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Translations of the Book of Mormon

Book of Mormon translationsThe Book of Mormon is published in 110 languages, and many of them are available in multiple formats online.

In March 1830, 5,000 copies of the Book of Mormon were printed in the E. B. Grandin print shop in Palmyra, New York. From that humble beginning, today the Church prints over 3 million copies a year on large web presses. Over 160 million total copies have been distributed since 1830. Truly, this important witness of Jesus Christ is beginning to cover the earth.

Today, all or part of the Book of Mormon has been translated into 110 languages. 88 are translations of the full book and 22 are translations of Selections from The Book of Mormon, which is approximately one third of the full book.

Translations of the Book of Mormon (in Alphabetical Order)

All languages are available in print. Other formats are indicated in parentheses. List updated June 30, 2017.

  • Afrikaans (PDF)
  • Albanian (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • American Sign (online, Gospel Library mobile app, DVD)
  • Amharic (PDF)
  • Arabic (PDF)
  • Armenian (PDF)
  • Armenian-West (selections only)
  • Aymara (PDF)
  • Bengali (selections only)
  • Bikolano (selections only, Gospel Library mobile app)
  • Bislama (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)
  • Bulgarian (PDF)
  • Cakchiquel (selections only, audio, PDF)
  • Cambodian (PDF)
  • Catalan (PDF)
  • Cebuano (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Chamorro (selections only)
  • Chinese, Simplified Characters (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone, language study edition)
  • Chinese, Traditional Characters (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone, language study edition)
  • Chuukese (online, PDF)
  • Croatian (PDF)
  • Czech (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Danish (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Dutch (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Efik (selections only, PDF)
  • English (audio, online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Estonian (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Fante (PDF)
  • Fijian (PDF)
  • Finnish (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • French (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • German (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Greek (PDF)
  • Guarani (online)
  • Haitian (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Hawaiian (PDF)
  • Hiligaynon (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)
  • Hindi (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)
  • Hmong (PDF)
  • Hungarian (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Icelandic (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Igbo (PDF)
  • Ilokano (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Indonesian (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Italian (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Japanese A (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Kekchi (PDF)
  • Kiribati (PDF)
  • Kisii (selections only, Gospel Library mobile app)
  • Korean A (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Kosraean (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)
  • Kuna (selections only, PDF)
  • Lao (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)
  • Latvian (PDF)
  • Lingala (PDF)
  • Lithuanian (PDF)
  • Malagasy (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Malay (online, Gospel Library mobile app)
  • Mam (selections only, audio, PDF)
  • Maori (print only)
  • Marshallese (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)
  • Maya (selections only)
  • Mongolian (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Navajo (selections only, audio)
  • Nepali (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)
  • Niuean (selections only)
  • Norwegian (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Palauan (selections only, PDF, online, Gospel Library mobile app)
  • Pampango (selections only)
  • Pangasinan (PDF)
  • Papiamento (selections only, PDF, online, Gospel Library mobile app)
  • Persian (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)
  • Pohnpeian (selections only, PDF)
  • Polish (PDF)
  • Portuguese (audio, online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Quechua-Bolivia (selections only, PDF)
  • Quechua-Peru (selections only, PDF)
  • Quiche (selections only, audio)
  • Quichua-Ecuador (PDF)
  • Rarotongan (print only)
  • Romanian (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Russian (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone, language study edition)
  • Samoan (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Serbian (PDF)
  • Setswana (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)
  • Shona (PDF)
  • Sinhala (PDF)
  • Slovak (online, Gospel Library mobile app)
  • Slovenian (PDF)
  • Spanish A (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Swahili (PDF)
  • Swedish (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Tagalog (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Tahitian (PDF)
  • Tamil (PDF)
  • Telugu (PDF)
  • Thai (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)
  • Tok Pisin (PDF)
  • Tongan (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Turkish (PDF)
  • Twi (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)
  • Tzotzil (selections only, PDF)
  • Ukrainian (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Urdu (PDF)
  • Vietnamese (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF, mobile feature phone)
  • Waray (selections only)
  • Welsh (print only)
  • Xhosa (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)
  • Yapese (PDF)
  • Yoruba (PDF)
  • Zulu (online, Gospel Library mobile app, PDF)

Translations of the Book of Mormon (in Chronolical Order)

