complete verse (John 4:52)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 4:52:

  • Uma: “He asked them: ‘What time did he get well?’ They said: ‘Yesterday, at about one o’clock, he no longer had a fever.'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “He asked them as to what time he got well and they said, ‘Yesterday at one o’clock in the afternoon he had no more fever.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “He asked them when the child got better. And they said, ‘Yesterday as the sun passed the zenith, the fever left him.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “‘When then did-he-become-well?’ inquired the official. ‘His fever (lit. heat of his body) left yesterday at one o’clock,’ they said.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “He asked when was the stopping of the illness. Their reply, ‘Last night in the early evening” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “The man asked what time he became well. He was told, ‘About seven o’clock yesterday afternoon the fever had left him.'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)