Language:  Tamil Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

80,529,000

People Group's Primary Language

137

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
Est. Workers
Needed *
Indigenous
 Sri Lankan Moor Sri Lanka 398,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
East Indian Guadeloupe 4,700 Christianity 56.00 % 2.00 % -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) Sri Lanka 1,229,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 24
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) India 3,153,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 63
 Adi Dravida Sri Lanka 1,349,000 Hinduism 0.20 % 26
 Adi Dravida India 9,819,000 Hinduism 7.73 % -
 Agamudaiyan Sri Lanka 176,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Agamudaiyan India 857,000 Hinduism 0.52 % 17
Alavan India 7,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ambattan India 182,000 Hinduism 2.43 % 3
Arwa Mala India 100,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bharathar India 73,000 Christianity 81.98 % -
 Brahmin Sri Lanka 88,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Chackaravar India 39,000 Hinduism 15.59 % -
 Chakkiliyan India 1,295,000 Hinduism 9.11 % -
Pondicherry Catholic India 43,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Chayakkaran India 41,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Devendrakulathan India 83,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Eravallan India 6,500 Hinduism 0.26 % 1
 Hill Pulayan India 101,000 Hinduism 0.53 % 2
Kadaiyar India 17,000 Hinduism 3.02 % 1
Kallan India 1,261,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 25
Kavara India 71,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 1
Kavathi India 25,000 Hinduism 16.60 % -
Kepmaris India 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  137     101       856  


Language Alternate Names
Damulian
Madurai
Tamal
Tamalsan
Tambul
Tamili

Dialects
Adi Dravida
Aiyangar
Aiyar
Arava
Burgandi
Burma Tamil
Harijan
Hebbar
Kasuva
Kongar
Korava
Korchi
Madrasi
Malaya Tamil
Mandyam Brahmin
Parikala
Pattapu Bhasha
Sanketi
Secunderabad Brahmin
South Africa Tamil
Sri Lanka Tamil
Tigalu

Dialect Alternate Names
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1714-1956
New Testament 1715-1998
Complete Bible 1727-2002
 
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 Fathers Love Letter
Audio Recordings General Ministry Resources
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Following Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / Video General Ministry Resources
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Tamil
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Bible Visuals
General God's Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Mobile App Download Bible from Google Play Store
Text / Printed Matter Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Old Version Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bibles, Bible League
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible (Bibles India)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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