Language:  Chichewa

Population of Groups Speaking

14,884,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

8

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(8 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Ngoni, Malawi Malawi 2,016,000
 Nyanja Eswatini 5,800
 Nyanja Zimbabwe 446,000
 Nyanja, Chewa Malawi 9,057,000
 Nyanja, Chewa Mozambique 1,393,000
 Nyanja, Chewa South Africa 3,300
 Nyanja, Chewa Tanzania 48,000
 Nyanja, Chewa Zambia 1,915,000
  Totals:  8     0
Secondary Language
(1 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Nsenga Mozambique 222,000
  Totals:  1     0

Language Alternate Names
Angoni
Cewa
Cheva
Chewa
Chewa (Cewa)
Chewa (Cheva)
Chicheŵa
Chingoni (Ngoni)
Chinjanja
Chinyanja
Chipeta
Cicewa
Cimanganja
Cingoni
Cinianja
Cinyanja
Cipeta
Kunda
Malawi
Manganja (Cimanganja)
Manganja (Waganga)
Marave
Maravi
Ngoni
Ngoni (Cingoni)
Nyanja
Nyanja (Cinyanja)
Nyanja-Chewa
Nyasa-Cewa
Peta (Chipeta)
Peta (Cipeta)
Sheva
Waganga

Dialects
Angoni
Chewa
Chichewa Maravi
Chikunda
Chingoni
Eastern
Kunda
Manganja
Ngoni
Nsenga
Nyanja
Nyasa
Peta
Southern
Western
Zambia

Dialect Alternate Names
Cewa
Cheva
Chewa
Chichewa
Chichewa: Zambia
Chinyanja
Chinyanja: Eastern
Chinyanja: Southern
Chinyanja: Western
Chipeta
Cichewa
Cimanganja
Cingoni
Cinyanja
Cipeta
Malawi
Marave
Maravi
Ngoni
Nyanja
Nyanja: Chewa
Nyanja: Chichewa
Nyanja: Nyanja
Nyasa
Peta
Sheva
Waganga


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1884-1964
New Testament 1886-1960
Complete Bible 1905-2016

Possible Print Bibles
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Resource Directories
Scripture Earth
Language Archives
Linguist List
SIL Resources
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Format Resource (Direct link) Source (General link)
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Audio Recordings DAVAR Partners recording, complete Bible DAVAR Partners International
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Film / Video God's Story video God's Story
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Chichewa Jesus Film Project
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels Bible Media Group/LUMO
Film / Video Magdalena video Jesus Film Project
Film / Video My Last Day video, anime Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Walk with Jesus video Jesus Film Project
General Biblical answers to your questions Got Questions Ministry
General Four Spiritual Laws Campus Crusade for Christ
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file Faith Comes by Hearing
Mobile App Download audio Bible app from Google Play Store Faith Comes by Hearing
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Chichewa YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Children and youth resources One Hope
Text / Printed Matter Literacy primer for Chichewa Literacy & Evangelism International
Text / Printed Matter Love letter to you from scripture Father's Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter Topical Scripture booklets and Bible studies World Missionary Press


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