complete verse (1 Corinthians 13:6)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 13:6:

  • Uma: “If we are loving to other(s), it means we aren’t happy about it when he is wrong, we are happy if he is straight/right.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “If we (dual) love, we (dual) don’t like it/feel good when people do bad but we (dual) like it/feel good when they do straight (things).” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “If other people are precious in our breath, we are not made happy by evil-doings because the thing that gives us joy is righteous-doing.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “The person who is loving, he is not happy if something evil happens/is-done but rather is made-happy by what is right and true.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And it is not happy about evil deeds but rather what it is happy about is good deeds which are in harmony with the truth.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “He isn’t happy upon seeing other people committing sin. Rather he is happy when he sees that people walk uprightly.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)