complete verse (Genesis 39:19)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 39:19:

  • Kankanaey: “When Jose’s master heard what his spouse negatively-reported, extreme was his anger.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “After he heard his wife say — ‘Your servant did like this,’ Joseph’s master flared with anger.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “When Potiphar heard what was-told-by his wife about what Jose had-done, he was very angry.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “When Joseph’s master heard this story that his wife told him, saying ‘This is how your slave treated me,’ he was very angry.” (Source: Translation for Translators)