complete verse (John 12:32)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 12:32:

  • Uma: “But as for me, if I am made-high on/over the earth, I will bring/lead all people to me.'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “When I am lifted up on the post,’ said Isa, ‘I will carry/influence all people to follow me.’ (” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And I, when I am lifted up by means of a post which is stood up, there will be those from all people that I will get to follow me.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Because when I am raised-up, I will persuade all people to believe koma in me.'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But as for me, when/if they put me up high on a cross, I will show mercy/grace to whichever nation so that they can now believe-in/obey me.'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “When I have been nailed to the cross and it is stood up, people everywhere will follow my word.'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)