complete verse (Acts 17:4)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 17:4:

  • Uma: “There were some Yahudi people who believed those words and they followed Paulus and Silas. There were also many Yunani people who submitted to the Lord God and also many women with big names, they also believed in the word that Paulus brought.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Some of the Yahudi believed and joined Paul and Silas. And many Girik people who worshiped God also joined. And many prominent women also joined.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And then some of the Jews believed, and they followed Paul and Silas. There were also many Greeks who believed who had worshipped God before, and also there were some high women of the village who believed.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “There were Jews who were persuaded by what he was saying, and they followed Pablo and Silas. Many Gentiles who joined-in-worshipping God and rich women also believed.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “When they heard the teaching of Pablo and Silas, many believed what they were saying. There were indeed some Jews who believed, but those who were very numerous were those who although not Jews were indeed devout-worshippers of God. Even the women of high/important blood, many of them also believed in Jesus.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)