complete verse (Acts 27:33)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 27:33:

  • Uma: “When it was almost sunrise, Paulus said to them: ‘You all must eat! For fourteen days you have just been waiting to see what will happen. You didn’t eat.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “When it was almost day, Paul begged all of them telling them to eat. He said, ‘For fourteen days now you have worried/has been your trouble. You have not eaten anything.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And when it was almost morning, Paul begged all of them that they should eat. He said, ‘It’s been fourteen days that we have had to endure being afraid and nothing has entered our stomachs.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When it was dawning, Pablo insisted that they eat saying, ‘Here it has been two weeks with you not eating properly, because you have been sidetracked/distracted by your fear.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “When it was getting toward dawn now, Pablo tried-to-persuade that crowd that hopefully they would now eat. He said, ‘It would be good if you would eat now, for look here, this is the fourteenth day that you haven’t eaten. You have been bothered/preoccupied by this bad weather.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)