complete verse (John 11:18)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 11:18:

  • Uma: “Betania was close to Yerusalem, about three kilometers distance.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “The village of Betani is close to Awrusalam, it is only about three kilometers.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “The village of Bethany is just near the town of Jerusalem, about three kilometers away.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “This-aforementioned Betania, it was close to Jerusalem, its distance being about (lit. going to) three kilometers.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “The distance to Jerusalem from Betania was only three kilometers,” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “There at the town of Bethany it was only about two and a half kilometers from Jerusalem.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)