complete verse (Genesis 4:20)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 4:20:

  • Kankanaey: “Ada gave-birth-to Jabal who was the one who had-as-descendants those who breed-and-raise animals and who live in tents/tarps.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “Jabal was born to Adah. He is the ancestor of those who live in tents and bring up animals.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Ada gave-birth to Jabal who was the ancestor/progenitor of those people who live in the tents, who take-care of the animals/(livestock).” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Adah gave birth to a son she named Jabal.” (Source: Translation for Translators)