complete verse (Genesis 23:18)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 23:18:

  • Newari: “before all the Hittites who were gathered at the city gate.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Therefore became now his Abraham’s the farm of Efron in Macpela, east of Mamre, including the cave and the trees around the field. All the Hithanon who had-gathered there at the gate of the city (were)-witnesses.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “It became Abraham’s property as all the descendants of Heth were listening there at the city gate.” (Source: Translation for Translators)