complete verse (Genesis 39:11)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 39:11:

  • Kankanaey: “When that was so, there was one-occasion that Jose entered the house to do his work, and guess-what, none of the other slaves were there.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “One day Joseph went into the house to do his work. At that time not one worker was in the house.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “One day back-then, Jose went-into the house in-order to-work. (It) happened that there-was not even one servant there inside the house.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “One day Joseph went into the house to do his work, and none of the other household servants were in the house.” (Source: Translation for Translators)