Language:  American Sign Language

Population of Groups Speaking

943,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

6

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Not Available
Map Notes
Primary Language
(6 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Deaf Barbados 1,400
 Deaf Benin 134,000
 Deaf Canada 77,000
 Deaf Liberia 53,000
 Deaf United States 677,000
 Deaf St Vincent and Grenadines 500
  Totals:  6     0
Secondary Language
(2 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Deaf Guatemala 134,000
 Deaf Mali 226,000
  Totals:  2     1

Item Value
Status
Ethnologue Code ase
Written Yes
Bible Translation Complete Bible
Progress Scale Indeterminate

Language Alternate Names
Ameslan
ASL
Benin Sign Language
Black ASL
Burkina Faso Sign Language
Francophone ASL
Gabonese Sign Language
Haitian Sign Language
Langue des signes américaine
Langue des signes congolaise
Langue des signes d’Afrique francophone
Langue des signes de Côte d’Ivoire
Langue des signes de l’Afrique francophone
Langue des signes du Congo
Langue des signes franco-africaine
Langue des signes haïtienne
LSAF Ivoirienne
Malian ASL
Tactile ASL (TASL)
Togo Sign Language

Dialects
Black American Sign Language
Myanmar Rangon Sign Language
Tactile American Sign Language
Tactile Asl

Dialect Alternate Names


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1982-1996
New Testament 2005
Complete Bible 2020

Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Virtual Storehouse
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles

Resource Directories
Scripture Earth
Language Archives
Linguist List
SIL Resources
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Format Resource (Direct link) Source (General link)
Film / Video God's Story video God's Story
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in American Sign Language Jesus Film Project
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
General Zume Resources Zume Project
General Zume Training Zume Project
Text / Printed Matter Door International General / Other