complete verse (2 Corinthians 11:33)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Corinthians 11:33:

  • Uma: “But my companions helped me. They lowered me in a basket through a hole in the wall, and I escaped.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “But there were people who helped me. I was let down by them in a basket from a window there in the stone fence that surrounded that town. Then I was able to escape from him.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “However, there were some people who helped me and they placed me in a big basket and lowered me there through a window outside the high wall of the fort there of the town and I escaped.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But there were those-who-helped-me. They got a large basket (RL baskit), and they put-it-outside the window in order for me to ride-in-it. Then they lowered it from the high stone-wall that was the enclosure of the town so that I could escape.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But my companions put me inside a large-basket and then put it out through the window of the house in which I was staying, in order to lower-me -down on the other side of the city-wall. That’s how I was able to escape.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “But there where I was, I got in a basket and was lowered through an opening which was in the wall going around the city. Thus I got out of there and escaped.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)