complete verse (Genesis 13:11)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 13:11:

  • Kankanaey: “So what he chose was the entire lovely plain at Jordan. They left-behind Abram and they went in the direction of the coming-out of the sun.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “So Lot chose the fertile banks of the Jordan for himself. Then he went, looking toward the east. In this way they separated.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “So Lot chose the whole Valley of Jordan in the east. In this way Lot and Abram separated-from-each-other.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “So Lot chose the land in the plain of the Jordan River. He left his uncle, Abram, and moved east.” (Source: Translation for Translators)