Bengali: Manbhuiyan
Bengali: Manbhum: Muchi
Bengali: Muslim
Bengali: Musselmani
Bengali: Nepali
Bengali: Pakistan
Deshi
Jangly
Kamta
Karmaker
Khasol
Kishanganjia
Manbhuima
Musselmani
Rohingya
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1800-1980
New Testament 1801-1984
Complete Bible 1809-2000
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
Forum Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go World Bibles
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Bengali Bible stories
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Bangla Version (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Mussolmani Version (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament- Common Version (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Bengali
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Following Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video I Am Guilty (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Bengali
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Rivka (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Burning Heart (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video The Prophets Story (Indigitube.tv)
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Mobile App Download Bible from Google Play Store
Text / Printed Matter Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Mussulmani-Bangla, Kitabul Mukkados
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Standard Bangla Common Language
Text / Printed Matter Bible: কিতাবুল মোকাদ্দস
Text / Printed Matter Bibles, Bible League
Text / Printed Matter Christ for the Nations
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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