Mandarin language

Language name: Mandarin
ISO Language Code: cmn
GRN Language Number: 37
Language Scope: ISO Language
Language State: Verified

Sample of Mandarin

Chinese Mandarin - The Two Roads.mp3

Audio recordings available in Mandarin

These recordings are designed for evangelism and basic Bible teaching to bring the gospel message to people who are not literate or are from oral cultures, particularly unreached people groups.

Becoming a Friend of God

Collection of related audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages. They explain salvation, and may also give basic Christian teaching. Previously titled 'Words of Life 3'.

Good News

Audio-visual Bible lessons in 40 sections with pictures. Contains Bible overview from creation to Christ, and teaching on the Christian life. For evangelism and church planting.

Good News - Female

Audio-visual Bible lessons in 40 sections with pictures. Contains Bible overview from creation to Christ, and teaching on the Christian life. For evangelism and church planting.

Good News^ for university students

Audio Bible lessons in 40 sections with optional pictures. Contains Bible overview from creation to Christ, and teaching on the Christian Life. For evangelism and church planting.

The Living Christ

A chronological Bible teaching series from creation to Christ's second coming in 120 pictures. Brings understanding of the character and teaching of Jesus.

Look, Listen & Live 1 Beginning with GOD

Book 1 of an audio-visual series with Bible stories of Adam, Noah, Job, Abraham. For evangelism, church planting and systematic Christian teaching.

Look, Listen & Live 2 Mighty Men of GOD

Book 2 of an audio-visual series with Bible stories of Jacob, Joseph, Moses. For evangelism, church planting and systematic Christian teaching.

Look, Listen & Live 3 Victory through GOD

Book 3 of an audio-visual series with Bible stories of Joshua, Deborah, Gideon, Samson. For evangelism, church planting and systematic Christian teaching.

Look, Listen & Live 4 Servants of GOD

Book 4 of an audio-visual series with Bible stories of Ruth, Samuel, David, Elijah. For evangelism, church planting and systematic Christian teaching.

Look, Listen & Live 5 On Trial for GOD

Book 5 of an audio-visual series with Bible stories of Elisha, Daniel, Jonah, Nehemiah, Esther. For evangelism, church planting, systematic Christian teaching.

Look, Listen & Live 6 JESUS - Teacher & Healer

Book 6 of an audio-visual series with Bible stories of Jesus from Matthew and Mark. For evangelism, church planting and systematic Christian teaching.

Look, Listen & Live 7 JESUS - Lord & Saviour

Book 7 of an audio-visual series with Bible stories of Jesus from Luke and John. For evangelism, church planting and systematic Christian teaching.

Look, Listen & Live 8 Acts of the HOLY SPIRIT

Book 8 of an audio-visual series with Bible stories of the young church and Paul. For evangelism, church planting and systematic Christian teaching.

Portrait of Jesus (Modern)

The life of Jesus told using scripture passages from Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, Acts and Romans.

Portrait of Jesus (Union)

The life of Jesus told using scripture passages from Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, Acts and Romans.

Words of Life 1

Short audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages that explain salvation and give basic Christian teaching. Each program is a customised and culturally relevant selection of scripts, and may include songs and music.

Words of Life 2

Short audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages that explain salvation and give basic Christian teaching. Each program is a customised and culturally relevant selection of scripts, and may include songs and music.

Recordings in related languages

Becoming a Friend of God (in Chinese: Hubei Chongyanghua)

Collection of related audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages. They explain salvation, and may also give basic Christian teaching. Previously titled 'Words of Life'.

Becoming a Friend of God (in Chinese: Hubei Dangyanghua)

Collection of related audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages. They explain salvation, and may also give basic Christian teaching. Previously titled 'Words of Life'.

Becoming a Friend of God (in Chinese: Hubei Wuhandayehua)

Collection of related audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages. They explain salvation, and may also give basic Christian teaching. Previously titled 'Words of Life'.

Becoming a Friend of God (in Chinese: Liansan)

Collection of related audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages. They explain salvation, and may also give basic Christian teaching. Previously titled 'Words of Life'.

Becoming a Friend of God (in 官話; 北方話 [Guiliu])

Collection of related audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages. They explain salvation, and may also give basic Christian teaching. Previously titled 'Words of Life'.

Becoming a Friend of God (in Pinghua: Guangxi Nanning)

Collection of related audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages. They explain salvation, and may also give basic Christian teaching. Previously titled 'Words of Life'.

God is One (in Hui: Qinghai)

Short audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages that explain salvation and give basic Christian teaching. Each program is a customised and culturally relevant selection of scripts, and may include songs and music.

