complete verse (John 4:4)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 4:4:

  • Uma: “In that trip, he had to pass-through Samaria land.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “They had to go through the place/country Samariya.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And while Jesus and company were returning, it was necessary that they go through the province of Samaria.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “It was necessary that they walk through the region-encompassed by Samaria,” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But on that journey of theirs, it was necessary to go by way of Samaria.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Leaving, it was necessary that they pass through the land of Samaria.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)