complete verse (John 3:10)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 3:10:

  • Uma: “Yesus said: ‘You(s) are a respected teacher of the Israel people, yet you(s) do not know the meaning of my words!” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Isa answered, he said, ‘You do not understand this and you are a famous teacher here in our (incl.) tribe of Isra’il?” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And Jesus said, ‘You are a ruling teacher here among our companion descendants of Israel and evidently you do not understand this that I am saying?” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Jesus said, ‘You (singular) are one of the honored teachers here in Israel, but you (singular) don’t understand?” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Jesus answered, ‘Why can’t you understand these things since you are a well-known teacher here in the nation of Israel?” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Jesus said, ‘Here you are a teacher among the Jews and yet you don’t understand what I am speaking about.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)