Language:  Kurdish, Northern Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

16,014,000

People Group's Primary Language

44

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Indigenous
 Herki Iran 21,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Herki Iraq 41,000 Islam 0.04 % 0.00 % 1
 Herki Turkey 41,000 Islam 0.30 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Azerbaijan 6,500 Islam 0.04 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Armenia 2,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Australia 4,300 Islam 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Austria 24,000 Islam 0.10 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Bahrain 49,000 Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Belgium 29,000 Islam 0.10 % 0.07 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Canada 7,100 Islam 0.10 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Denmark 20,000 Islam 0.50 % 0.40 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Finland 6,300 Islam 2.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji France 84,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Georgia 1,700 Islam 0.50 % 0.10 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Germany 527,000 Islam 0.20 % 0.05 % 10
 Kurd, Kurmanji Greece 22,000 Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Italy 12,000 Islam 2.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Jordan 5,700 Islam 0.10 % 0.05 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Netherlands 75,000 Islam 1.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Iran 480,000 Islam 0.40 % 0.10 % 9
 Kurd, Kurmanji Iraq 3,293,000 Islam 0.10 % 0.00 % 65
 Kurd, Kurmanji Kyrgyzstan 15,000 Islam 0.02 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Kazakhstan 38,000 Islam 0.30 % 0.10 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Lebanon 287,000 Islam 4.00 % 0.01 % 5
 Kurd, Kurmanji Norway 5,200 Islam 1.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Russia 23,000 Islam 3.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Spain 900 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Sweden 11,000 Islam 1.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Syria 1,558,000 Islam 0.13 % 0.04 % 31
 Kurd, Kurmanji Switzerland 8,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Turkey 8,539,000 Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % 170
 Kurd, Kurmanji Turkmenistan 6,700 Islam 0.50 % 0.20 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji United Kingdom 26,000 Islam 0.30 % 0.05 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Ukraine 1,900 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji United States 52,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Uzbekistan 2,900 Islam 0.20 % 0.10 % 1
 Shikaki Turkey 25,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Shikaki Iran 28,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yazidi Turkey 3,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yazidi Armenia 34,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yazidi Georgia 12,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yazidi Iraq 543,000 Ethnic Religions 0.14 % 0.14 % 10
 Yazidi Russia 41,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yazidi United States 1,300 Ethnic Religions 2.40 % 1.50 % 1
  Totals:  44     44       337  


Language Alternate Names
Ashiti
Badinani
Bahdini
Barwari Jor
Bayezidi
Behdini
Botani
Boti (Botani)
Eastern Kurmanji
Êzdîkî
Gulli
Hekari
Kermancî
Khorasani
Khorasani Kurmanji
Khorassani Kurmanji
Kirmancî
Kirmanciya Jori
Kordi
Kordi Kormanji
Kurdi
Kurdî
Kurdi, Behdini
Kurdish, Afrini
Kurmancî
Kurmanji
Kurmanji - Cis
Kurmanji Standard
Marashi
Mihemedî
Northern Kurdish (Kurmanji)
Shemdinani
Shikakî
Silivî
Zakho

Dialects
Afrin
Akre
Alburz
Amadiye
Bâyazidi
Behdini
Birjandi
Guwii
Hakari
Hakkâri
Jezire
Judikâni
Khorrassani
Kurmanji
Qochâni
Sanjâri
Sheikhan
Standard
Surchi
Urfi

Dialect Alternate Names
Aleppo Kurdish
Bahdinani
Behdini Kurdish
Dari: Khorasan
Farsi, Eastern: Dari: Khorasan
Kermanci
Kermanci, Behdini
Kermanci, Standard
Kermanji
Kirdasi
Kirmancha
Kurdi, Kurmanji
Kurdi: Khorrassani
Kurdi: Kurmanji
Kurdish, Northern: Afrin
Kurdish: Syria
Kurmanci
Kurmanji Kurdish
Kurmanji, Behdini
Kurmanji: Afrin
Kurmanji: Fus-ha
Kurmanji: Standard
Kurmanji: Syria
Northern Kurdish
Southern Kurdish
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1856-2016
New Testament 1872-2005
Complete Bible 2008
 
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 New Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Kurdish, Northern
Film / Video Life's Gold (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video The Prophets Story (Indigitube.tv)
General Got Questions Ministry
General Kurdish Ministry Resources
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Kurdish New Testament & Psalms
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society




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