complete verse (Acts 23:16)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 23:16:

  • Uma: “So, that plan of theirs was heard by Paulus’ nephew [or niece]. Off he went to the house of the soldiers, announcing their intentions to Paulus.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “But Paul had a nephew, the son of his sister, he heard that Paul was about to be ambushed and killed. So he went into the fort to tell Paul about what he had heard.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And the child of the sister of Paul heard this that they were going to do, and he went to the fort and he told Paul.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But Pablo’s nephew who was the child of his female sibling, he came-to-know-about that-aforementioned agreement of the Jews, and he went to the barracks of the soldiers to go report-the-bad-news to him.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But, that speech of theirs, it was heard by the nephew of Pablo, the son of his sister. When he had heard, he went at once to that camp and related it to Pablo.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)