complete verse (Genesis 43:17)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 43:17:

  • Kankanaey: “The slave obeyed that-aforementioned that Jose instructed, and he escorted the siblings to his house.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “That man, doing as Joseph said, brought them into Joseph’s house.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “The steward obeyed the command to him. So he brought the siblings/(brothers) to the house of Jose.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “The man did as Joseph said. And he took them to Joseph’s house.” (Source: Translation for Translators)