Language:  Makonde Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

2,291,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

5

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

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 *
 Makonde Kenya 3,500 2,283,000 Islam 10.00 % 2.00 % -
 Makonde Mayotte 1,600 2,283,000 Islam 1.00 % 0.10 % 1
 Makonde Mozambique 535,000 2,283,000 Islam 5.00 % 0.50 % 11
 Makonde Tanzania 1,743,000 2,283,000 Islam 9.00 % 6.00 % -
Ndonde Mozambique 8,700 8,700 Islam 20.00 % 2.00 % -
  Totals:  5           2     12
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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
Chimakonde
Chimaviha
Chinimakonde
Cimabiha
Cimakonde
Donde
Kimakonde
Kimawiha
Konde
Mabiha
Maconde
Makonda
Makonde, Mozambique
Matambe
Matambwe
Mavia
Maviha (Chimaviha)
Mawia
Mawiha
Mekwengo
Mwalu
Mwambe
Ndonde
Shimakonde
Simakonde
Tambwe
Vadonde (Donde)
Vamakonde (Makonde)
Vamwalu (Mwalu)
Vamwambe (Mwambe)

Dialects
Maviha
Vadonde
Vamakonde
Vamwalu
Vamwambe

Dialect Alternate Names
Chimaviha
Donde
Kimawiha
Mabiha
Makonde
Makonde: Maviha
Mavia
Mawia
Mwalu
Mwambe
Ndonde

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 2008
New Testament 2013
Complete Bible None Reported

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.com (YouVersion)
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Makonde
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Ibibiliya mu Shimakonde Imbodi Yaambi na dimbande dya