complete verse (1 Corinthians 15:16)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 15:16:

  • Uma: “For if dead people are not caused to live again, then certainly also Kristus was not caused to live again.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Because if the dead are not made alive again, that means Almasi also was not made alive again.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Because if it’s not possible for dead people to be raised, then Christ also was not raised.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Not only that but also it will become-known that what we (excl.) have been saying about God is a lie, because we have confirmed that he made-Cristo -alive again. But if it’s true that he won’t/doesn’t make-the dead -alive again, it’s not also true that he made-Cristo -alive.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “For, like I said, if the dead will not be made to live again, of course it will turn out that Cristo was not made to live again.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “If it be that dead people do not resurrect, then Christ is still dead.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)