complete verse (John 4:53)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 4:53:

  • Uma: “The leader remembered that when Yesus said to him: ‘Your (s) child is well,’ it was right at that time that he got well. From there, the leader and his whole family/household believed in Yesus.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Then the father of the child remembered that that was exactly the time when Isa said to him, ‘Your child is well.’ Therefore he believed now in Isa and including all in his house they also believed.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And then the man remembered that that was the time that Jesus said to him that his child was well. Because of this, this person believed along with his family.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Then the official remembered that that had been the time (lit. hour) of Jesus’ saying, ‘Your (singular) child will live (reassurance particle).’ That being so, he believed and all of them in the household.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “The father realized that that was the hour of Jesus’ saying to him, ‘Your son is now okay.’ Therefore he and all his household believed-in/obeyed Jesus.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “The man remembered that that was the hour that Jesus said that his son became well from his sickness. All those who lived in his house together believed in Jesus.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)