complete verse (Genesis 19:37)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 19:37:

  • Kankanaey: “The older-sibling gave-birth-to a male whom she named Moab, and that’s who produced-as-descendants the Moabita that exist today.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “The big daughter gave birth to a son. She gave him the name, Moab.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Sometime later, the older-one gave-birth to a son and she named [him] Moab. He is the source of the people now who are the Moabnon.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “The older one later gave birth to a son, whom she named Moab. He became the ancestor of the Moab people-group.” (Source: Translation for Translators)