Language:  Saramaccan Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

20,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

3

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Saramaccan French Guiana 5,800 19,000 Christianity 85.00 % 0.80 % -
 Saramaccan Suriname 13,000 19,000 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.80 % 1
Saramaccan, Matawari Suriname 1,300 1,300 Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 0.50 % -
  Totals:  3         1       1
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 
No reported people groups speaking this as secondary language
  Totals:  0         0       0

Item Code
Status
Ethnologue Code srm
Bible Translation New Testament
Written Yes
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Language Archives  

Language Alternate Names
Matawai
Matawari (Matawai)
Matoewari
Matuari
Saamáka
Saramaccaans

Dialects
Matawari
Saramacca

Dialect Alternate Names
Bush Negro
Matawai
Matoewari
Matuari
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1974-2000
New Testament 1991-2009
Complete Bible None Reported
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource New Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Saramaccan
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Gadu Buku
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)


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