complete verse (Genesis 17:14)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 17:14:

  • Kankanaey: “But if there is however someone among you who is not circumcised, he will be excluded from you who are my people, because of-course he has indeed broken the agreement-that- I -presented.'” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “If the sign has not been put in the body of any man, he will not be my person, for he has not made a covenant with me.'” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Whoever/Whichever male among you who has- not -been circumcised do- not -consider to-be-part/within you, for he has counted-as-no-value my agreement.'” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “You must expel from your community any male who has not been circumcised, because by not being circumcised that person has disobeyed my agreement.'” (Source: Translation for Translators)