complete verse (Genesis 43:26)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 43:26:

  • Kankanaey: “When Jose then arrived, they knelt-down and bent-face-downward in giving (him) what they had arrived-with.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “When Joseph came to the house they gave him the gifts that they had brought. Then kneeling, they bowed down.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “When Jose arrived, they gave their gifts and knelt-down in-front of him as (a sign of) respect.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “When Joseph came home, they presented to him the gifts that they had brought into the house. Then they bowed down to the ground in front of him.” (Source: Translation for Translators)