Language:  Sama, Southern Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

261,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

2

Scripture Status

Bible Portions

Audio Bible

Not Available

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 *
 Sama, Southern Malaysia 18,000 260,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sama, Southern Philippines 242,000 260,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
  Totals:  2         2       6
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Sama, Kissama Angola 56,000 56,000 Christianity 65.00 % 3.00 % -
  Totals:  1         0       0

Item Code
Status
Ethnologue Code ssb
Written Yes
Bible Translation Portions

Language Alternate Names
A'a Sama
Bajau Asli
Bajau Kubang
Bajau Laut (Mandelaut)
Bajau Semporna (Bajau Asli)
Bajau Simunul
Bajau Ubian
Balimbing
Benadan
Binadan
Bongao
Kubang
Kubung
Laminusa (Laminusa Sinama)
Laminusa Sinama
Languyan
Mandelaut
Obian
Pala'au
Sama'
Sama (A'a Sama)
Sama Dilaut
Sama Kubang
Sama Kubung
Sama Laut
Sama Mandelaut
Sama Pala'au
Sama Sibutu
Sama Simunul
Sama Tawi-Tawi
Sama Ubian
Samah
Samah Lumbuh
Samah-Samah
Samal
Samar
Sapa-Sapa
Sea Bajau
Sea Gypsies
Sibutu
Sibutu' (Sibutu)
Sibutuq
Sinama
Sitangkai
Southern Bajau
Southern Sinama
Tau Ubian
Tawi-Tawi Sinama

Dialects
Bajau Banaran
Bajau Darat
Bajau Laut
Bajau Semporna
Laminusa
Obian
Sama
Sibutu
Sibutu'
Sikubung
Simunul
Southern
Tandubas
Ubian

Dialect Alternate Names
A'a Sama
Bajau Asli
Kubang
Kubung
Laminusa Sinama
Mandelaut
North Ubian
Obian
Pala'au
Sama'
Sama Kubang
Sama Kubung
Sama Laut
Sama Mandelaut
Sama Pala'au
Sama Sibutu
Sama Sibutu'
Sama Simunul
Sama Ubian
Sama, Southern: Obian
Sama, Southern: Sibutu
Sama, Southern: Ubian
Sama, Timugang bahagi
Sama: Obian
Samah
Samah Lumbuh
Samah-samah
Samal
Samal: North Ubian
Samar
Sea Bajau
Sea Gypsies
Sibutu
Sibutuq
Sinama Tawi-Tawi
Tau Ubian
Ubian

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1979-2009
New Testament None Reported
Complete Bible None Reported

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Not Available
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sama, Southern
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video


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