complete verse (Genesis 21:29)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 21:29:

  • Newari: “Then Abimelech said — ‘Why have you done like this?'” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Abimelec asked, ‘For what are those seven female sheep which you set-apart?'” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Abimelech asked Abraham, ‘What are these seven female lambs that you have separated from the rest of your flock?'” (Source: Translation for Translators)