complete verse (Acts 13:19)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 13:19:

  • Uma: “Seven kings with their people he defeated, so that their land he divided to the Israel people so that they became the owners.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Seven tribes were destroyed by God there in the place/country Kana’an and he gave that place to his people, the tribe of Isra’il, as their inheritance from him.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “The inhabitants there in seven kingdoms in the land of Canaan, God overpowered them, and he caused their land to be owned by our ancestors. God accomplished all this in 450 years.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When they then arrived in Canaan, he caused-to-be-defeated the seven nations that were there so that his people would become-owners of their land. Beginning with their going to Egipto until then, four hundred and fifty years went-by.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And then he caused to be defeated the seven nations of original inhabitants of Canaan. And he caused that land to be inherited by our anscestors.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)