complete verse (Genesis 35:11)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 35:11:

  • Newari: “He spoke to him once more — ‘I am the all powerful God. May you have many descendants. Many nations will come from you. Even many kings will come from you.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “God still said/[continued to say] to him, ‘I (am) the Almighty God. [You (sing.)] produce- many -children. You (sing.) will-become the father of one nation and yet of many nations, and some of the your descendants will-become kings.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Then God said to him, ‘I am God Almighty. Produce many children. Your descendants will become many nations, and some of your descendants will be kings.” (Source: Translation for Translators)