complete verse (Jonah 1:2)

This verse is translated in American Sign Language and literally back-translated into English as:

“City great you go immediately name Nineveh. You people preach inform them bad++ Lord against why? people I watch sin+ wow+++.” (Note: The + markers are repeated elements for emphasis.) (Source: Robert Bascom in The Bible Translator 2008, p. 86ff.)


Jonah 1:2 in ASL (source)

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