complete verse (Mark 8:20)

Following are a number of back-translations of Mark 8:20:

  • Uma: “Yesus asked further: ‘And the seven [loaves of] bread that I fed the four thousand with, how many baskets of leftovers did you gather?’ They said: ‘Seven.'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “‘And don’t you remember the seven breads that I divided among the four thousand people? How many baskets full of left-overs did you gather?’ They said, ‘Seven.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And Jesus said again, ‘And when I broke the seven pieces of bread to feed the four thousand people, how many baskets did you fill of leftover pieces?’ And they answered, ‘Seven.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “‘And the seven breads that sufficed for the over four thousand people, how many baskets did you fill with left-overs?’ ‘Seven,’ they said.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “‘Well when I also broke up the seven breads with which to feed the four thousand, well how many large-baskets did you put into which you filled with what was in excess?’ ‘Seven large-baskets,’ was the reply of those disciples.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
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