complete verse (Acts 24:26)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 24:26:

  • Uma: “Actually, Feliks was hoping Paulus would give him money in order that he would free him. That is why he often called him to talk to him.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “And moreover also, Governor Pilik was hoping that Paul would give him a bribe, (sabolno) that’s why he often called for Paul and conversed with him.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Felix really wanted that Paul might give him some money. That’s why he always called for him in order to speak to him.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “And in later days, he often had-Pablo -called so that they would converse-together, but what was in his mind/thoughts, he thought that Pablo would bribe him.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Also in his mind was, he was hoping to be given a bribe by Pablo, asking-with-which that he release him. Therefore he was always/often having Pablo fetched so they could talk together.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)