complete verse (Genesis 49:7)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 49:7:

  • Newari: “May their anger fall under a curse for it is very dreadful. May their anger fall under a curse for it is very hardhearted. I will divide them into parts. I will scatter them in Israel.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “You (pl.) will-be-curse because of your (pl.) anger that has cruelty/violence. I will-cause- your (pl.) descendants -to-be-scattered throughout Israel.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “God says, ‘I will curse/cause bad things to happen to them for being very angry, for acting very cruelly when they were very furious. I will scatter their descendants throughout Israel land.'” (Source: Translation for Translators)