complete verse (Genesis 45:18)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 45:18:

  • Kankanaey: “so that then they will fetch your father and their families to return here. Because I will give them the best land here in Egipto and it will more-than suffice for them to-live-on.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “And bringing their father and [their] families, to come back here. I will give them the best fields of Egypt. And they will be able to live with joy, eating the grain that bears fruit there.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Then they (should) bring their father and their families here, for I will-give to them the best land in Egipto and they will-taste the best of its products.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Then bring your father and your families back here. I will give you the best land in Egypt, and you will have the best food in the land to eat.'” (Source: Translation for Translators)