Language:  Kalanga Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

371,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

3

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 *
 Kalanga Botswana 146,000 371,000 Christianity 75.00 % 2.00 % -
 Kalanga Tanzania 16,000 371,000 Christianity 95.00 % 14.00 % -
 Kalanga Zimbabwe 209,000 371,000 Christianity 68.00 % 17.00 % -
  Totals:  3           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
Abanyai
Bakaa
Banyai
Chikalanga
Humbe
Ikalanga
Kalagan
Kalaka
Kalana
Kanana
Lilima (Humbe)
Limima
Makalaka
Nyai (Abanyai)
Nyai (Nyayi)
Nyayi
Remba
Rembethu
Rozvi
Sekalaka
Sekalaña
Tjikalanga
Wakalanga
Wanyai
Western Shona
Xwamamba

Dialects
Ikalanga
Jawunda
Lemba
Lembethu
Lilima
Najwa
Nyai
Peri
Pfumbi
Romwe
Talahundra
Twamamba

Dialect Alternate Names
Abanyai
Banyai
Humbe
Kalanga: Lilima
Limima
Nyayi
Wanyai

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1904-1993
New Testament 1999
Complete Bible 2018
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Kalanga
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Kalanga New Testament and Psalms