complete verse (Acts 19:25)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 19:25:

  • Uma: “One day, he gathered his one-work companions with other skilled silver workers, and he said to them: ‘Relatives, you know yourselves that we receive much income from this work of ours.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “They were all called by Demetiri and told to gather. He also called other men who had the same work as that work of theirs. When they were all there, he said to them, ‘Friends, you know that our (incl.) income is very good in this work.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “As for this Demetrius, he gathered together his workers and some other craftsmen like them, and he said, ‘Brethren, you all know that we have become prosperous in our craft.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Therefore Demetrius caused-to-gather those whom he was salarying and his fellow metal-workers and he said, ‘My companions, you know that we are getting much money from this work of ours.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “What Demetrio did was, he gathered all his personnel and others for whom that was their livelihood. When they were gathered, he said, ‘My companion metal-workers, we are all aware that it is this livelihood which has caused us to be strong (i.e. well off).” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)