Acts 2:12



Parallel Verses

King James 2000

And they were all amazed, and were in doubt, saying one to another, What means this?

New American Standard Bible

And they all continued in amazement and great perplexity, saying to one another, "What does this mean?"

King James Version

And they were all amazed, and were in doubt, saying one to another, What meaneth this?

International Standard Version

All of them continued to be stunned and puzzled, and they kept asking one another, "What can this mean?"

A Conservative Version

And they were all amazed, and were perplexed, others saying to others, Whatever does this intend to be?

American Standard Version

And they were all amazed, and were perplexed, saying one to another, What meaneth this?

Amplified

And all were beside themselves with amazement and were puzzled and bewildered, saying one to another, What can this mean?

An Understandable Version

And they were amazed and perplexed [over this] and began saying to one another, "What does all this mean?"

Anderson New Testament

And they were all in amazement and doubt, and said, one to another: What can this mean?

Bible in Basic English

And they were all surprised and in doubt saying to one another, What is the reason of this?

Common New Testament

And they were all amazed and perplexed, saying to one another, "What does this mean?"

Daniel Mace New Testament

and they were all amazed, and perplex'd, saying one to another, what can the meaning of this be?

Darby Translation

And they were all amazed and in perplexity, saying one to another, What would this mean?

Godbey New Testament

And all were astounded and bewildered, saying one to another, What does this wish to be?

Goodspeed New Testament

And they were all amazed and bewildered and said to one another, "What can this mean?"

Holman Bible

And they were all astounded and perplexed, saying to one another, "What could this be?"

John Wesley New Testament

And they were all amazed, and were in doubt, saying one to another, What can this mean?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And they were all amazed and were in doubt, saying one to another, What does this mean?

Julia Smith Translation

And all were affected in mind, and were in doubt, saying one to another, What may this mean to be?

Lexham Expanded Bible

And all were amazed and greatly perplexed, saying {to one another}, "{What can this mean?}"

Modern King James verseion

And they were all amazed, and were in doubt, saying to one another, What does this mean?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They were all amazed, and wondered: saying one to another, "What meaneth this?"

Moffatt New Testament

They were all amazed and quite at a loss. "What can it mean?" they said to one another.

Montgomery New Testament

All were astonished and bewildered and kept saying to one another, "What can this mean?"

NET Bible

All were astounded and greatly confused, saying to one another, "What does this mean?"

New Heart English Bible

They were all amazed, and were perplexed, saying one to another, "What does this mean?"

New simplified Bible

And they were all amazed and were in doubt. They asked each other: What does this mean?

Noyes New Testament

And they were all amazed and were in doubt, saying one to another, What can this mean?

Sawyer New Testament

And they were all astonished and perplexed, saying one to another, What does this mean?

The Emphasized Bible

But they were all beside themselves and were utterly at a loss, saying one to another - What doth this please to be?

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And they were all amazed, and much perplexed, and knew not what to think, saying one to another, What can this mean?

Twentieth Century New Testament

They were all utterly amazed and bewildered. "What does it mean?" they asked one another.

Webster

And they were all amazed, and were in doubt, saying one to another, What meaneth this?

Weymouth New Testament

They were all astounded and bewildered, and asked one another, "What can this mean?"

Williams New Testament

And thus they all continued to be astounded and bewildered, and continued to say to each other, "What can this mean?"

World English Bible

They were all amazed, and were perplexed, saying one to another, "What does this mean?"

Worrell New Testament

And they were all amazed, and perplexed, saying one to another, "What does this mean?"

Worsley New Testament

And they were all amazed and in doubt, saying one to another, What can this mean?

Youngs Literal Translation

And they were all amazed, and were in doubt, saying one unto another, 'What would this wish to be?'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
δέ 
De 
but , and , now , then , also , yet , yea , so , moreover , nevertheless , for , even , , not tr
Usage: 2184

ἐξίστημι 
Existemi 
Usage: 17

πᾶς 
Pas 
all , all things , every , all men , whosoever , everyone , whole , all manner of , every man , no Trans , every thing , any , whatsoever , whosoever 9 , always , daily , any thing , no , not tr ,
Usage: 704

ἐξίστημι 
Existemi 
Usage: 17

and

and , also , even , both , then , so , likewise , not tr. , , vr and
Usage: 0

διαπορέω 
Diaporeo 
doubt , be perplexed , be much perplexed , be in doubt
Usage: 5

λέγω 
Lego 
say , speak , call , tell ,
Usage: 1045

ἄλλος 
Allos 
other" , another , some , one ,
Usage: 119

to
πρός 
Pros 
unto , to , with , for , against , among , at , not tr , , vr to
Usage: 412

ἄλλος 
Allos 
other" , another , some , one ,
Usage: 119

τίς 
Tis 
what , who , why , whom , which ,
Usage: 344

θέλω ἐθέλω 
thelo 
will/would , will/would have , desire , desirous , list , to will ,
Usage: 136

Context Readings

Pentecost And The Coming Of The Holy Spirit

11 Cretans and Arabians, we do hear them speak in our tongues the wonderful works of God. 12 And they were all amazed, and were in doubt, saying one to another, What means this? 13 Others mocking said, These men are full of new wine.


Cross References

Luke 15:26

And he called one of the servants, and asked what these things meant.

Luke 18:36

And hearing the multitude pass by, he asked what it meant.

Acts 2:7

And they were all amazed and marveled, saying one to another, Behold, are not all these who speak Galileans?

Acts 10:17

Now while Peter wondered in himself what this vision which he had seen should mean, behold, the men who were sent from Cornelius had made inquiry for Simon's house, and stood before the gate,

Acts 17:20

For you bring certain strange things to our ears: we would know therefore what these things mean.



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