complete verse (Genesis 9:21)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 9:21:

  • Kankanaey: “On one-occasion, he got-drunk on what he drank which was juice (lit. water) of grapes that was made-into liquor. Thus it was, he slept naked in their house which was a tent (same word as tarp).” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “One day, having gotten drunk by drinking new wine, he was sleeping in his tent, naked.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “One time, he drank wine and he became drunk. He fell-asleep naked inside his tent.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “When they later produced grapes, he made wine from the grapes. One day, when he drank too much of the wine, he became drunk, and he lay naked in his tent.” (Source: Translation for Translators)
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