MATTHEW 22:44

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The Lord said unto my Lord, Sit thou on my right hand, till I make thine enemies thy footstool?

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Matthew 22:44 Translation & Meaning

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The The (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom) The
Lord κύριος Supreme in authority, i.e., (as noun) controller; by implication, Master (as a respectful title) Lord
said Εἶπεν To speak or say (by word or writing) said
unto κυρίῳ Supreme in authority, i.e., (as noun) controller; by implication, Master (as a respectful title) unto
my μου· Of me my
Lord, κυρίῳ Supreme in authority, i.e., (as noun) controller; by implication, Master (as a respectful title) Lord
Sit Κάθου And ἧμαι (to sit; akin to the base of G1476); to sit down; figuratively, to remain, reside Sit
thou Κάθου And ἧμαι (to sit; akin to the base of G1476); to sit down; figuratively, to remain, reside thou
on ἐκ 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) on
my μου Of me my
right hand, δεξιῶν The right side or (feminine) hand (as that which usually takes) right hand
till ἕως A conjunction, preposition and adverb of continuance, until (of time and place) till
I ἂν Whatsoever I
make θῶ To place (in the widest application, literally and figuratively; properly, in a passive or horizontal posture, and thus different from G2476, which properly denotes an upright and active position, while G2749 is properly reflexive and utterly prostrate) make
thine σου Of thee, thy thine
enemies ἐχθρούς Hateful (passively, odious, or actively, hostile); usually as a noun, an adversary (especially Satan) enemies
thy σου Of thee, thy thy
footstool? ὑποπόδιον Something under the feet, i.e., a foot-rest (figuratively) footstool

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  • 42  Saying, What think ye of Christ? whose son is he? They say unto him, The Son of David.

  • 43  He saith unto them, How then doth David in spirit call him Lord, saying,

  • 44  The Lord said unto my Lord, Sit thou on my right hand, till I make thine enemies thy footstool?

  • 45  If David then call him Lord, how is he his son?

  • 46  And no man was able to answer him a word, neither durst any man from that day forth ask him any more questions.




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