complete verse (Genesis 15:1)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 15:1:

  • Kankanaey: “When all those-things were finished, there is that which God showed Abram which was like a dream, and he heard God saying, ‘Ay (vocative) Abram, don’t be afraid, because I will protect you (sing.) from all that is fearful/dangerous. Large also is the reward that I will give to you (sing.).'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “Some time after it happened like this, the LORD gave a vision to Abram and spoke like this — ‘Do not be afraid, Abram. I will deliver you. I will give you a great reward.'” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “After that, the LORD spoke to Abram through a vision. He said, ‘Abram, do- not -be-afraid because I will-take- your (sing.) -side and give-(you) a great reward.'” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Some time later, Abram had a vision in which Yahweh spoke to him and said, ‘Do not be afraid of anything/your enemies. I will protect you, and I will give a great reward.'” (Source: Translation for Translators)