complete verse (John 5:6)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 5:6:

  • Uma: “Yesus saw him lying there, and he knew that he had been sick for a long time. He asked him: ‘Do you(s) want to be healed?'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Isa saw him lying there and he knew that that person had been sick for a long time already. So-then Isa asked him, he said, ‘Do you want to be well?'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “Jesus saw him there lying down, and Jesus knew that he had been sick a long time. And Jesus asked him, ‘Brother, would you like to get well?'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When Jesus saw him and came-to-know that he had been lying there for a long-time, he said to him, ‘Do you (singular) want to become-well?'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “He was seen by Jesus. He knew that this person had been ill for a long time now. Jesus approached him and asked, ‘Do you want this illness of yours to stop?'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “When Jesus saw him there, he knew that now it was a long time that he had been sick. He asked him, ‘Do you want to be made well?'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)