Language:  Xhosa Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

8,849,000

People Group's Primary Language

5

Scripture Status

Translation Need Questionable

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
 Xhosa Botswana 12,000 Christianity 90.00 % 11.00 %
 Xhosa Lesotho 24,000 Christianity 75.00 % 10.00 %
 Xhosa South Africa 7,929,000 Christianity 81.00 % 24.00 %
 Xhosa Zimbabwe 34,000 Christianity 90.00 % 11.00 %
 Xhosa-Tembu South Africa 850,000 Christianity 75.00 % 20.00 %
  Totals:  5     0        
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Note:  Only people groups speaking Xhosa as primary language are listed.
Other groups may speak Xhosa as a secondary language.

Language Alternate Names
Isixhosa
Koosa
Pondo
Xosa

Dialects
Bomvana
Gaika
Gealeka
Mpondo
Mpondomse
Ndlambe
Thembu
Xesibe

Dialect Alternate Names
Mpondomisi
Ncqika
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions Questionable translation need
New Testament 1846-1987
Complete Bible 1859
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
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)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Xhosa
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: isiXhosa 1975
Text / Printed Matter Bible: isiXhosa 1996
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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