complete verse (Hebrews 12:21)

Following are a number of back-translations of Hebrews 12:21:

  • Uma: “What the Yahudi people faced was very terrifying. Even the prophet Musa said: ‘I am afraid and shaking [emphatic].'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “What they saw was really frightening and even Musa was compelled-to-speak, he said, ‘I am shaking because of fright.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And as for what they saw at that time, it was very frightening. And even Moses, he said that he was trembling because of his fear.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “What could be seen and heard was extremely frightening, so even Moses said, ‘I admit I’m trembling with my fear.'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “When (one) looked at that mountain it really made- the-hair-on-the-back-of-the-neck -stand-on-end. That’s why, even Moises, he spoke saying, ‘I’m trembling with fear.'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “It was a very fearful thing which the people saw. Also even Moses said: ‘As for me, I am even shaking from fear.'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)