complete verse (John 12:17)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 12:17:

  • Uma: “In Yerusalem at that time, there were many people who had been with Yesus when he called Lazarus from inside the grave and made him live again. Those people kept on telling about that happening.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “The reason that the crowds met Isa on the way was because they had heard about the doing of Isa that had caused wonder when he called Lasarus from the grave and made him alive. For the people who had happened to be present, told hep the people about this doing of Isa.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “The many people who had seen Jesus when he called and raised Lazarus from the dead, they spread the news about what he had done.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “The many people who had seen Jesus’ calling of Lazarus to come-out of the cave when he made-him -alive, they repeatedly reported what they had seen there.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Those people who had been companions of Jesus when he made Lazaro alive again, they kept on testifying to what they had seen.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “The people who had been with Jesus when he had summoned Lazarus and caused him to be resurrected from the tomb talked and talked about all they had seen Jesus do.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)