complete verse (John 5:41)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 5:41:

  • Uma: “‘I do not ask to be honored by men.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Isa said also to the Yahudi leaders, ‘I am not striving that mankind will praise me.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “I am not looking for the praise of people because” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “‘I don’t need people to praise-me, but even if I did need it, it isn’t you who will praise-me,” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “It’s not that what I am drawing out is praise from people.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “I am not hunting for someone to praise me.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)