Language:  Sherpa Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

151,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

6

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Dolpa Nepal 4,000 4,000 Buddhism 1.10 % 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 10,000 157,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa China 1,200 157,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Nepal 107,000 157,000 Buddhism 4.24 % 2
 Sherpa United States 500 157,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,500 1,500 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  6         6       7
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Asur India 32,000 33,000 Hinduism 8.57 % -
 Baiga India 563,000 566,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 11
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 13,000 Buddhism 1.40 % 1
 Bhotia (Hindu traditions) India 115,000 115,000 Buddhism 4.87 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,500 90,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 90,000 Buddhism 4.46 % 2
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 119,000 120,000 Buddhism 0.34 % 2
 Chhetri Nepal 4,272,000 4,546,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 85
 Gurung Nepal 505,000 625,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 10
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 22,000 Buddhism 6.44 % -
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 400 Buddhism 4.01 % 1
 Jad India 2,200 2,200 Buddhism 0.58 % 1
 Kanaura India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 4,400 Buddhism 0.89 % 1
Momba India 4,500 4,500 Buddhism 0.69 % 1
 Newah Nepal 1,284,000 1,455,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 26
 Rai Nepal 601,000 730,000 Other / Small 5.57 % -
 Rongkup India 75,000 82,000 Buddhism 25.71 % -
 Sarki Nepal 364,000 405,000 Hinduism 2.14 % 7
Sauria Paharia India 52,000 57,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Sherpa India 38,000 157,000 Buddhism 16.13 % -
 Swangla India 9,600 9,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,489,000 1,728,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 30
  Totals:  23         17       183

Language Alternate Names
Central Sherpa (Solu)
Dolakha
East Sherpa (Dolakha)
Khumbu
North Sherpa (Khumbu)
Ramechhap
Serwa
Sharpa
Sharpa Bhotia
Sherwi tamnye
Solu
South Sherpa
West Sherpa
Xarba
Xiaerba

Dialects
Khumbu
Ramechaap
Solu
Twerpa

Dialect Alternate Names
Khumbu
Namche Bazar
Serwa: Solu
Sharpa: Solu
Sherpa
Sherpa: Solu
Sherpa: Solu Khumbu
Sherpa: Solu-Khumba/Namche Baz
Sherpa: Solukhumbu
Sherpa: Solu-Khumbu
Solu Khumbu
Solu-khumba/namche Baz
Solukhumbu
Solu-khumbu
Xiaerba: Solu
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1975-2008
New Testament 2014
Complete Bible None Reported
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource New Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture / Portions
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sherpa
Text / Printed Matter Bible: कोन्छ्‌योककी सुङ


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