Was Latin the first language of the Bible?
Scholars generally recognize three languages as original biblical languages: Hebrew, Aramaic, and Koine Greek.
How many languages has the Bible been translated into?
The Bible has been translated into many languages from the biblical languages of Hebrew, Aramaic and Greek. As of September 2020 the full Bible has been translated into 704 languages, the New Testament has been translated into an additional 1,551 languages and Bible portions or stories into 1,160 other languages.
What is the oldest translation of the Bible?
1494–1536). Tyndale’s Bible is credited with being the first English translation to work directly from Hebrew and Greek texts.