complete verse (Luke 1:38)

Following are a number of back-translations of Luke 1:38:

  • Uma: “Maria said: ‘I am the slave of the Lord, I submit to his command, so that he makes happen his intention to me, like you(s) say to me.’ After that, the angel went out, leaving Maria.” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “So-then Mariyam said, ‘I am the servant of God. I submit to what you said.’ Then the angel left her.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “And Mary answered, ‘May it be that it happens to me according to what you say because I submit myself to the Lord.’ And then the angel left Mary.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “Maria then said, ‘Here I am (agreement particle) to serve God. May it be fulfilled to me what you (singular) said.’ And then the angel left.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Maria spoke again, ‘I really am the servant of God. I am subjecting myself to his will, that he will fulfill here with me all you have said.’ And then the angel disappeared.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)