complete verse (Galatians 3:4)

Following are a number of back-translations of Galatians 3:4:

  • Uma: “I hope [lit., don’t-don’t] you will not really stray from your following the Lord Yesus. I hope it doesn’t happen that there will no longer be any value to all of God’s blessings that you have experienced.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “All that you have experienced/has happened to you because of your trust in Isa, you have no use for it? Surely you have.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Evidently the good blessings which came to you because of your believing are of absolutely no value. It cannot be that they are of no value.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Have the many-things you have experienced beginning-with when you believed had no use perhaps? I-hope (lit. may-it-be) they have.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “What, will you cause all that you have experienced to end up as having achieved nothing? Hopefully it’s not like that.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “You have suffered much because you believe in Christ. Isn’t there any good to come from this now? But I think there is some good to come from it.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)