complete verse (Acts 12:8)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 12:8:

  • Uma: “The angel also said to him: ‘Get your (sing.) clothes and put on your (sing.) shoes!’ Petrus obeyed his commands. After that the angel said again: ‘Put-on-your (sing.)-shirt, and follow me.'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “The angel said to him, ‘Put your belt on and put your shoes on.’ Petros put his belt on and put his shoes on. Then the angel said, ‘Get into your jacket and follow me.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And the angel said to him, ‘Put on your belt and put on your shoes,’ and Peter obeyed. And then the angel said to him again, ‘Wrap yourself and come with me.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “and the angel said, ‘Arrange your (singular) clothes, put-on-your -sandals.’ When he had obeyed, the angel said, ‘Wrap-around your (singular) outer garment to follow me.'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And then the angel said next, ‘Belt on your clothes and put on your foorwear.’ Pedro obeyed, and then the angel said next, ‘Dress in that outdoor garment of yours and come with me.'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)

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