complete verse (Genesis 14:9)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 14:9:

  • Newari: “and gathered to fight against Kedorlaomer King of Elam, Tidal King of Goiim, Amraphel King of Assyria [and] Arioch King of Ellsar. Four kings against five.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “and they fought-against King Kedorlaomer of Elam, King Tidal of Goyim, King Amrafel of Shinar, and King Arioc of Elasar — five kings against four kings.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “They fought against the armies of Chedorlaomer the king of Elam, Tidal the king of Goiim, Amraphel the king of Shinar, and Arioch the king of Ellasar. The armies of four kings were fighting against the armies of five kings.” (Source: Translation for Translators)