complete verse (Luke 1:49)

Following are a number of back-translations of Luke 1:49:

  • Uma: “Because God who is powerful/has authority showed his power to me. His name is holy!” (Source: Uma Back Translation)
  • Yakan: “For the Most Powerful God has done a wonder-causing work/thing to me. He is really holy.” (Source: Yakan Back Translation)
  • Western Bukidnon Manobo: “They can say this because of the miracles which the most powerful God has done for me. Very high is his name.” (Source: Western Bukidnon Manobo Back Translation)
  • Kankanaey: “because of the amazing-thing that the all-powerful and holy God has done.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Tagbanwa: “Because this grace/favor to me by the supernaturally-powerful God is far from ordinary. His praiseworthiness/glory really can’t be equalled.” (Source: Tagbanwa Back Translation)