complete verse (Genesis 7:9)

Following are a number of back-translations as well as a sample translation for translators of Genesis 7:9:

  • Kankanaey: “and they all joined-to-enter, because that just the same was what God commanded. And then afterwards God shut-the-door.” (Source: Kankanaey Back Translation)
  • Newari: “entered the ship with Noah, male and female just as God had said.” (Source: Newari Back Translation)
  • Hiligaynon: “According to what God had-commanded Noe, he caused-to-go-inside the ship every pair of all kinds of animals that were clean and not clean that came-near to him.” (Source: Hiligaynon Back Translation)
  • English: “males and females, came to Noah and then went into the boat, just as God told Noah that they would do.” (Source: Translation for Translators)