complete verse (John 6:16)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 6:16:

  • Uma: “That afternoon, his disciples descended going to the lake to wait for him.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “When it was soon dark (magalib – about 6 o’clock) the disciples went down to the edge of the lake.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And when it was already afternoon, his disciples went to the shore of the lake” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “When it was getting-night then, Jesus’ disciples went-downhill to the lake,” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “When it was now twilight, the disciples went down to the lake.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “When it was evening, Jesus’ learners went to the lake side.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)