complete verse (Acts 8:19)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 8:19:

  • Uma: “and said to them: ‘Give me that power of yours, so that whomever I lay-hands-on as well, they will get the Holy Spirit.'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “He said to them, ‘Give me also that power of yours so that if I lay my hands on anyone, he will be entered into by the Holy Spirit.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “He said, ‘Give me also this your power that I might lay my hands on a person and he would be inspired by the Holy Spirit.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “saying, ‘Please give-me-some of that power so that whomever also I lay-hands-on, they will receive the Holy Spirit.'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “‘Please, give me also this authority so that whoever I put hands on, he also will be indwelt by this Espiritu Santo.'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)