complete verse (Luke 1:14)

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

  • Uma: “No kidding later your (s) joy having-joy-in that child of yours(s). Many people have-joy/are-glad because of his birth.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “You will be really very glad and happy and also many people will be glad when he is born,” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “This will cause you great joy and many people will joyfully welcome him when this child is born,” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Great will be your (singular) happiness and so also that of many people when he is born,” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “You (plural) really will be very happy. Not only you (plural) will be happy, but including others also. For many will be able to be happy because of his being born.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)