Language:  Lisu

Population of Groups Speaking

1,337,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

6

Scripture Status

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Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(6 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Lisu Myanmar (Burma) 348,000
 Lisu China 937,000
 Lisu Thailand 42,000
 Lisu Yobin India 3,500
 Lisu, Black Myanmar (Burma) 5,100
 Tuwo China 1,400
  Totals:  6     0
Secondary Language
(1 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Christian India 1,481,000
  Totals:  1     0

Language Alternate Names
Bai Lisu (White Lisu)
Black Lisu
Central Lisu
Chedi
Cheli
Chung
Dechang Lisu
Flowery Lisu
Hei Lisu (Black Lisu)
Hua Lisu (Flowery Lisu)
Hwa Lisu (Flowery Lisu)
Khae
Leisu
Leshuoopa
Lesuo
Li
Li-Hsaw
Lip’a
Lip'a
Lisaw
Li-Shaw
Lishu
Liso
Lissu
Loisu
Lusu
Lu-Tzu
Ninglang Lisu
Northern Lisu
Nujiang Lisu
Shibacha Lisu
Southern Lisu
White Lisu
Yao Yen
Yaw Yin
Yaw-Yen
Yeh-Jeh
Yeh-Jen

Dialects
Bai Lisu
Black Lisu
Dechang Lisu
Deqin
Hei Lisu
Hei: Luquan
Hua Lisu
Hwa Lisu
Lu Shi Lisu
Ninglang Lisu
Northern Lisu
NuJiang
Nujiang Lisu
Shibacha Lisu
Southern
Western
Western Lisu
White

Dialect Alternate Names
Bai Lisu
Central Lisu
Flowery Lisu
HeiLisuhwa: Luqan
Hua Lisu
Hwa Lisu
Li-hsaw
Lisaw
Li-Shaw
Liso
Lisu: Deqin
Lisu: Hei: Luquan
Lisu: Hua Lisu
Lisu: Hwa Lisu
Lisu: Lu Shi Lisu
Lisu: NuJiang
Lisu: Pai Lisu
Lisu: Southern
Lisu: Western
Lisu: White
Lisu: White Lisu
Lu Shi Lisu
Lu-Tzu
Southern Lisu
Thailand Lisu
White Lisu
Yao Yen
Yaw-Yen
Yeh-Jen


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1921-1950
New Testament 1938-2009
Complete Bible 1968-1990

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