complete verse (Genesis 33:19)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 33:19:

  • Newari: “He bought that place from the sons of Hamor, father of Shechem by giving [him] one hundred pieces of silver.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “And the land where they erected the tents was-bought by Jacob from the children of Hamor for a price of 100 pieces of silver. Hamor was also the father of Shekem.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “One of the leaders of the people in that area was named Hamor. Hamor had several sons. Jacob paid the sons of Hamor 100 pieces of silver for the piece of ground on which they set up their tents.” (Source: Translation for Translators)