complete verse (Acts 20:5)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 20:5:

  • Uma: “So when we (excl.) arrived in the land of Makedonia, those seven went ahead of us (excl.), waiting for us (excl.) in the town of Troas.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “They went ahead to Toroas to wait for us (excl.) there.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “These our companions went ahead of us, and as for we who were with Paul, they waited for us in the town of Troas.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When they arrived at Filipos, his traveling-companions went-ahead to wait-for us (excl.) at Troas. [The BT of 20:4, 5 represents a revision made since the 2000 edition.]” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “When they arrived in Filipos in the district of Macedonia, Pablo caused those who had accompanied him to go on ahead to Troas. He said they were to wait for us (excl.) there for, as for him, he would just stay behind there at Filipos.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)