Good News (in 官話; 北方話 [Guiliu])

Audio-visual Bible lessons in 40 sections with pictures. Contains Bible overview from creation to Christ, and teaching on the Christian life. For evangelism and church planting.

Good News (in Hui: Qinghai)

Audio-visual Bible lessons in 40 sections with pictures. Contains Bible overview from creation to Christ, and teaching on the Christian life. For evangelism and church planting.

Good News (in Hui: Xunhua)

Audio-visual Bible lessons in 40 sections with pictures. Contains Bible overview from creation to Christ, and teaching on the Christian life. For evangelism and church planting.

Good News (Long) (in Mandarin: Indonesia)

Audio-visual Bible lessons in 40 sections with pictures. Contains Bible overview from creation to Christ, and teaching on the Christian life. For evangelism and church planting.

Look, Listen & Live 1 Beginning with GOD (in 官話; 北方話 [Mandarin: Taiwan])

Book 1 of an audio-visual series with Bible stories of Adam, Noah, Job, Abraham. For evangelism, church planting and systematic Christian teaching.

Look, Listen & Live 2 Mighty Men of GOD (in 官話; 北方話 [Mandarin: Taiwan])

Book 2 of an audio-visual series with Bible stories of Jacob, Joseph, Moses. For evangelism, church planting and systematic Christian teaching.

Look, Listen & Live 6 JESUS - Teacher & Healer (in 官話; 北方話 [Mandarin: Taiwan])

Book 6 of an audio-visual series with Bible stories of Jesus from Matthew and Mark. For evangelism, church planting and systematic Christian teaching.

Look, Listen & Live 7 JESUS - Lord & Saviour (in 官話; 北方話 [Mandarin: Taiwan])

Book 7 of an audio-visual series with Bible stories of Jesus from Luke and John. For evangelism, church planting and systematic Christian teaching.

The Straight Path (in Chinese, Mandarin: Hui)

Audio or video presentations of Bible stories in summarised or interpreted form.

Words of Life (in 官話; 北方話 [Chinese: Huang Yuan])

Short audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages that explain salvation and give basic Christian teaching. Each program is a customised and culturally relevant selection of scripts, and may include songs and music.

Words of Life (in 官話; 北方話 [Chinese, Mandarin: Wenshan])

Short audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages that explain salvation and give basic Christian teaching. Each program is a customised and culturally relevant selection of scripts, and may include songs and music.

Words of Life (in 官話; 北方話 [Chinese: Min Zhou])

Short audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages that explain salvation and give basic Christian teaching. Each program is a customised and culturally relevant selection of scripts, and may include songs and music.

Words of Life (in 官話; 北方話 [Chinese: Ningxia])

Short audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages that explain salvation and give basic Christian teaching. Each program is a customised and culturally relevant selection of scripts, and may include songs and music.

Words of Life (in 官話; 北方話 [Chinese: Ningxia: Thongxin])

Short audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages that explain salvation and give basic Christian teaching. Each program is a customised and culturally relevant selection of scripts, and may include songs and music.

Words of Life (in 官話; 北方話 [Chinese: Sichuan])

Short audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages that explain salvation and give basic Christian teaching. Each program is a customised and culturally relevant selection of scripts, and may include songs and music.

Words of Life (in 官話; 北方話 [Chinese: Zang Ye])

Short audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages that explain salvation and give basic Christian teaching. Each program is a customised and culturally relevant selection of scripts, and may include songs and music.

Words of Life (in 官話; 北方話 [Mandarin: Guiyanghua])

Short audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages that explain salvation and give basic Christian teaching. Each program is a customised and culturally relevant selection of scripts, and may include songs and music.

Words of Life (in 官話; 北方話 [Yunnanese])

Short audio Bible stories and evangelistic messages that explain salvation and give basic Christian teaching. Each program is a customised and culturally relevant selection of scripts, and may include songs and music.

Recordings in other languages that contain some parts in Mandarin

Words of Life (in Yi: Nusu)

