complete verse (John 19:34)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 19:34:

  • Uma: “But a soldier speared his side with his spear. When he was speared, blood and water came flowing out.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “But one of the soldiers pierced with his spear the side of Isa. Immediately blood mixed with water flowed out.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “However one of the soldiers, he pierced the side of Jesus with a spear, and there was that which flowed out, blood and water.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “But there was one soldier, he stabbed his side with a spear and blood and water immediately-came-out.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “All that was done by one soldier was that he poked up with his spear into one side of Jesus. As the spear was pulled out, blood and water gushed.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “But one of the soldiers nevertheless pierced Jesus’ side with a spear. There where it was pierced came out blood and water.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)