complete verse (John 18:35)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 18:35:

  • Uma: “Pilatus said: ‘As if I were a Yahudi person! It is your (s) own Yahudi people with the leaders of the priests who brought you(s) to me. What wrong did you(s) do?'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Pilatus answered, he said, ‘Am I a Yahudi? Your (singular) tribe and the leaders of your (plural) priests have handed you over to me. Why, what is your sin?'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And Pilate answered, ‘Am I a Jew? Your companion Jews and the chief priests, they are the ones who brought you here. What is your sin?'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Pilato said, ‘Do you (singular) think I’m a Jew maybe? It was your (singular) fellow Jews and the leaders of your (plural) priests who handed-you (singular) -over here. What is you (singular) sin/crime then?'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “‘As if I am a Judio!’ said Pilato. ‘Your (s) fellow-countrymen and chiefs of your (plural) priests, they are the ones who delivered you here to me. What have you really done?'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Pilate said, ‘Am I a fellow-Jew? Your fellow-Jews and the chief priests have delivered you here to me. What have you done?'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)