Language Year First Published First Edition & Present Edition
1 English 1830 Full book. New 1981, 2013
2 Danish 1851 Full book. Rev. 1949, 2005
3 German 1852 Full book. Rev. 2003
4 French 1852 Full book. Rev. 1998
5 Italian 1852 Full book. Rev. 2017
6 Welsh 1852 Full book. Reprint 2001
7 Hawaiian 1855 Full book. Reprint 1992
8 Spanish 1875 Selections. Full 1886. Rev. 1992
9 Swedish 1878 Full book Rev. 1958
10 Maori 1889 Full book. Reprint 1989
11 Dutch 1890 Full book. Rev. 2017
12 Samoan 1903 Full book. Rev. 2011
13 Tahitian 1904 Full book
14 Turkish 1906 Full. Selections 1983, Full 2001
15 Japanese 1909 Full book. Rev. 1995,2009
16 Czech 1933 Full book. Rev. 2004
17 Armenian-Western 1937 Full book. Selections 1983
18 Portuguese 1939 Full book. Rev. 1995
19 Tongan 1946 Full book. Rev. 2006
20 Norwegian 1950 Full book. Rev. 2002
21 Finnish 1954 Full book. Rev. 2002
22 Rarotongan 1965 Full book
23 Chinese 1965 Full book  Rev. 2007
24 Korean 1967 Full book. Rev 2005
25 Afrikaans 1972 Full book. Rev. 2003
26 Thai 1976 Full book. Rev. 2010
27 Indonesian 1977 Full book. Rev. 2003, 2010
28 Aymara 1977 Selections. Full 1986
29 Cakchiquel 1978 Selections
30 Croatian 1979 Full book
31 Quechua-Peru 1979 Selections
32 Greek 1979 Selections K 1979, D 1983, Full 1987
33 Hungarian 1979 Selections Full 1991, Rev. 2005
34 Kekchi 1979 Selections Full 1983, Rev. 2011
35 Quiche 1979 Selections
36 Bulgarian 1980 Selections.  Full 1999, 2004
37 Navajo 1980 Selections. Rev.1998
38 Quichua-Ecuador 1980 Selections. Full 2011
39 Arabic 1980 Selections. Full 1986
40 Vietnamese 1980 Selections  Full 82, Rev. 2003
41 Fijian 1980 Full book
42 Quechua-Bolivia 1981 Selections
43 Russian 1981 Full book.  Rev. 2012
44 Catalan 1981 Full book
45 Polish 1981 Full book
46 Romanian 1981 Selections. Full 98, 2004
47 Kuna 1981 Selections
48 Niuean   (Niue) 1981 Selections
49 Icelandic 1981 Full book.  Rev. 2002
50 Hindi 1982 Full book. Rev. 2015
51 Telugu 1982 Selections.  Full 2000
52 Tamil 1982 Selections.  Full 2005
53 Cambodian 1982 Selections.  Full 2001, 2007
54 Lao 1982 Selections. Full 2012
55 Swahili 1982 Selections. Full 2000, 2005
56 Guarani 1982 Selections. Full 2009
57 Maya 1983 Selections
58 Sinhala 1983 Selections. Full 2008
59 Mam 1983 Selections
60 Efik 1983 Selections
61 Chinese (Simplified Characters) 1983 Selections.  Full 2000
62 Kisii   (Gusii) 1983 Selections
63 Hmong 1983 Selections.  Full 2000
64 Persian  (Farsi) 1983 Selections. Full 2015
65 Haitian 1983 Selections Full 1999. Rev 2007
66 Marshallese 1984 Selections.  Full 2003. Rev 2015
67 Bengali 1985 Selections
68 Bislama 1985 Selections.  Full 2004
69 Malagasy 1986 Selections. Full 2000, Rev. 2006
70 Fante 1987 Selections.  Full Rev. 2003
71 Zulu 1987 Selections.  Full 2003. Rev 2015
72 Pohnpeian 1987 Selections
73 Papiamento 1987 Selections
74 Chuukese (Trukese) 1987 Selections. Full 2015
75 Tagalog 1987 Selections.  Full 1998
76 Lingala 1988 Selections.  Full 2004
77 Shona 1988 Selections.  Full 1999, 2007
78 Urdu 1988 Selections.  Full 2007
79 Palauan 1988 Selections
80 Kiribati 1988 Selections.  Full 2001
81 Chamorro 1989 Selections
82 Ilokano 1991 Selections.  Full 1995
83 Cebuano 1992 Selections.  Full 1998
84 Tzotzil 1994 Selections
85 Hiligaynon 1994 Selections.  Full 2005
86 Pampango 1994 Selections
87 American Sign (ASL) 1995-01 Full VHS. DVD 2006
88 Waray 1996 Selections
89 Ukrainian 1997 Full book.  Rev. 2005
90 Bikolano 1998 Selections
91 Pangasinan 1998 Full book
92 Albanian 1999 Full book.  Rev. 2005
93 Estonian 2000 Full book.  Rev. 2011
94 Igbo 2000 Full book   Rev. 2007
95 Latvian 2000 Full book.  Rev. 2006
96 Armenian East 2000 Full book.  Rev. 2006
97 Lithuanian 2000 Full book.  Rev. 2006
98 Amharic 2000 Full book
99 Xhosa 2000 Full book. Rev 2015
100 Mongolian 2001 Full book.  Rev. 2007
101 Neomelanesian 2002 Full book
102 Slovenian 2002 Full book
103 Setswana 2003 Full book
104 Yapese 2004 Full book
105 Twi 2005 Full book
106 Yoruba 2007 Full book
107 Serbian 2008 Full book
108 Slovak 2013 Full book
109 Malay 2013 Full book
110 Kosraean 2015 Full book
111 Nepali 2017 Full book

 

 

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