complete verse (Colossians 2:10)

Following are a number of back-translations of Colossians 2:10:

  • Uma: “He is the one who has more authority/power than all authority/power and all power. So, if we have been connected with Kristus, it is enough, we have no more lack.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “and you, because Almasi is there with you, everything which Almasi has belongs to you also. And from/of all those who rule and have authority, whether they are angels or demons, there is no one greater than Isa Almasi. He is yet the one who rules over all of them.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And as for you, by means of your oneness with Christ, you have come to own everything that is there in Christ. And Christ is the one who rules over every supernatural being who has any authority or jurisdiction.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Therefore Cristo is higher than all the unseen leaders and officials, and because of your being united-with him, you have all that you need for/in your new life.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And you, because you are now united/tied-together with him, he who is exercising-control-over no matter what has big strength or authority, there really is nothing else now which you need. You are really complete now.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Now we walk with Christ, now we do not lack anything. He it is who directs over all those who have authority.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)