complete verse (1 Peter 3:5)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Peter 3:5:

  • Uma: “For thus also was the behavior of women long ago whose lives were holy and who trusted God. Those women became beautiful for they submitted to their husbands.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Like this was the beauty of the women who belonged to God in old times. They really trusted in God and they followed/obeyed what their husbands wished. The good customs of theirs was what made them beautiful.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “The women long ago who trusted in God, this is the way they became beautiful. They submitted themselves to their spouses” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Those are the behaviors followed back then by holy women who trusted in God. They beautified themselves in/by their submitting to their spouses.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Remember the women of the past who believed/obeyed God, those who trusted in him. Their beauty was indeed like this, that they submitted well to the leadership/management of their husband.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Long ago the woman who honored God fixed themselves like that. They trusted in God and obeyed their husbands.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)