complete verse (John 17:22)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 17:22:

  • Uma: “‘I have given them the power that you(s) gave me, Father, so that they become of one heart, like we also are of one heart.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “I have honored them/made them great as you have honored me/made me great so that they are of one liver as we (dual) are of one liver,” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “My being high which you gave me, I give also to them so that they may be one in their thinking just like our oneness.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “I have give to them the same importance (lit. highness) that you (singular) gave me so that their minds will be consistently-one just like us (du).” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “The glory which you gave me, I have given to them also, so that they will be very like-minded/harmonious like the harmony we ourselves have with each other,” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “I have done to our people like you did to me first, so that they are of one accord. It is like we are of one accord.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)