complete verse (John 8:48)

Following are a number of back-translations of John 8:48:

  • Uma: “The Yahudi people disparaged Yesus, they said: ‘You(s) are a Samaria person! You are crazy, like we said all-along!'” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “Isa was answered by the Yahudi, they said, ‘What we (excl.) said is really right, that you are not truly an Isra’il person. You are a Samariya person and you are possessed by a demon.'” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And then the leaders of the Jews answered Jesus, they said, ‘It is really true that you are a Samaritan with a filthy custom. You are crazy.'” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Whereupon the Jews said, ‘Why it’s indeed true what we (excl.) said previously that it’s as if you (singular) are from-Samaria and you (singular) are also demon-possessed.'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “The Judio again said to Jesus, ‘Isn’t it true what we (excl.) are saying that you are a Samaritano and being possessed by an evil spirit?'” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “The Jews said, ‘It is correct for us to say that you are a native of the land of Samaria and that you are demon possessed.'” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)