Language:  Motu, Hiri

Population of Groups Speaking

11,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

2

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Hiri Motu Papua New Guinea 10,000 10,000 Christianity 91.00 % 31.00 % -
Magori Papua New Guinea 200 200 Christianity 95.00 % 24.00 % -
  Totals:  2           0     0
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 
No reported people groups speaking this as secondary language
  Totals:  0           0     0

Language Alternate Names
Hiri
Hiri Motu
Pidgin Motu
Police Motu

Dialects
Austronesian Hiri Motu
Hiri Motu
Papuan Hiri Motu

Dialect Alternate Names
Motu, Hiri

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1964
New Testament 1982-2010
Complete Bible 1993-1994

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Motu, Hiri
Text / Printed Matter Download scripture in this language
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter Scripture text - download

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