complete verse (Genesis 13:1)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 13:1:

  • Kankanaey: “When Abram were in Egipto, he had become- utterly -rich in sheep, goats, cattle, silver, and gold. Upon his departing-from there then, he returned to Negev in the south of Canaan taking-with (him) his spouse and all of his possessions. His nephew Lot also went-along.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “Abram and his wife went from the land of Egype towards the Negev, taking everything that they had. Lot also went with them.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “From Egipto, Abram went to Negev with his wife and brought (with him) all his properties, and Lot also went with them.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “So Abram and Sarai left Egypt, and they took along all his possessions, and Lot went with them to the Negev Desert.” (Source: Translation for Translators)
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