complete verse (1 Corinthians 15:20)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 15:20:

  • Uma: “But what is true is: Kristus was really caused to live again. And his living again is like a promise that all his followers who die will also be caused to live again.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “But that is the truth, Isa Almasi was really made alive again from his death. He was the very first one made alive and he is a sign as a sign that in the future the dead ones will follow (pasunu’) being made alive again.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “But it’s really true what I say to you that Jesus is raised from the dead, and because of this we (incl.) can know that it’s true that the dead also will be raised in the future, because Christ was first raised.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But the truth of it is that Cristo lived again, and that is how-we -know for-sure that God will also make-alive again all who have died.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But, this is the truth, Cristo really was made to live again. What this Cristo is like is early-ripening-rice, which the first to be harvested, the other rice following later. This really will happen on the set-termination day, when the bodies of all who believe/obey him will be made to live again, this being like their being-harvested.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “But it is true when I tell you that Christ resurrected after he had died. With this word we conclude that it is true that all the dead people who have died must resurrect later.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)