complete verse (Genesis 21:21)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 21:21:

  • Newari: “He lived in the wilderness called Paran. His mother married him to a woman of Egypt.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “God did- not -abandon Ishmael until he grew-up/[lit. became-big]. He lived there in the desolate/lonely-place of Paran and he became an archer. Later on, his mother had- him -marry an Egiptohanon.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “He lived in Paran Desert. While e was there, Hagar got a wife for him from Egypt.” (Source: Translation for Translators)