complete verse (Genesis 18:4)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 18:4:

  • Kankanaey: “Please rest at the base of this tree so-that meanwhile I will go get water to use-for-washing your feet.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “I will bring water. Wash your feet. Then rest under the tree.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “I will-have-someone-get water so-that you (pl.) can wash your feet and then you (pl.) take-a-rest under this tree.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Allow my servants to bring a little water and wash your feet, and rest under this tree.” (Source: Translation for Translators)
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