complete verse (Genesis 27:39)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 27:39:

  • Newari: “Isaac said to him — ‘The ground where you live will be far away from the growing of grain and from the dew that falls from the heavens.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Isaac said to him, ‘The land where you (sing.) will-live will- not -be-fruitful, and it will- not always -have dew which is the grace of God.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “His father Isaac answered and said to him, ‘The place where you will live will be far from the fertile soil and from the dew that God sends from heaven to water the fields.” (Source: Translation for Translators)
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