Language:  Makonde

Population of Groups Speaking

2,564,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

5

Scripture Status

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Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(5 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Makonde Kenya 3,900
 Makonde Mayotte 1,900
 Makonde Mozambique 581,000
 Makonde Tanzania 1,968,000
Ndonde Mozambique 9,500
  Totals:  5     2
Secondary Language
(0 people groups)
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No reported people groups speaking this as secondary language
  Totals:  0     0

Language Alternate Names
Chimakonde
Chimaviha
Chinimakonde
Cimabiha
Cimakonde
Donde
Kimakonde
Kimawiha
Konde
Mabiha
Maconde
Makonda
Makonde, Mozambique
Matambe
Matambwe
Mavia
Maviha (Chimaviha)
Mawia
Mawiha
Mekwengo
Mwalu
Mwambe
Ndonde
Shimakonde
Simakonde
Tambwe
Vadonde (Donde)
Vamakonde (Makonde)
Vamwalu (Mwalu)
Vamwambe (Mwambe)

Dialects
Matambwe
Maviha
Vadonde
Vamakonde
Vamwalu
Vamwambe

Dialect Alternate Names
Chimaviha
Donde
Kimawiha
Mabiha
Makonde
Makonde: Maviha
Mavia
Mawia
Mwalu
Mwambe
Ndonde


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 2008
New Testament 2013-2014
Complete Bible None Reported

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