complete verse (Acts 13:1)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 13:1:

  • Uma: “Among the followers of Yesus in Antiokhia, there were several prophets and teachers who carried the Word of the Lord, their names: Barnabas; Simeon who was nicknamed the Black; Lukius from the village of Kirene; Menahem who was raised [lit., made big] with King Herodes Antipas; and Saulus.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “There among the ones trusting in Isa in Antiyok, there were those who made-known/spread God’s word/speech and there were preachers/(religious-) teachers. They were Barnabas, Simon nicknamed Black, Lukiyus a man of Kirene, Saul and Manaen, who had been the companion of King Herod when they were little.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Now there were some believers in the city of Antioch who were teachers and inspired ones of God. There was Barnabas, Simeon who was titled also the Black, there was Lucius from Cyrene, and Manaen who had grown up in a palace because he had been caused to be the companion of Governor Herod when he was still a child. And there was also Saul.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “In the congregation of believers in Antiok, there were those who-had-joined who were God’s spokesmen and those who taught the word of God. These were their names: Barnabas, Simeon who was nicknamed Black, Lucius from-Cirene, Saulo, and Manaen the companion of Governor Herod in Galilea.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well, belonging to the group of believers at Antioquia at that time were prophets and teachers. Bernabe was one, and Simeon, who was called Niger, Lucio the taga Cirene, and Manaen who was caused to be a brother to Herodes, and Saulo.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)