MATTHEW 17:18

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“And Jesus rebuked the devil; and he departed out of him: and the child was cured from that very hour.”

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Matthew 17:18 Translation & Meaning

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KJV Verse Original Greek Meaning/ Definition
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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
Jesus Ἰησοῦς Jesus (i.e., Jehoshua), the name of our Lord and two (three) other Israelites Jesus
rebuked ἐπετίμησεν To tax upon, i.e., censure or admonish; by implication, forbid rebuked
the τὸ The (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom) the
devil; δαιμόνιον A daemonic being; by extension a deity devil
and καὶ And, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words and
he αὐτῷ 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 he
departed ἐξῆλθεν To issue (literally or figuratively) departed
out ἀπ' "off," i.e., away (from something near), in various senses (of place, time, or relation; literal or figurative) out
of ἀπ' "off," i.e., away (from something near), in various senses (of place, time, or relation; literal or figurative) of
him: αὐτοῦ 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 καὶ And, also, even, so then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words and
the The (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom) the
child παῖς A boy (as often beaten with impunity), or (by analogy), a girl, and (genitive case) a child; specially, a slave or servant (especially a minister to a king; and by eminence to God) child
was cured ἐθεραπεύθη To wait upon menially, i.e., (figuratively) to adore (God), or (specially) to relieve (of disease) cured
from ἀπὸ "off," i.e., away (from something near), in various senses (of place, time, or relation; literal or figurative) from
that very ἐκείνης That one (or (neuter) thing); often intensified by the article prefixed very
hour. ὥρας An "hour" (literally or figuratively) hour

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  • 16  And I brought him to thy disciples, and they could not cure him.

  • 17  Then Jesus answered and said, O faithless and perverse generation, how long shall I be with you? how long shall I suffer you? bring him hither to me.

  • 18  And Jesus rebuked the devil; and he departed out of him: and the child was cured from that very hour.

  • 19  Then came the disciples to Jesus apart, and said, Why could not we cast him out?

  • 20  And Jesus said unto them, Because of your unbelief: for verily I say unto you, If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed, ye shall say unto this mountain, Remove hence to yonder place; and it shall remove; and nothing shall be impossible unto you.




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