complete verse (John 19:25)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 19:25:

  • Uma: “Close to the cross of Yesus, stood his mother and one of his mother’s relatives, also a woman. There was also Maria the wife of Klopas, and Maria Magdalena.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “There at the side of the post for nailing Isa stood the mother of Isa and her sister, and Mariyam the wife of Kolopas and Mariyam the woman from the place Magdala.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And there near the cross of Jesus, his mother was standing and there was the sister of the mother of Jesus, and Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene was also there.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “There were those standing near Jesus’ cross, his mother, the younger-sibling of his mother, Maria the spouse of Clopas and Maria Magdalena.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Standing near the cross was the mother of Jesus and his aunt who was the sister of his mother. Also there was Maria who was the wife of Cleopas and Maria Magdalena.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “There close by to where Jesus was put on the cross stood his mother with his mother’s sister and with Mary, the wife of Clopas and Mary Magdalene.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)