Language:  Sunwar

Estimated Global Speakers

42,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

1

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Sunuwar Nepal 55,000 139,000 Hinduism 2.60 % 1
  Totals:  1           1     1
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Chhetri Nepal 4,269,000 4,521,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 85
 Rai Nepal 602,000 733,000 Other / Small 5.56 % -
 Silpkar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 59,000 988,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sunuwar India 84,000 139,000 Hinduism 3.02 % 2
 Tamang Nepal 1,490,000 1,733,000 Buddhism 6.60 % -
  Totals:  5           3     88

Language Alternate Names
Bhujuwar
Kiranti-Kõits Lo
Kirati-Koits
Koits Lo
Mukhiya
Pirthwar
Sunuwar
Sunwari

Dialects
Sunuwar
Surel

Dialect Alternate Names
Kowico Lo
Kwoico Lo
Sonowal
Sonowar
Sunbar
Sunuar
Sunwar
Sunwar: Surel

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1988
New Testament 1992
Complete Bible 2011
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sunwar
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
Text / Printed Matter Bible: परमप्रभु यावे आ लोव़
Text / Printed Matter Download scripture in this language
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter The Ancient Path (Sunwar)


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