complete verse (Genesis 31:37)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 31:37:

  • Newari: “You have looked at all my things. What things of your house have you found? Put it before me and your affinal kin. They will judge between you and me.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Now that you (sing.) have- now -searched all my possessions, so, have you (sing.) found what (is) yours? If there is (something), place (it) here in front so-that my relatives and your (sing.) relatives can-see, and they will-be-responsible now to-judge us (incl.).” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Now you have searched through all my possessions, and what did you find from all these possessions that belongs to you? Put it here in front of my relatives and your relatives, so that they can decide who is right, you or me!” (Source: Translation for Translators)