complete verse (Acts 1:10)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 1:10:

  • Uma: “While they were still gazing up into the sky watching his departure, suddenly there were two men dressed in white standing beside them.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “While they were still looking at him as he ascended up to heaven, suddenly there were two men standing by their side clothed in white.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And when Jesus had spoken this he was lifted up going to heaven, and while they were still looking up because they were watching his being lifted up, a cloud blocked Jesus, and he was removed from their seeing. And while they were still looking up into heaven, nearby them there appeared to them two males whose clothing glowed.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “While they were still staring at where-Jesus -had-gone-out-of-sight above, there-suddenly-were two angels who were dressed in white standing-with (them) where they were.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “When they continued looking up into the sky, looking up toward Jesus who was rising-up-in-the-air, suddenly/unexpectedly there were two men standing close to them who were dressed in white.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)