complete verse (Genesis 38:10)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 38:10:

  • Kankanaey: “That-there that Onan was doing was a sin in the viewpoint of God, therefore he also killed him.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “This was not good in the LORD’s eyes. So He also killed him.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “What Onan did was-bad/evil in the sight of the LORD, so he also killed him.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Yahweh considered that what he did was wicked, so he caused him to die also.” (Source: Translation for Translators)