complete verse (James 5:18)

Following are a number of back-translations of James 5:18:

  • Uma: “After that, he prayed again, until the sky let-down rain and as a result there was the fruit of farming.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “After that he prayed again that it should rain now. So-then immediately it rained very hard, and the plants grew again.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Then he prayed again, and it rained hard, and then the plants sprouted.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “After that he again prayed that it would rain, and it truly rained and the plants grew.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “And then he next prayed that it would rain then. Without anything further, it rained, that being what strengthened the plants again and made them fruit.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “When he prayed to God again to ask that it rain, again it rained. The fields which the people worked produced.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)