complete verse (John 2:8)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 2:8:

  • Uma: “After that, he also said to them: ‘Dip out a little bit, take it to the feast leader.’ They did dip out, and took it to the leader.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Then Isa told them, he said, ‘Draw now from those jars and bring it to the one-in-charge of this festival.’ They took it to the one-in-charge of the festival” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “and then Jesus said to them again, ‘Dip some out and take it to the one who is running this feast.’ And they took it.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Then he said to them, ‘Dip-out-some in order to take-it-to the leader who is in-charge-of the food and drink.’ And they took-him-some.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “When all were filled, Jesus said next, ‘Go on, draw out from those jars and take it to the one-in-charge of this celebration.’ They obeyed that which was said.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Again Jesus spoke, ‘Now carry a little to the steward for him to try.’ They carried it to him then.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)