complete verse (John 10:20)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 10:20:

  • Uma: “Many of them said: ‘He is possessed! He is crazy! What is the use for us to listen to his words any more.'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Many of them said, ‘He is demon possessed and crazy. Why do you listen to him?'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Many of them said, ‘He is crazy and he is afflicted with a demon. Let’s not listen to him.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because many of them said, ‘A demon has made-him -crazy! Why do you still want to listen?'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Many of them said, ‘He really is truly possessed by an evil spirit. Why do you bother listening to that mad one?'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Many of the Jews said, ‘Why do you pay attention to what he says? He is crazy, he is demon possessed.'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)