complete verse (Acts 19:17)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 19:17:

  • Uma: “All the people who lived in Efesus, whether Yahudi or not Yahudi, heard what happened. That is why they were afraid and the name of Yesus was made big [honored].” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Then this happening became-well-known throughout Epesus, to the Yahudi and to other tribes. Fear entered into all of them and the name of the Lord Isa became more famous.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And all of the people of Ephesus, Jews and Gentiles, they heard the news about this, and they became afraid, and their respect for the name of our Lord Jesus increased.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When the inhabitants at Efeso, Jews and Gentiles, heard that-aforementioned which happened, they became-very-afraid and acknowledged/honored the name of Jesus.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well, all the taga Efeso, Jew and not Jew, heard news of that. That’s why all of them there then became afraid, and the name of the Lord Jesus was all the more praised there.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)