complete verse (Acts 9:5)

Following are a number of back-translations of Acts 9:5:

  • Uma: “Saulus said: ‘Who are you(s), Lord?’ The speaker answered: ‘I am Yesus, whom you(s) are persecuting.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Saul answered, he said, ‘Who are you, Sir?’ ‘I am Isa,’ the voice said, ‘I am the one you are persecuting.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “‘Who are you?’ (No natural equivalent for Lord or Sir in this context.) And he answered, ‘I am Jesus, the one whom you are ill treating.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “‘Who are you (singular) Lord?’ said Saulo. ‘I am Jesus whom you (singular) are persecuting.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “‘Oh, who are you, Master?’ said Saulo.’Jesus is who I am. I really am the one whom you are persecuting,’ said the reply to him.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)