complete verse (Acts 4:8)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 4:8:

  • Uma: “At that time, Petrus was controlled by the Holy Spirit, and he spoke, he said: ‘Fathers, leaders of the people and religious judges!” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “So-then Petros was controlled/ruled by the Holy Spirit and he answered, he said, ‘Leaders and elders,” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And then Peter answered and being thoroughly inspired by the Holy Spirit, he said, ‘You our (excl.) leaders and elders,” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Pedro, he was full of the power of the Holy Spirit, and he answered and said, ‘You who are rulers and elders,” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Pedro answered them through the inspiration and strengthening/encouraging by the Espiritu Santo who was indwelling him. He said, ‘Respects to you, our (excl.) leaders and important tribal chiefs,” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)