complete verse (John 5:11)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 5:11:

  • Uma: “That person said: ‘Because the person who healed me earlier commanded me, he said to me: ‘Roll up your (s) mat and walk.’ ‘” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “He answered them, he said, ‘The person who made me well, told me to take my for-lying-on and to walk.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Therefore that person who was cured, the rulers of the Jews got angry at him. They said, ‘This is the day of rest and you are trespassing our law when you carry that mat.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “‘Yes granted,’ said the man. ‘But the one who healed me, he certainly said, ‘Pick-up that mat of yours (singular) so you (singular) will walk.’ ‘” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “But he answered, saying, ‘This is what was said to me by that one who healed me of my illness that I should carry this which I lie on and go.'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “The man said, ‘He who healed me told me to pick up my mat and go.'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)