complete verse (1 Corinthians 10:2)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 10:2:

  • Uma: “We can say: like we are baptized to become followers of the Lord Yesus, so also they all were shadowed by the cloud and passed through the dried-up sea to become followers of Musa.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Figuratively as if they were all bathed in the cloud and in the sea and that was the sign that they were followers/disciples of Musa.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And these things that they did, it was as if they were baptized by means of the cloud and the sea so they might be disciples of Moses.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “And in their being sheltered by the cloud and walking-through the ocean, it’s as if they all had-themselves-baptized to be joined to Moses, because they acknowledged him as their leader.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “What it’s like is, they were all like baptized in that cloud and in the sea, as a sign that they were followers of Moises who was leading them.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “All these people went with Moses as they followed the cloud and together they crossed the sea. These people became the followers of Moses.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)