complete verse (Acts 12:21)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 12:21:

  • Uma: “So, on the day that was set, Herodes put on his clothes of kingship and sat on his seat of kingship, and spoke to the crowds.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “So-then, when the appointed day for Herod to speak to the people arrived, he wore his kingly robes and he sat on the chair where he ruled-as-king. Then he let-out/delivered his words/message to the people.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “On the day which King Herod had set they came before him. He was dressed in his garments of kinging, and he was sitting also on the seat that he used for ruling and he talked to them.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When the day that Herod had said arrived, he put-on the robe that kings use, and went to sit-down on his throne to address the many-people.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “When the day arrived for their reconciliation, Herodes dressed in the ornate clothing of a king and sat down on his seat of kingship to make a speech.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)