complete verse (John 20:24)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 20:24:

  • Uma: “Tomas, one of the twelve disciples of Yesus, who was nicknamed the Twin, was not with his companions when Yesus came.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “At the time when Isa appeared to his disciples Tomas was not there. This Tomas was one of the twelve disciples of Isa, his nickname was Twin.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And as for Thomas who is named ‘twin’, he was one of the twelve that Jesus chose. He was not there when Jesus appeared to them.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When Jesus appeared to his disciples, Tomas nicknamed Twin who was one of the twelve was not with them.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “As for Tomas, who was called Twin, he was indeed included in those twelve disciples of Jesus. But he wasn’t there when Jesus went there that time.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Thomas was one of the learners and was the one called the twin. He hadn’t been there before when Jesus had come.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)