Language:  Tumbuka Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

3,337,000

People Group's Primary Language

6

Scripture Status

Complete Bible

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
Senga Malawi 32,000 Christianity 75.00 % 12.00 %
Senga Zambia 139,000 Christianity 75.00 % 12.00 %
 Tumbuka Zambia 498,000 Christianity 87.00 % 20.00 %
 Tumbuka Zimbabwe 17,000 Christianity 89.00 % 5.00 %
 Tumbuka, Phoka Malawi 2,648,000 Christianity 97.00 % 14.00 %
Yombe Zambia 3,500 Christianity 90.00 % 3.00 %
  Totals:  6     0        
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Note:  Only people groups speaking Tumbuka as primary language are listed.
Other groups may speak Tumbuka as a secondary language.

Language Alternate Names
Chikamanga (Henga)
Chipoka
Chitumbuka
Citumbuka
Fililwa (Filirwa)
Filirwa
Henga
Hewa
Hewe (Hewa)
Kamanga
Magodi
Ngoni (Magodi)
Phoka
Poka (Chipoka)
Tamboka
Tambuka
Tew
Timbuka
Tombucas
Tumboka

Dialects
Chikamanga
Chitumbuka
Fililwa
Fungwe
Hewe
Kandawire
Nenya
Ngoni
Nthali
Phoka
Senga
Wenya
Yombe

Dialect Alternate Names
Chipoka
Filirwa
Henga
Hewa
Kamanga
Magodi
Poka
Tumbuka: Yombe
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1904-1994
New Testament 1911-2003
Complete Bible 1957-1980
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
 
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 God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Tumbuka
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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