complete verse (Acts 20:17)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 20:17:

  • Uma: “From Miletus, Paulus send news going to Efesus, so that the leaders of the Kristen people there would come meet him in Miletus.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Therefore when we (excl.) arrived there at Miletus, Paul sent word to the elders of the ones trusting in Isa in Epesus, telling them to go and meet him there at Miletus.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Paul sent a letter to the elders of the believers in the town of Ephesus, and he told them that they should meet him in Miletus.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Therefore while we (excl.) were in Miletus, Pablo sent someone to go to Efeso to go call/invite the leaders of the congregation.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But, on docking at Mileto, Pablo did however cause the overseers of the believers at Efeso to be fetched, for he indeed wanted to see/meet them.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)