Language:  Xhosa

Population of Groups Speaking

9,488,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

5

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

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Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(5 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Xhosa Botswana 13,000
 Xhosa Lesotho 26,000
 Xhosa South Africa 8,502,000
 Xhosa Zimbabwe 36,000
 Xhosa-Tembu South Africa 911,000
  Totals:  5     0
Secondary Language
(0 people groups)
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No reported people groups speaking this as secondary language
  Totals:  0     0

Language Alternate Names
Isixhosa
Koosa
Pondo
Xosa

Dialects
Bomvana
Bomwana
Gaika
Gcaleka
Gealeka
Mpondo
Mpondomise
Mpondomse
Ndlambe
Thembu
Xesibe

Dialect Alternate Names
Gcaleka
Mpondomisi
Ncqika
Xhosa: Bomvana
Xhosa: Bomwana
Xhosa: Gaika
Xhosa: Gealeka
Xhosa: Mpondo
Xhosa: Mpondomse
Xhosa: Ndlambe
Xhosa: Thembu
Xhosa: Xesibe