complete verse (Genesis 34:2)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 34:2:

  • Newari: “And Shechem son of Hamor the Hivite king of the place saw her. And he seized and harmed her.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “She was-seen by Shekem the child of Hamor the Hevhanon, the leader of that place. He seized/captured Dina and raped her.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Shechem, one of the sons of Hamor, the ruler of that area who was descended from the Hiv people-group, saw her. He wanted her. So he grabbed her and forced her to have sex with him.” (Source: Translation for Translators)