complete verse (Genesis 19:10)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 19:10:

  • Kankanaey: “But the two men on the inside, they abruptly-opened the doorway and abruptly-yanked Lot to bring-him-inside while-simultaneously they shut-the-door again.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “The two people who were staying inside reached out [lit.: sent hands out] and took Lot, pulling him inside. Then they shut the door.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “but this [door] was opened-up by the two angels who were there inside and they pulled Lot inside and shut the door.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “But the two angels opened the door carefully, reached out their hands, and pulled Lot to them inside the house. Then they quickly shut the door.” (Source: Translation for Translators)