complete verse (Genesis 28:4)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 28:4:

  • Newari: “May God give you and your descendants the blessings He gave to Abraham. And may God also give you the land where we are now living, which He said he would give to Abraham.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “May he also give to you (sing.) and to your descendants the blessing which he gave to Abraham, so-that this land where you are-staying now as stranger will-be yours. This land was given by God to Abraham.'” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “I also will pray that he will bless you and your descendants by enabling you to possess/seize the land in which you are now living as a foreigner, the land that God promised to give to my father Abraham and his descendants.'” (Source: Translation for Translators)