complete verse (Acts 7:37)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 7:37:

  • Uma: “Musa was also the one who said to the Israel people long ago like this: ‘God will raise up one from your relatives, to be a prophet, like me here.'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “It was this Musa who said to our (incl.) forefathers of the tribe of Isra’il, ‘In the future God will send to you a prophet like me and he will be your fellow(-men or -Jew understood).'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Now as for Moses, he told the people, he said, ‘In the future there is also one who will be inspired by God who will lead you just like me whom he has inspired. And this one whom he will inspire in the future will also be your companion Jew.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “It was Moses also who said to the descendants of Israel, ‘In-the-future indeed (prophetic formula) there will be a prophet like me whom God will send to you. He will be our fellow-countryman a descendant of Israel.'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And that Moises was indeed the one who told to our ancestors, saying, ‘The day will come when God will set up from among your people a Prophet just like me.'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)