complete verse (Acts 16:38)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 16:38:

  • Uma: “Those police returned and brought-back the words of Paulus to the rulers. When the rulers heard that Paulus and Silas were actually Roma people, they were afraid.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “The policemen told the officials those words of Paul. When they heard that Paul and Silas had papers that they were Romans, they were afraid.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And then the police went and told this to the officials what Paul had said. And when they had learned this, that Paul and Silas were subjects of the town of Roma, they were afraid.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “The police went to report-the-negative-news to the judges, and they became-afraid upon hearing that Pablo and Silas were Romano.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Therefore the pulis then returned to those who had sent them, and related what Pablo had said. When those highest officials heard that apparently Pablo and Silas had Romanoship, they became very afraid.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)