complete verse (James 3:7)

Following are a number of back-translations of James 3:7:

  • Uma: “Every kind of wild animal, birds, animals that crawl and fish in the water, they can be tamed, and there are people who tame them.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “All varieties of animals and birds and fish and snakes can be ruled over and are ruled over already by men/humans.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “We know that humans can control any creature, for there are animals, birds, fish, and even snakes that have been tamed.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “People have the ability to tame all kinds of creatures including wild animals, birds, crawling things and that which is in the ocean, and there are (complimentary particle) people who have tamed all-things like these.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Isn’t it so that of all the kinds of animals, there isn’t a single one which can’t be trained/managed by man? For there are birds, fish, animals that walk and even those which crawl which have been tamed by man.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “A person can tame animals, the wild animals, the birds, the snakes, and the animals living in the sea a person can tame.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)