complete verse (Acts 13:4)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 13:4:

  • Uma: “So, because the Holy Spirit commanded them to spread the Good News, they walked going to the town of Seleukia, which was at the edge of the sea. From there, they boarded a ship going to the island of Siprus.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “So-then because they were told/commanded by the Holy Spirit to go that’s why Barnabas and Saul went down to the place Seluki and they sailed from there to the island of Kiprus.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Now these two, since they had been sent by the Holy Spirit, they went downstream to the town of Seleucia and there they got on a ship because they will go to the island in the sea called Cyprus.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When that was so, the Holy Spirit sent them and they went to Seleucia to ride in a ship to go to Cyprus. They took-along Juan Marcos to help them. When they came-to-land in Salamis which was a town in Cyprus, they went to preach the word of God in the various-synagogues of the Jews.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Through the inspiring by the Espiritu Santo who caused them to go, where they first went to was Selucia. From there, they sailed and went to the island of Chipre.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)