complete verse (Genesis 19:30)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 19:30:

  • Kankanaey: “Since Lot was afraid to reside in Zoar, he went-uphill to the mountain-area. He took-along the two young-ladies who were his children and they resided in a cave.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “Because he was afraid to stay in Zoar, Lot, taking along his two daughters going to the mountain, stayed in a cave.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Because Lot was afraid to live in Zoar, he and his two children who were unmarried-girls moved to the mountain and lived there in a cave.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Lot was afraid to stay in Zoar, so he left there and moved with his two daughters to the mountain, and they lived in a cave.” (Source: Translation for Translators)