complete verse (1 Timothy 6:8)

Following are a number of back-translations of 1 Timothy 6:8:

  • Uma: “So, if we have food and clothes, it’s enough.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Therefore as-long-as we (dual) have food and clothing we (dual) ought to give-thanks/be-content.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “If we have food and we have clothing, our breath is good already.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Therefore just-so-long-as there is what suffices for our food and clothing, we will be satisfied.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Therefore as long as there is something to eat and to wear, that’s good enough.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Therefore, if a person has what he needs to eat or to wear, that is enough, let him rejoice.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)