complete verse (Acts 16:1)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 16:1:

  • Uma: “Paulus continued his journey going to the towns of Derbe and Listra. In that town, there was a believer in Yesus, named Timotius. His mother was a Yahudi who also believed in Yesus. But his father was a Yunani.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Then Paul proceeded to Derbe and then to Listara. There in Listara, there was a man trusting in Isa named Timoteo. His mother was a Yahudi who also trusted in Isa. His father was of the Girik tribe.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And then Paul and company went on to the villages of Derbe and Lystra. And there was a disciple of Jesus who lived there who was named Timothy. His mother was a Jew and a believer also, but his father was a Greek.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “They also went to Derbe and to Listra, and that’s where they came-upon Timoteo who was a disciple of Jesus. His mother who was a Jew also believed, but his father, he was a Gentile.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “From Cilicia Pablo and Silas continued their journey till they arrived again at Derbe and then at Listra. There at Listra they met/saw a believer named Timoteo. His mother was a Jew who also believed-in/obeyed the Lord. However, his father was a Griego.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)