complete verse (Galatians 4:22)

Following are a number of back-translations of Galatians 4:22:

  • Uma: “There it is written: Abraham had two children. One of his children was born from Hagar, who was [lit., lived] a slave. And the other child was born from Sara, she was not [emphatic] a slave.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “The holy-book says hep that Ibrahim had two sons. One of his children was from his slave wife (his wife who was a slave) and one was from his not-a-slave wife.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Because there is told in the Law that there were two sons of Abraham; the one was born by Hagar, his slave-wife, and the other was born by Sarah, his wife who was not a slave.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because it’s written in God’s word that there were two males that Abraham sired. One was a child of Hagar the slave of his wife and the other was the child of Sara his wife who was not a slave.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “For it says there, as for Abraham, his children were two males. One was his child from Agar the slave he quasi-married. That other one, that was his child from the woman who was not a slave, Sara, who was his original wife.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “You know that it is written that Abraham had two sons. One son was the son of a woman who was just a servant. The other son was the son of the woman of the house.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)