complete verse (Genesis 1:19)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 1:19:

  • Kankanaey: “When the night was finished then and it again became-light, that was the fourth day.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “The night was finished, the morning came. In this way four days were complete.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Night-time came, and-then the day-time. That was the fourth day.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Then there was another evening which was followed by another morning. He called that period of time ‘the fourth day’.” (Source: Translation for Translators)