complete verse (John 1:6)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 1:6:

  • Uma: “A man arrived/came who was sent by God, Yohanes the Baptizer his name.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “So-then, there was a person commissioned by God, his name was Yahiya.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “There was a man named John whom God sent.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “There was a person whom God sent who was named Juan.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “There was someone caused-to-be-born/caused-to-be-a-person by God who was named Juan.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “God sent a man named John.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)