complete verse (Genesis 29:33)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 29:33:

  • Newari: “She conceived again, and again she gave birth to another son. She said — ‘Realizing that I was not loved, The LORD has also given me this son.’ So she named him Simeon.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “She became-pregnant again and gave-birth to another son. She said, ‘The LORD has-given me another son for he has-heard that my husband does- not -love me.’ So she named the child Simeon.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Later she became pregnant again and gave birth to another son. She said, ‘Because Yahweh has heard that my husband doesn’t love me, he has given me this son, too.’ So she named him Simeon, which means ‘someone who hears’.” (Source: Translation for Translators)