complete verse (Genesis 36:40)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 36:40:

  • Newari: “Here are the clan leaders who were descended from their ancestor Esau, the Edomite — Timna, Alvah, Jetheth,” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Esau (who was- also -called Edom) was the source of the Edomhon. And these were the (ones) who became leaders of the descendants of Esau which their tribes and places were-named-after them: Timna, Alva, Jetet, Oholibama, Elah, Pinon, Kenaz, Teman, Mibzar, Magdiel, and Iram.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Here is/I will now give you a list of all the people-groups that were descendants of Esau: Timna, Alvah, Jetheth, Oholibamah, Elah, Pinon, Kenaz, Teman, Mibzar, Magdiel, and Iram. They all lived in the Edom region. The land where each people-group lived got the same name as the name of the people-group.” (Source: Translation for Translators)