complete verse (Genesis 29:9)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 29:9:

  • Newari: “Just as Jacob was talking with them, Rachel came, arriving there, tending her fathers sheep. It turned out that she was the one who tended her father’s sheep.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Jacob was- still -talking to them when Raquel arrived bringing the sheep of her father, because she (was) the one-who-watches them.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “While he was still talking with them, Rachel came with her father’s sheep. She was the one who took care of her father’s sheep.” (Source: Translation for Translators)