complete verse (1 Corinthians 11:8)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 11:8:

  • Uma: “For man was not made from woman, it was woman who was made from man.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Because in the beginning when God created mankind, it was not the man who was created from the body of the woman, but the woman was created from the body of man.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “That’s why the man is in charge of the woman, for that first man, he was not birthed by a woman, but rather he was created by God. And as for that first woman, God made her from the body of the first man.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because when God created the first man and woman, the man didn’t come-from the woman but rather the woman came-from the man.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “For isn’t it so that, when God created that first man and woman, the man did not come from the woman but rather the woman came from the man.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Because when God had made man, it wasn’t from a woman he took a part in order to make a man. Rather it was the man from whom a part was taken from his body in order to make the woman.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)