Language:  Nepali Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

17,069,000

People Group's Primary Language

85

Scripture Status

Complete Bible

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Gandharva India 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gandharva Nepal 6,800 Hinduism 2.74 %
 Gangai India 4,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gangai Nepal 37,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ganghar Nepal Unknown Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gharti Nepal 115,000 Hinduism 1.07 %
 Gurung Bhutan 11,000 Buddhism 2.08 % 0.02 %
 Gurung India 112,000 Hinduism 3.44 %
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Buddhism 6.40 %
Hudke Nepal 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kamar Nepal 1,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kami Bhutan 800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kami India 145,000 Hinduism 1.67 %
 Kami Nepal 1,222,000 Hinduism 1.56 %
Khambu Nepal 700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khas India 72,000 Hinduism 4.56 %
 Khas Nepal 16,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khowa India 700 Buddhism 14.58 %
 Kumal India 3,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kumal Nepal 117,000 Hinduism 2.29 %
Kusunda Nepal 300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Limbu Bhutan 1,800 Other / Small 3.75 % 3.30 %
 Limbu India 180,000 Hinduism 13.72 %
 Magar India 344,000 Hinduism 4.01 %
 Magar Nepal 1,835,000 Hinduism 2.28 %
  Totals:  85     75        
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Note:  Only people groups speaking Nepali as primary language are listed.
Other groups may speak Nepali as a secondary language.

Language Alternate Names
Baitadeli (Baitadi)
Bajura
Bajurali
Bajurali (Bajura)
Darchulali
Darchulali (Darjula)
Darchuli (Darjula)
Darjula
Eastern Pahadi
Eastern Pahari
Gorkhali
Gurkhali
Khaskura
Lhotshammikha
Nepalese
Parbate
Parbatiya

Dialects
Acchami
Achhami
Baitadeli
Baitadi
Bajhangi
Bajurali
Bheri
Bhutan
Dailekhi
Darchulali
Darchulee
Darchuli
Darjeeling
Gandakeli
Gorkhali
Humli
Kalikot
Kathmandu
Nepali
Palpa
Pokhara
Purbeli
Soradi

Dialect Alternate Names
Acchami
Bahasa Nepal
Bhasa Purbi
Khas
Khas Kura
Nepalais
Nepalees
Nepali: Acchami
Nepali: Achhami
Nepali: Baitadi
Nepali: Bajhangi
Nepali: Bajurali
Nepali: Bhutan
Nepali: Darchulee
Nepali: Darjeeling
Nepali: Kalikot
Nepali: Kathmandu
Nepali: Pokhara
Nepali: Pokhra
Parbati Bhasa
Pokhra
Purbi
Purwi
Purwi/Purbi
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1850-1961
New Testament 1821-2010
Complete Bible 1914-2004
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
Forum Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go World Bibles
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Nepali Bible stories
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Following Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nepali
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video New Way - Naya Goreto (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Film / Video Until We Met (Indigitube.tv)
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bibles, Bible League
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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