complete verse (Galatians 4:11)

Following are a number of back-translations of Galatians 4:11:

  • Uma: “I am worried that there will be no use/value to my effort [lit., tiredness] in taking the Good News to you.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “I am anxious/troubled about you, perhaps my work there at you has no result/good-outcome.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “I’m really worried about you because it’s as if everything that I taught you has become of no value.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “So I am worried concerning you, because possibly my having-had-a-hard-time in teaching you will be useless.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “I am really worried about you for it’s like, everything I taught you, it’s now becoming of no effect.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “I have a spent a lot of work teaching the word to you. Now I fear that it will be spoiled.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)