complete verse (Genesis 35:4)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 35:4:

  • Newari: “Then everyone gave Jacob all the idols and ear ornaments that they had. Then everyone gave Jacob all the idols and ear ornaments that they had. He buried it all under an oak tree that was near Shechem.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “So they gave their little-gods/false-gods to Jacob as-well-as their earrings which they used as amulets. Jacob buried all of these under the oak/[terebinto] treenear Shekem.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “So they gave to Jacob all the idols that they had brought, and all their earrings. Jacob buried them in the ground under the big oak tree that was near Shechem town.” (Source: Translation for Translators)
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments