Language:  Masaaba Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

2,099,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

2

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 *
 Masaba, Bamasaba Uganda 2,036,000 2,099,000 Christianity 83.00 % 32.00 % -
 Masaba, Gisu Kenya 63,000 2,099,000 Christianity 85.00 % 38.00 % -
  Totals:  2           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
Bagisu
Buuya
Buya
Dadiri
Gisu
Kisu
Lubuuya (Buuya)
Ludadiri (Dadiri)
Lufumbo
Lugisu
Lumasaaba
Lumasaba
Luteza
Luwalasi
Luyobo
Masaba

Dialects
Lubuuya
Ludadiri
Northern
Southern
Syan
Ulubukusu
Ulubuya
Uludadiri
Ulukisu

Dialect Alternate Names
Lugisu: Northern
Lugisu: Southern
Luyia: Saamia
Masaba: Lugisu
Masaba: Northern
Oluluyia
Saamia

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1904-1910
New Testament 1977-2011
Complete Bible 2016

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Masaaba
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets