complete verse (Genesis 27:9)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 27:9:

  • Kankanaey: “Go to our pasture so-that you (sing.) will choose two goat offspring that are fat. Bring (them) here so-that I will cook the kind of meat-viand that your (sing.) father likes-very-much” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “Go and get two nice sacrificial lambs, [and] I will make their meat really delicious for your father.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Go there to our (incl.) livestock/[lit. animals] and take two young and fattened goats, for I will-cook-for your father his favorite food.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Go out to the flock and kill two nice young goats and bring the meat to me. Then I will prepare some tasty food for your father, the way he likes it.” (Source: Translation for Translators)
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