complete verse (Jude 1:14)

Following are a number of back-translations of Jude 1:14:

  • Uma: “There are words of the prophet Henokh long ago which foretell God’s punishing of the false teachers who live at this time. Henokh was a descendant of Adam, the seventh generation [lit., layer]. He said like this: "Truly-truly the Lord will come with his holy followers who number in the thousands.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “The prophet Idris deceased (ley), a descendant of Grandfather Adam in the seventh generation, foretold in old times about people like these also. He said, ‘Listen! Our (incl.) Lord will come together with thousands of his angels” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “As for Enoch, the seventh generation from Adam, he prophesied about those people long ago, for he said, ‘In the future the Lord will come accompanied by thousands of his angels,” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Enok who was the sixth descending-grandchild of Adan (i.e. 7th descendant, counting both Adan and himself), there is that which he prophesied concerning them. He said, ‘Look, the Lord will come accompanying multiple-thousands of his holy angels” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “What was said by Enoc, the seventh generation coming from Adan, also applies to (lit. hit) them. He said at that time, ‘Listen to this. Certainly the Lord will come, with him being many thousands of his very-far-from-ordinary angels.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)
  • Tenango Otomi: “Adam had descendants until there lived the sixth father and then Enoch was born, being the seventh then. This man spoke of what was to come, saying, ‘God will come and thousands of his holy angels will accompany him.” (Source: Tenango Otomi Back Translation)