complete verse (John 18:34)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 18:34:

  • Uma: “Yesus said: ‘Is that question from Gubernur himself, or perhaps the words of other people?'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Isa answered, he said, ‘Are you asking this from your own thinking or have other people told you about me?'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And Jesus answered, ‘This question of yours, ‘Am I a king,’ is it only your thinking or did it come from another person?'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Jesus said, ‘That question of yours (singular), was it from your (singular) mind/thoughts or was there someone-else who told you (singular)?'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “‘What’s that?’ said Jesus. ‘That which you said, is it your own thought or is there someone who said to you?'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Jesus said, ‘This word you speak, are you asking it for yourself or is there someone who has told you about me?'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)