LUKE 7:21

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“And in that same hour he cured many of their infirmities and plagues, and of evil spirits; and unto many that were blind he gave sight.”

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Luke 7:21 Translation & Meaning

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And δὲ But, and, etc And
in ἐν "in," at, (up-)on, by, etc in
that τῇ The (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom) that
same αὐτῇ 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 same
hour ὥρᾳ An "hour" (literally or figuratively) hour
he cured ἐθεράπευσεν To wait upon menially, i.e., (figuratively) to adore (God), or (specially) to relieve (of disease) cured
many πολλοὺς (singular) much (in any respect) or (plural) many; neuter (singular) as adverbial, largely; neuter (plural) as adverb or noun often, mostly, largely many
of ἀπὸ "off," i.e., away (from something near), in various senses (of place, time, or relation; literal or figurative) of
their (No Greek definition. English implied.)
infirmities νόσων A malady (rarely figuratively, of moral disability) infirmities
and καὶ And, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words and
plagues, μαστίγων A whip (literally, the Roman flagellum for criminals; figuratively, a disease) plagues
and καὶ And, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words and
of evil πονηρῶν 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
spirits; πνευμάτων A current of air, i.e., breath (blast) or a breeze; by analogy or figuratively, a spirit, i.e., (human) the rational soul, (by implication) vital principle, mental disposition, etc., or (superhuman) an angel, demon, or (divine) God, Christ's spirit, the Holy Spirit spirits
and καὶ And, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words and
unto many πολλοῖς (singular) much (in any respect) or (plural) many; neuter (singular) as adverbial, largely; neuter (plural) as adverb or noun often, mostly, largely many
that were (No Greek definition. English implied.)
blind τυφλοῖς Opaque (as if smoky), i.e., (by analogy) blind (physically or mentally) blind
he gave ἐχαρίσατο To grant as a favor, i.e., gratuitously, in kindness, pardon or rescue gave
sight. βλέπειν To look at (literally or figuratively) sight

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  • 19  And John calling unto him two of his disciples sent them to Jesus, saying, Art thou he that should come? or look we for another?

  • 20  When the men were come unto him, they said, John Baptist hath sent us unto thee, saying, Art thou he that should come? or look we for another?

  • 21  And in that same hour he cured many of their infirmities and plagues, and of evil spirits; and unto many that were blind he gave sight.

  • 22  Then Jesus answering said unto them, Go your way, and tell John what things ye have seen and heard; how that the blind see, the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, to the poor the gospel is preached.

  • 23  And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me.




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