complete verse (John 19:22)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 19:22:

  • Uma: “Pilatus said: ‘What I wrote, [stays] that way!'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Pilatus answered, he said, ‘What I have written cannot be changed.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And Pilate answered, ‘It can’t be changed. It is as I have written.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But Pilato answered, ‘What I have already written, it will certainly not be changed.'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Pilato answered, saying, ‘That which I have written can’t be altered around. As long as it has been written, it has now been written.'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Pilate said, ‘I have already written. It will stay.'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)