complete verse (1 Thessalonians 4:10)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Thessalonians 4:10:

  • Uma: “You love all your relatives of one faith in Makedonia. But we really request, relatives, that you add-to those deeds of yours.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “And really you love all who trust in Isa in all of Makedoniya. But we (excl.) ask/beg you, my brothers, that you still increase your love for them.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “I know that you already hold dear the believers in the whole province of Macedonia. And we also beg you, Brethren, to increase your holding dear in your breath everyone.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “and granted, that’s indeed what you’ve been doing to all our brothers in the entire province Macedonia. Therefore we (excl.) are only advising you to add yet more to it.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “The truth of that is, your valuing of all your siblings in believing in all the province of Macedonia is indeed clear. But even though it’s like that, we (excl.) are indeed impressing it upon you anyway that you cause this valuing of yours to increase far more.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “And this word I tell you, is just how you are doing toward all our brothers who live all over the land of Macedonia. And now, my brothers, I ask you the favor that concerning what you are doing, not just continue to do so, but more and more you will love.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)