complete verse (Genesis 11:1)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 11:1:

  • Kankanaey: “When that was so, only-one was the speech/language of all people on-this earth.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “At that time people all over the earth used the same language and the same kinds of words.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Before, only one language is what was-being-used by all the people in the whole world.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “At first, all the people in the world spoke the same language.” (Source: Translation for Translators)
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