complete verse (John 8:25)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 8:25:

  • Uma: “They asked him: ‘Who are you(s) really?’ Yesus said: ‘What is the use of talking to you!” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “‘Who then are you really?’ they said. Isa said, ‘I have told you already from the beginning.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And they said, ‘Who are you?’ And Jesus answered, ‘I am the one I always said I was from the beginning of my teaching you here.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “‘And who are you (singular) then?’ they said. ‘The very one I have been telling you beginning-from the first until now.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “‘Well, who are you then?’ asked those people.’Well isn’t it so that I have been telling you all this time who I truly am?’ was Jesus’ reply to them.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Then he was spoken to, ‘But who are you?’ Jesus said, ‘I told you before who I am.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)