complete verse (Genesis 24:40)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 24:40:

  • Newari: “He said — ‘I have always done like the LORD said. He will send his angel with you to search for a bride for my son from among our father’s affinal kin.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “He replied, ‘The LORD whom I always obey will-have-sent his angel to-go-with you in-order-to-facilitate your purpose there. You (sing.) will-be-able-to-find one to-become-the-wife of my child from my relatives, in the household of my father.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “He replied, ‘Yahweh, whom I have always obeyed, will send his angel with you, and he will cause your journey to be successful, with the result that you can get a wife for my son from my clan, from my father’s family.” (Source: Translation for Translators)