LUKE 22:54

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“Then took they him, and led him, and brought him into the high priest's house. And Peter followed afar off.”

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Luke 22:54 Translation & Meaning

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Then δὲ But, and, etc Then
took they Συλλαβόντες To clasp, i.e., seize (arrest, capture); specially, to conceive (literally or figuratively); by implication, to aid took
him, αὐτὸν 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 him
and led ἤγαγον Properly, to lead; by implication, to bring, drive, (reflexively) go, (specially) pass (time), or (figuratively) induce led
him, (No Greek definition. English implied.)
and καὶ And, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words and
brought εἰσήγαγον To introduce (literally or figuratively) brought
him αὐτὸν 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 him
into εἰς To or into (indicating the point reached or entered), of place, time, or (figuratively) purpose (result, etc.); also in adverbial phrases into
the τοῦ The (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom) the
high priest's ἀρχιερέως· The high-priest (literally, of the Jews; typically, Christ); by extension a chief priest high priests
house. οἶκον A dwelling (more or less extensive, literal or figurative); by implication, a family (more or less related, literally or figuratively) house
And δὲ But, and, etc And
Peter Πέτρος A (piece of) rock (larger than G3037); as a name, Petrus, an apostle Peter
followed ἠκολούθει Properly, to be in the same way with, i.e., to accompany (specially, as a disciple) followed
afar off. μακρόθεν From a distance or afar afar off

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  • 52  Then Jesus said unto the chief priests, and captains of the temple, and the elders, which were come to him, Be ye come out, as against a thief, with swords and staves?

  • 53  When I was daily with you in the temple, ye stretched forth no hands against me: but this is your hour, and the power of darkness.

  • 54  Then took they him, and led him, and brought him into the high priest's house. And Peter followed afar off.

  • 55  And when they had kindled a fire in the midst of the hall, and were set down together, Peter sat down among them.

  • 56  But a certain maid beheld him as he sat by the fire, and earnestly looked upon him, and said, This man was also with him.




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