complete verse (Genesis 49:28)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 49:28:

  • Newari: “These are the twelve tribes of Israel. These are the blessings that their father appropriately gave them.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “These were the 12 children of Jacob which-came-from the tribes of Israel. And these (were) the parting-words [lit. left-behind] of Jacob to each one of them.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Those twelve sons are the ancestors of the twelve tribes of Israel. That is what their father said to them as he blessed them, telling to each one words that were appropriate for him.” (Source: Translation for Translators)