complete verse (Hebrews 9:3)

Following are a number of back-translations of Hebrews 9:3:

  • Uma: “In that tent was a cloth middle-wall. On the other side of that middle-wall, there was the room called the More Holy Room [lit., Room that was even more its Holiness].” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “The other room was really inside and was shielded/divided with a thick hanging cloth. This room was called the Most Holy Room.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “There was a curtain at the opening of the house of cloth and there was also a curtain which was hung there in the middle of the two rooms. And this second room was named the ‘Very Precious Room.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “The entrance to that room was curtained. There was also another curtain blocking the second room which was called the Holiest Room.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “That second room which was on the other side of the curtain, (it) was called the Exceedingly Far-from-ordinary Room.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Concerning the other room which was inside, there was a doorway which had a hanging cloth which closed it. Inside is the place which is overflowingly holy.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)