complete verse (Genesis 46:29)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 46:29:

  • Kankanaey: “Jose also, he caused-to-be-readied his horse-drawn-carriage so-that he would go meet his father. When they then saw-each-other, Jose immediately-hugged him and cried for-a-long-time.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “Joseph prepared his chariot and came out to meet his father Israel in Goshen. As soon as he met his father he embraced [him] for a long time, weeping.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “Jose rode in his chariot and went there to-meet his father. When they saw-each-other, Jose embraced his father and kept-on/continued his crying.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Joseph got his chariot ready and went to Goshen to meet his father. When Joseph arrived, he threw his arms around his father’s neck and cried a long time.” (Source: Translation for Translators)