LUKE 11:4

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And forgive us our sins; for we also forgive every one that is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation; but deliver us from evil.

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Luke 11:4 Translation & Meaning

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And καὶ And, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words And
forgive ἄφες To send forth, in various applications (as follow) forgive
us ἡμῖν To (or for, with, by) us us
our ἡμῶν Of (or from) us our
sins; ἁμαρτίας A sin (properly abstract) sins
for γὰρ Properly, assigning a reason (used in argument, explanation or intensification; often with other particles) for
we αὐτοὶ 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 we
also καὶ And, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words also
forgive ἀφίεμεν To send forth, in various applications (as follow) forgive
every one παντὶ All, any, every, the whole every one
that is indebted ὀφείλοντι To owe (pecuniarily); figuratively, to be under obligation (ought, must, should); morally, to fail in duty indebted
to us. ἡμῖν· To (or for, with, by) us to us
And καὶ And, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words And
lead εἰσενέγκῃς To carry inward (literally or figuratively) lead
us ἡμᾶς Us us
not μὴ (adverb) not, (conjunction) lest; also (as an interrogative implying a negative answer (whereas G3756 expects an affirmative one)) whether not
into εἰς To or into (indicating the point reached or entered), of place, time, or (figuratively) purpose (result, etc.); also in adverbial phrases into
temptation; πειρασμόν A putting to proof (by experiment (of good), experience (of evil), solicitation, discipline or provocation); by implication, adversity temptation
but ἀλλὰ Properly, other things, i.e., (adverbially) contrariwise (in many relations) but
deliver ῥῦσαι To rush or draw (for oneself), i.e., rescue deliver
us ἡμᾶς Us us
from ἀπὸ "off," i.e., away (from something near), in various senses (of place, time, or relation; literal or figurative) from
evil. πονηροῦ Hurtful, i.e., evil (properly, in effect or influence, and thus differing from G2556, which refers rather to essential character, as well as from G4550, which indicates degeneracy from original virtue); figuratively, calamitous; also (passively) ill, i.e., diseased; but especially (morally) culpable, i.e., derelict, vicious, facinorous; neuter (singular) mischief, malice, or (plural) guilt; masculine (singular) the devil, or (plural) sinners evil

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  • 2  And he said unto them, When ye pray, say, Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done, as in heaven, so in earth.

  • 3  Give us day by day our daily bread.

  • 4  And forgive us our sins; for we also forgive every one that is indebted to us. And lead us not into temptation; but deliver us from evil.

  • 5  And he said unto them, Which of you shall have a friend, and shall go unto him at midnight, and say unto him, Friend, lend me three loaves;

  • 6  For a friend of mine in his journey is come to me, and I have nothing to set before him?




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