complete verse (Genesis 7:3)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 7:3:

  • Kankanaey: “So also with all kinds of birds, cause-to-enter seven-each that pair-together. That is what you (sing.) are to do so-that they will all have a way to have-offspring and became-many again on this earth.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “In the same way also bring along seven pairs, male and female of all kinds of birds. In this way all kinds of birds may be enabled to survive on the earth.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “And you also take seven pairs of every kind of animal that fly. You do this so-that they will-live on earth.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “Also take seven pairs of every kind of bird from all over the earth to keep them alive.” (Source: Translation for Translators)