complete verse (Genesis 13:3)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 13:3:

  • Kankanaey: “Starting-from Negev, they continued to head-north (lit. head-upwards) stopping-by in the various-towns until they arrived at the previous place-where- they -had-temporarily-stayed/camped which was between Betel and Ai.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “Abram, came via various places in the Negev and arrived in a place situated between Bethel and Ai.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “From Negev, they transferred-from-one-place-to-another until they were-able-to-return to the place where- they previously -had-stood-up a tent. This place was between Betel and Ai.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “They continued traveling from place to place from the Negev Desert toward Bethel town to the place between Bethel and Ai where they had previously set up their tents,” (Source: Translation for Translators)