complete verse (Genesis 34:22)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 34:22:

  • Newari: “They say they will be able to live as one people with us only if all the men living in our place get circumcised like their men [are].” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “But they will- only -agree to- live/settle with us (incl.) as one people if all our (incl.) men will- also -agree [linker] to-be-circumcised like them.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “But these men will agree to live among us and become one people-group with us only if all our males are circumcised, as they are.” (Source: Translation for Translators)