Language:  Sotho, Southern

Population of Groups Speaking

6,328,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

5

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(5 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Sotho Botswana 12,000
 Sotho Eswatini 5,600
 Sotho, Southern Lesotho 1,772,000
 Sotho, Southern South Africa 4,506,000
 Sotho-Taung Lesotho 32,000
  Totals:  5     0
Secondary Language
(3 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Sotho, Khutswe South Africa 618,000
 Xhosa Lesotho 25,000
 Zulu Lesotho 190,000
  Totals:  3     0

Language Alternate Names
Sesotho
Sisutho
Souto
Suthu
Suto

Dialects
Phuthi
Sesotho
Taung

Dialect Alternate Names
Sutho