complete verse (John 2:18)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 2:18:

  • Uma: “From there, the rulers of the Yahudi people said to Yesus: ‘What exactly is your (s) authority to do that? If there really is your (s) authority, show us (excl.) a miracle!'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Then the leaders of the Yahudi asked Isa, they said, ‘What is your authority to do those things? Show us (excl.) wonder-causing works as a sign of your authority.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And the leaders of the Jews asked Jesus, they said, ‘Is there some miracle which you can show so that we might believe that God is giving you the authority to send out these people from his house?'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When that was so, the leaders of the Jews said to him, ‘What sign will you show us (excl.) that you (singular) had authority to do that?'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Well, since like that was done by Jesus, he was asked by the leaders of the Judio, ‘What sign which is an amazing thing can you show us (excl.) as proof that you have authority to do like this?'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “The Jews who were leaders questioned him, saying, ‘What sign will you do for us in order that we know if it is true that God gave you authority to do what you do?'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)