Chinese (Simplified) - 简体中文
The Chinese Contemporary Bible (圣经当代译本修订版) is a major translation of the Bible for the Chinese, Putonghua language, which is primarily used in China. An estimated 873,000,000 people speak this language as their mother tongue. The translation uses a contemporary language style and applies a meaning-based translation philosophy. It is translated from the original languages (Hebrew, Aramaic, and Greek) and is designed for a general audience with a seventh grade education or above.