Language:  Makonde Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

2,219,000

People Group's Primary Language

5

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Makonde Kenya 3,300 Islam 10.00 % 2.00 %
 Makonde Mayotte 1,500 Islam 1.00 % 0.10 %
 Makonde Mozambique 526,000 Islam 5.00 % 0.50 %
 Makonde Tanzania 1,680,000 Islam 9.00 % 6.00 %
Ndonde Mozambique 8,600 Islam 20.00 % 2.00 %
  Totals:  5     2        
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Note:  Only people groups speaking Makonde as primary language are listed.
Other groups may speak Makonde as a secondary language.

Language Alternate Names
Chimakonde
Chimaviha
Chinimakonde
Cimabiha
Cimakonde
Donde
Kimakonde
Kimawiha
Konde
Mabiha
Maconde
Makonda
Makonde
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
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)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
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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


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