Hausa Online

Learning Hausa (and other less commonly taught languages) using the Internet

Bible in Hausa, Swahili and other languages online

Posted by hausaonline on Thursday, June 29, 2006

You can download or read online the Bible in Hausa, Swahili and other languages on the French-speaking website La Bible multilingue.

At the top of the screen, you can choose the language and the book, chapter and verse you want to read.

On a help page you find an explanation how it all works.

If you prefer to download the text and read it offline, go to the download page. There, you find all the different Bible versions:

You need to install Lucida Unicode or another Unicode font in order to see the special characters.


41 Responses to “Bible in Hausa, Swahili and other languages online”

  1. Please, i will like to have Bible written in hausa langgauge in my mail, or send the wed address for me, thank you.

  2. Anyone who is interested in a written copy of the Bible in Hausa, you should be able to get one at a Christian bookshop.

    You could also visit the website of the International Bible Society: They may be able to help you.

  3. Computer programmers with experience of Java may wish to attempt to convert some of these Bibles to make them installable in Java enabled mobile phones. Visit Go Bible

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  5. rufus maniki maina said

    God bless you so much for this resource you have made available. i was afraid an electronic swahili bible does not exist!
    send me updates, articles and links by email.

  6. useibert said


    Dear Rufus,

    I am the person running this weblog. Sorry I can’t send you any updates on the above mentioned website “La Bible multilingue”. I treid to find out who is responsible for it, but couldn’t find any hint on the website. Enjoy reading the Bible in Kiswahili!

  7. thomas said

    thank you,the swahili bible came in handi,keep it up

  8. i will appreciate if computer programming department will bring a new done about hausa bible website.

  9. useibert said

    Here is another link for people interested in Online Hausa Bibles:
    The Deutero-Canonical Books of the Bible in Hausa

  10. claudi said

    is there any possibility to get a bible in hausa? where can i buy such one?

  11. useibert said

    @claudi (and anyone else who wants a written copy of the Bible in Hausa): You should be able to order one at a Christian bookshop.

    In Nigeria, you could order one here:

    You could also visit the website of the International Bible Society:

    Hope this helps,


  12. Please anybody who knows the site i can download swahili Bible, both old and new testament,let me know.

    Akhsante sana.

  13. Anybody who knows the site i can download swahili bible, both old and new testament, please get in toch with me.
    akhsante sana.

  14. @Trevor:

    Please read the blogpost again. I have mentioned a place where you can get the bible in Kiswahili. Here is the download link:

    You need to unzip the file and open it with your internet browser(which must be capable of interpreting XML)

  15. laraba said

    Hi i would like you to send me an hausa bible through my email thank you.

  16. Aminu Muhammad said

    Hi, i will be more excited if i can be able to get hausa version of the holy bible on net. please if it can be possible send to my mail. i use cell phone. thank you.

  17. Pastor Joshua said

    Hallo. Thank you for good work you are doing and also the information you are supplying.
    Where can l download the kikuyu bible or read it online?
    God bless.

  18. M. Bello Arzika said

    I will love to have a Bible in Hausa, because that will help me to know Bible much. i love readig Bible and i believe in everything Bible is teaching. I was born and raised as Moslem, but after i took time to read and have a Bible study. I believe in Bible very well and to have it in my own language will be very helpfull because i will like to try and make my other people understand is the TRUTH and there is no other book like Bible. Thank You

  19. in jesus name amen.may God bless us and give us the ziel to save him in spirit and in trueth.may he sendown his anjel to us.may he give us hope peace in jesus name Amen.please i will like to have hausa bible in my phone please send it to me or the web adress thanks and remain bless.

  20. Prmise aron said

    I want to download hausa bible

  21. Pls I want to have complete version of hausa bible

  22. felix kuje said

    Thank you for your good work where can download complete hausa bible littafi mai tsarki ?

  23. I would like to know where I can download the bible in kikuyu language. Preferrably the whole bible.
    Thanks and God bless you.

  24. Ya allah


    yayai kau haka

  26. sandy said

    how can I get the holy bible in berom language version


  28. amalik said

    inasan narinqa samun littanlfan hausa ta pdf amman bana iya shiga webst din dan allah inasan kundi
    n tsatsuba ta waya ta ga emal dina aturomin

  29. steven pogu said

    how do i get hausa bible app for nokia E63, God bless nigeria

  30. joggo Stephen said

    i having difficulty downloading the hausa version into my phone (nokia e72). Pls can you help?

  31. dj bare said

    wai mai yasa ba, son gayama nane

  32. Hausa novel group what’s app idan kanason shiga sailsmin magana awan nan number 08104999699

  33. abbas said

    littafin abubakar imam ne kawai ake iya samu?

  34. Hausa bible

  35. amratt said


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