Download all Mandarin

Audio/Video from other sources

A Story of Hope - Mandarin (film) - (Create International)
Creation Story Animation - (Cosmic Creations)
Dramatized Bible - Mandarin - (Trans World Radio)
God's Powerful Saviour - Mandarin - Readings from the Gospel of Luke - (Audio Treasure)
God's Story Audiovisual - Mandarin - (God's Story)
God's Story Audiovisual - Traditional Chinese - (God's Story)
Hymns - Chinese - (NetHymnal)
Jesus Film Project films - Chinese, Guiliu - (The Jesus Film Project)
Jesus Film Project films - Chinese, Qinghai - (The Jesus Film Project)
Jesus Film Project films - Chinese, Qinghai Hui - (The Jesus Film Project)
Jesus Film Project films - Chinese, Sichuan - (The Jesus Film Project)
Jesus Film Project films - Chinese, Simplified - (The Jesus Film Project)
Jesus Film Project films - Chinese, Traditional - (The Jesus Film Project)
Jesus Film Project films - Chinese, Yunnan (Kunming) - (The Jesus Film Project)
Jesus Film Project films - Hui - (The Jesus Film Project)
Jesus Film Project films - Mandarin, China - (The Jesus Film Project)
Jesus Film Project films - Mandarin (Taiwan) - (The Jesus Film Project)
John 3:1-21 - Revised Chinese Union Bible Shen Edition - (The Lumo Project)
Light of Revelation - Hui (film) - (Create International)
Study the Bible - (ThirdMill)
The Bible - Chinese, Mandarin - Union version - (Faith Comes By Hearing)
The Bible - Chinese - 音频圣经 - (Wordproject)
The Bible - Mandarin - (Audio Treasure)
The Gospel - Mandarin - (Global Gospel, The)
The Hope Video - Zhōngwén (Chinese) - (Mars Hill Productions)
The Jesus Story (audiodrama) - Chinese Sichuan - (The Jesus Film Project)
The Jesus Story (audiodrama) - Hui - (The Jesus Film Project)
The Jesus Story (audiodrama) - Mandarin China - (The Jesus Film Project)
The Jesus Story (audiodrama) - Mandarin Taiwan - (The Jesus Film Project)
The New Testament - Chinese - CCB by Biblica - (Bible Gateway)
The New Testament - Chinese - CSB New Testament by Ran Hao - (Bible Gateway)
The New Testament - Chinese, Mandarin (Revised Chinese Union version) - (Faith Comes By Hearing)
The New Testament - Chinese, Mandarin (Simplified) - (Faith Comes By Hearing)
The New Testament - Chinese, Mandarin (Traditional) - (Faith Comes By Hearing)
The New Testament - Hat (Chinese, Mandarin) - Chinese New Version - (Faith Comes By Hearing)
The New Testament - Mandarin - (Talking Bibles)
The Old Testament - Mandarin - (Talking Bibles)
The Path to Truth and Life - Mandarin, Han (film) - (Create International)
The Prophets' Story - Guiliu / Putonghua - (The Prophets' Story)
The Prophets' Story - Mandarin (简体中文) - (The Prophets' Story)
Thru the Bible Mandarin Podcast - (Thru The Bible)
Who is God? - Chinese - (Who Is God?)
荣耀君王 (King of Glory) - Chinese - (Rock International)

Other names for Mandarin

Beifang Fangyan
Beijinghua
Chinese, Mandarin (ISO Language Name)
Guanhua
Guoyu
Hoton
Huayu
Hui
Hui-Zu
Hytad
Khoton
Kuan Hua
Kuo Yu
Mandarin Chinese
Northern Chinese
Pei
Putonghua
Qotong
Standard Chinese
Tayok
Xui
Zhongguohua
普通話(國語)
汉, 普通话
漢, 普通話
简体中文 (Vernacular Name)
簡體中文
繁體中文
苏北
蘇北
북경어
จีนกลาง

Where Mandarin is spoken

Algeria
Argentina
Australia
Austria
Brunei
Cambodia
Canada
China
Costa Rica
Cuba
Ethiopia
France
Hong Kong
Italy
Japan
Kazakhstan
Korea, North
Korea, South
Kyrgyzstan
Laos
Libya
Macau
Madagascar
Malaysia
Mauritius
Mongolia
Mozambique
Myanmar
Netherlands
New Zealand
Papua New Guinea
Philippines
Russia
Saudi Arabia
Singapore
Spain
Tanzania
Thailand
Turkey
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States of America
Vietnam
Zambia

Languages related to Mandarin

People Groups who speak Mandarin

Adu; Chinese, general; Chuanqing; Daizhan; Diao; Eurasian; Gaiji; Gaisu, Southern; Gaisu, Western; Gelao; Gesu; Han Chinese, Mandarin; Han Chinese, Pinghua; Han Chinese, Shaojiang; Hui, Muslim Chinese; Jew, Chinese; Kyakala; Laba; Lemo; Limin; Linghua; Liujia; Longjia; Lopi, Shuitian; Lu, Lu Ren; Miao, Baishi; Miao, Enshi; Michi; Ming; Mulao Jia; Nanjingren; Pusha; Qixingmin; Samadu, Eastern; Samadu, Western; Saman; Shenzhou; Shui, Yunnan; Sino-Native; Subei; Xialusi; Xibe; Xijima; Yizi; Yongchun; You Tai, Chinese Jew;

Information about Mandarin

Population: 867,984,700

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