complete verse (1 Corinthians 4:16)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Corinthians 4:16:

  • Uma: “That’s why I really request, relatives, that you follow my behavior.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Therefore because I am your father I entreat you, copy my customs/behavior.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And since I am your father, I beg you that you imitate me.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Therefore please-be-so-kind-as (expression indicating strong request) to follow-my -example.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Therefore, I implore you, since I am like your father, don’t deviate from what you observed to be my nature/ways.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “And now just like you saw how I did there where you live, I tell you to do like that now.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)