complete verse (Genesis 37:1)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 37:1:

  • Kankanaey: “Plural Jacob continued to reside in Canaan which was the country of his father back then.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “Jacob was living in the land of Canaan where his fathers were living.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Jacob stayed to dwell/lived in Canaan, which (was) the-place-where- his father -had- also -lived previously.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Jacob continued to live in the Canaan region where his father had lived previously.” (Source: Translation for Translators)