Language:  Sylheti Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

8,641,000

People Group's Primary Language

26

Scripture Status

New Testament

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Asur Bangladesh 1,200 Hinduism 9.26 %
 Baiga Bangladesh 3,100 Hinduism 1.09 %
 Bengali, Sylhetti United Kingdom 118,000 Islam 0.30 % 0.04 %
 Bhumij Bangladesh 29,000 Hinduism 3.12 %
 Binjhia Bangladesh 5,600 Hinduism 7.55 %
Birhor Bangladesh 700 Hinduism 9.24 %
 Birjia Bangladesh 300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chero Bangladesh 4,500 Hinduism 1.73 %
 Chik Baraik Bangladesh 4,700 Hinduism 3.52 %
Dholi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 52,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gandpal Bangladesh 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ho Bangladesh 67,000 Hinduism 3.69 %
Karmali Bangladesh 3,000 Hinduism 10.97 %
Khadala Bangladesh 2,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kharia Bangladesh 11,000 Hinduism 6.22 %
 Kharwar Bangladesh 9,200 Hinduism 3.76 %
 Kisan Bangladesh 3,900 Hinduism 4.03 %
 Korku Bangladesh 2,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Korwa Bangladesh 2,400 Hinduism 4.59 %
Kusiari Bangladesh 3,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Lohait Kuri Bangladesh 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Lohara Bangladesh 18,000 Hinduism 1.95 %
Mahara Bangladesh 8,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Oraon, Kurux Bangladesh 113,000 Hinduism 11.69 %
Parhaiya Bangladesh 3,100 Hinduism 8.97 %
  Totals:  26     18        
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Note:  Only people groups speaking Sylheti as primary language are listed.
Other groups may speak Sylheti as a secondary language.

Language Alternate Names
Bengali of Cachar
Sileti
Siloti
Srihattia
Sylheti Bangla
Sylheti Bengali
Sylhetti
Sylhetti Bangla
Syloti
Syloty

Dialects

Dialect Alternate Names
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1993
New Testament 2014
Complete Bible None Reported
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Not Available
 
Possible Print Bibles
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sylheti
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)


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