complete verse (1 Corinthians 14:38)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 14:38:

  • Uma: “But if they won’t believe these words of mine, don’t believe them!” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “If he does not pay attention to what I say here, don’t also pay attention to him.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Therefore, if he does not obey this then don’t you also listen to hear what he has to say.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But if he does not acknowledge it, neither is he to be (lit. even if he also is not) acknowledged.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “The one who doesn’t acknowledge this, he also will not be acknowledged.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “But if there be any person who says about me that I do not speak what is right, then also it must not be said that the word he speaks is right.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)