JOHN 11:49

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“And one of them, named Caiaphas, being the high priest that same year, said unto them, Ye know nothing at all,”

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John 11:49 Translation & Meaning

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KJV Verse Original Greek Meaning/ Definition
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And δέ But, and, etc And
one εἷς One one
of ἐξ A primary preposition denoting origin (the point whence action or motion proceeds), from, out (of place, time, or cause literal or figurative; direct or remote) of
them, αὐτῶν The reflexive pronoun self, used (alone or in the comparative G1438) of the third person, and (with the proper personal pronoun) of the other persons them
named (No Greek definition. English implied.)
Caiaphas, Καϊάφας The dell; Caiaphas (i.e., Cajepha), an Israelite Caiaphas
being ὢν Being being
the high priest ἀρχιερεὺς The high-priest (literally, of the Jews; typically, Christ); by extension a chief priest high priest
that same ἐκείνου That one (or (neuter) thing); often intensified by the article prefixed same
year, ἐνιαυτοῦ A year year
said εἶπεν To speak or say (by word or writing) said
unto them, αὐτοῖς The reflexive pronoun self, used (alone or in the comparative G1438) of the third person, and (with the proper personal pronoun) of the other persons unto them
Ye Ὑμεῖς You (as subjective of verb) Ye
know οἴδατε Used only in certain past tenses, the others being borrowed from the equivalent G3700 and G3708; properly, to see (literally or figuratively); by implication, (in the perfect tense only) to know know
nothing οὐκ The absolute negative (compare G3361) adverb; no or not nothing
at all, οὐδέν Not even one (man, woman or thing), i.e., none, nobody, nothing all

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  • 47  Then gathered the chief priests and the Pharisees a council, and said, What do we? for this man doeth many miracles.

  • 48  If we let him thus alone, all men will believe on him: and the Romans shall come and take away both our place and nation.

  • 49  And one of them, named Caiaphas, being the high priest that same year, said unto them, Ye know nothing at all,

  • 50  Nor consider that it is expedient for us, that one man should die for the people, and that the whole nation perish not.

  • 51  And this spake he not of himself: but being high priest that year, he prophesied that Jesus should die for that nation;




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