complete verse (Acts 9:4)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 9:4:

  • Uma: “Down he fell, and he heard a speaker that said to him: ‘Saulus! Saulus! Why do you(s) persecute me?'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Immediately he fell on the ground. Then he heard a voice speaking to him. The voice said, ‘O Saul. Saul. Why do you persecute me?'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And he fell down to the ground, and he heard someone saying, ‘Oh Saul, why are you ill treating me?’ And Saul said,” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “and he fell-over. Then he heard a voice saying, ‘Saulo, Saulo, why do you (singular) persecute-me?'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “He at once went-down-on-his-face on the ground and then he heard a voice speaking to him, which said, ­Saulo, Saulo, why are you doing like this, that you are persecuting me?'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)