complete verse (Revelation 1:13)

Following are a number of back-translations of Revelation 1:13:

  • Uma: “In the midst of those lampstands, I saw a person who looked like the Child of Mankind. His clothes were a long garment coming to his feet and tied at the chest with a rope of gold.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “And there in the middle of those lampstands, there was one standing looking like a human. His robe reached to his feet and there was (something) tied around his chest (that was of) gold.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And in the midst of the lamps there was a person who looked like the older sibling of mankind. His shirt was long and He was belted with gold.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “In the middle of them, there was one whose appearance was like a person dressed in a long-robe (understood as being ankle-length). There was also gold that was belted around his chest.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And standing right in the middle of those lamps was like the One From Heaven Born of Man/human, dressed in what reached down to the top of his feet and at his chest there was a gold sash wrapped around.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “There where these seven candle holders were, I saw in the midst of them a man. He was wearing clothing which reached to his feet. There at his chest it was all of gold that encircled him.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)

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