complete verse (Acts 16:40)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 16:40:

  • Uma: “So, Paulus and Silas left the jail, and they went to Lidia’s house. There they met with their one-faith relatives and strengthened their hearts. After that did depart, leaving the town of Filipi.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Then Paul and Silas went to the house of Lidiya. They met with the disciples of Isa there and Paul and company spoke to them to encourage their livers. After that they left.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And Paul and Silas went out of the prison, and they went to the house of Lydia. They talked to the believers there and gave them advice so that their faith might be drawn tight. And then they continued on their journey.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When Pablo and Silas left the prison, they then went to the house of Lydia, and they conversed-with the believers who had gathered there to strengthen their mind/thoughts. Then they left.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well, after Pablo-and-companion came out of jail, they went to the house of Lydia to see/meet the believers first. Pablo-and-companion left with them words of strengthening for their believing/obeying, and then when all they wanted to say was ended, they then set out.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)