complete verse (John 21:20)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 21:20:

  • Uma: “From there, Petrus turned around, he saw the disciple who Yesus loved following them. (That disciple is the one who sat next to Yesus while they were eating at night and asked him: ‘Lord, who will sell you(s)?’)” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Then Petros turned around and saw the disciple whom Isa loved following. He was hep the one who moved closer to Isa when they were eating that night and who asked Isa, he said, ‘Sir, who is it that is soon going to betray you?'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And Peter turned and he saw the disciple whom Jesus loved following them. He is the one who at the supper before Jesus died, he was next to Jesus. He is also the one who said to Jesus, ‘Which one of us will betray you?'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When Pedro turned-around then, there was the disciple of Jesus whom he very-much-loved following. It was he who was next-to Jesus when they ate and who inquired as to who would betray him.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Pedro turned-his-head-and-saw that following after them was that disciple whom Jesus held dear, he who had leaned against Jesus when they were eating that evening meal, and had asked saying, ‘Lord/Chief, who is that who will lead the ones wanting to kill you?'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Peter turned and saw another learner, the one Jesus loved very much. It was this learner who was seated with Jesus on the evening they ate together and had asked, ‘Lord, who is to betray you?'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)