Language:  Saramaccan Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

20,000

People Group's Primary Language

3

Scripture Status

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
 Saramaccan French Guiana 5,700 Christianity 85.00 % 0.80 %
 Saramaccan Suriname 13,000 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.80 %
Saramaccan, Matawari Suriname 1,300 Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 0.50 %
  Totals:  3     1        
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Note:  Only people groups speaking Saramaccan as primary language are listed.
Other groups may speak Saramaccan as a secondary language.

Language Alternate Names
Matawai
Matawari (Matawai)
Matoewari
Matuari

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 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 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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