complete verse (Genesis 28:5)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 28:5:

  • Newari: “So Isaac sent Jacob to Laban, son of Bethuel the Aramean, [who was the] elder brother of Rebekah, [who was the] mother of Jacob and Esau.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Then Isaac sent Jacob to Padan Aram, in the place of Laban the child of Betuel the Arameanhon. Laban was the sibling/(brother) of Rebeka the mother of Jacob and Esau.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “So Isaac sent Jacob to Paddan-Aram, to live with Rebekah’s brother Laban, the son of Bethuel, who belonged to the Aram people-group.” (Source: Translation for Translators)