complete verse (John 6:71)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 6:71:

  • Uma: “The one Yesus was aiming-at, was Yudas the child of Simon Iskariot. For even though Yudas was one of the twelve disciples, he was the one who would sell Yesus to his enemies.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Isa said this about Judas, the son of Simon Iskariyot. For this Judas was one of Isa’s twelve disciples and he was the one to betray Isa in the future.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “The one he was speaking about was Judas the son of Simon Iscariot. Judas was one of the twelve and it was Judas who would betray him.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “The one he was speaking-of, it was Judas the child of Simon Iscariot, because even though he was one of his twelve disciples, it was he nonetheless who would later betray Jesus.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “As for that which Jesus said, the one he was referring to was Judas who was the Son of Simon Iscariote, because as for that Judas, even though he was included in those twelve chosen by Jesus, even so, well, that was the one who would trade him.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Jesus was speaking of Judas Iscariot, the son of Simon. Because Judas was to betray Jesus and he was one of the twelve learners.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)