complete verse (2 Peter 2:4)

Following are a number of back-translations of 2 Peter 2:4:

  • Uma: “Even the angels who sinned long ago, God did not let them go without punishment, [but] he indeed cast them into hell and confined them in a dark cave/sinkhole until his Deciding Day comes.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Even the angels who sinned were not pitied/shown mercy by God but/instead they were thrown into hell. And there they are now imprisoned in darkness waiting for the judgment day.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “For God did not overlook even His angels long ago who sinned, rather He threw them into the place of the dead, and they are still there in the great darkness bound with chains, for they are being caused to wait until the day of punishment.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “We know they will be punished, because even the angels who sinned long ago, God utterly punished them, because he threw them into a dark place below, and he imprisoned them there to there await the day on which he would judge them.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Consider this, that back in the past, there were angels who sinned, but they weren’t-just-let-alone by God. On the contrary he imprisoned them in the deepest/bottomless gorge. Well they’re still there in that darkness, till the day of judging comes.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Because God did not forgive the angels who sinned, rather he threw them into hell, he put them in the darkness fastened with chains. They are imprisoned until they go to judgment.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)