complete verse (John 18:32)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 18:32:

  • Uma: “(This happened so that what Yesus said foretelling how he would die would come true.)” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “All this happened so that it would be fulfilled what Isa had said as to how he would die.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “(The reason this happened is because the prophecy of Jesus was being fulfilled that he would die by means of being nailed to a cross.)” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “This happened so that what Jesus said about the way he would die would be-fulfilled.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “It was like that so that what Jesus had said would be fulfilled concerning the ordaining of his death.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “So it appeared to be true as Jesus said before when he said that he would be killed on a cross.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)