complete verse (Genesis 41:23)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 41:23:

  • Kankanaey: “A-little-while-later also, seven other (lit. also) heads-of-grain sprouted and grew whose fruit was poorly-formed because hot wind had scorched-it.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “Then again seven thin looking heads of grain grew up which had withered from the east wind.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “And in/from that stem also, came-out also seven heads-of-grain that (were)-hardened by hot wind from the east.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Then to my surprise I saw seven other heads of grain that sprouted. They were thin and had been dried up by the hot east wind.” (Source: Translation for Translators)