complete verse (John 19:18)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 19:18:

  • Uma: “They crucified him there. There were also two other people who were crucified with him. One on his left side, one on his right side, and Yesus in the middle.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “When they arrived there, the soldiers nailed Isa on the post and stood the post up on the ground. There were also two people nailed on their posts, one on the right side of Isa and one on his left.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And then the soldiers nailed Jesus, and there were two others which they nailed also to a cross. They set up the cross of one on the right side, and the other one on the left side, and Jesus was in the middle.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “That’s where-they -nailed Jesus to the cross. They also put-on-crosses (verb form of cross) two people, one on his-right-side, one on his-left-side.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “On arriving there, he was then nailed to the cross. There were two people who were nailed at the same time. Where they were set up was, one was on his right, one was on his left. Jesus’ place was there in the middle.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “There he was put on the cross. Along with him two other persons were put on crosses. One was at one side, the other was at the other side.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)