Parallel Verses

World English Bible

They asked him, "What then? Are you Elijah?" He said, "I am not." "Are you the prophet?" He answered, "No."

New American Standard Bible

They asked him, “What then? Are you Elijah?” And he *said, “I am not.” “Are you the Prophet?” And he answered, “No.”

King James Version

And they asked him, What then? Art thou Elias? And he saith, I am not. Art thou that prophet? And he answered, No.

Holman Bible

“What then?” they asked him. “Are you Elijah?”

“I am not,” he said.

“Are you the Prophet?”

“No,” he answered.

International Standard Version

So they asked him, "Well then, are you Elijah?" John said, "I am not." "Are you the Prophet?" He answered, "No."

A Conservative Version

And they asked him, What therefore, are thou Elijah? And he says, I am not. Are thou the prophet? And he answered, No.

American Standard Version

And they asked him, What then? Art thou Elijah? And he saith, I am not. Art thou the prophet? And he answered, No.

Amplified

They asked him, “What then? Are you Elijah?” And he said, “I am not.” “Are you the [promised] Prophet?” And he answered, “No.”

An Understandable Version

So, they asked him, "Who then [are you]? Are you Elijah [i.e., returned from the dead]?" But he answered, "[No], I am not." "[Then], are you the prophet [i.e., Moses. See Deut. 18:15-19]?" they asked. And he answered, "No."

Anderson New Testament

And they asked him: What then? Are you Elijah? And he said: I am not. Are you the prophet? And he answered: No.

Bible in Basic English

And they said to him, What then? Are you Elijah? And he said, I am not. Are you the prophet? And his answer was, I am not.

Common New Testament

And they asked him, "What then? Are you Elijah?" He said, "I am not." "Are you the prophet?" And he answered, "No."

Daniel Mace New Testament

art thou then Elias? said they; and he answer'd, I am not. art thou a prophet? and he answer'd, no.

Darby Translation

And they asked him, What then? Art thou Elias? And he says, I am not. Art thou the prophet? And he answered, No.

Godbey New Testament

They asked him, What then? Art thou Elijah? And he says, I am not. Art thou that prophet?

John Wesley New Testament

And they asked him, What then, Art thou Elijah?

Julia Smith Translation

And they asked, What then? Art thou Elias? And he says, I am not. Art thou a prophet? And he answered, No.

King James 2000

And they asked him, What then? Are you Elijah? And he said, I am not. Are you that prophet? And he answered, No.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they asked him, "Then who [are] you? Are you Elijah?" And he said, "I am not!" "Are you the Prophet?" And he answered, "No!"

Modern King James verseion

And they asked him, What then? Are you Elijah? And he says, I am not. Are you that prophet? And he answered, No.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they asked him, "What then? Art thou Elijah?" And he said, "I am not." Art thou that prophet? And he answered, "No."

Moffatt New Testament

They asked him, "Then what are you? Elijah?" He said, "I am not." "Are you the Prophet?" "No," he answered.

Montgomery New Testament

"What then?" they questioned; "Are you Elijah?" He said, "I am not." "Are you the Prophet?" "No," he replied.

NET Bible

So they asked him, "Then who are you? Are you Elijah?" He said, "I am not!" "Are you the Prophet?" He answered, "No!"

New Heart English Bible

They asked him, "What then? Are you Elijah?" He said, "I am not." "Are you the Prophet?" He answered, "No."

Noyes New Testament

And they asked him, What then? Art thou Elijah? And he said, I am not. Art thou the prophet? And he answered, No.

Sawyer New Testament

And they asked him, What then? are you Elijah? And he said, I am not. Are you the prophet? And he answered, No.

The Emphasized Bible

and they questioned him - What then? Art, thou, Elijah? and he saith - I am not; The prophet, art, thou? and he answered - No!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And they asked him, What then? art thou Elias? and he said, I am not. Art thou that prophet? and he answered, No.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"What then?" they asked. "Are you Elijah?" "No," he said, "I am not." "Are you 'the Prophet'?" He answered, "No."

Webster

And they asked him, What then? Art thou Elijah? and he saith, I am not. Art thou that prophet? And he answered, No.

Weymouth New Testament

"What then?" they inquired; "are you Elijah?" "I am not," he said. "Are you the Prophet?" "No," he answered.

Williams New Testament

So they asked him again, "What are you then? Elijah?" And he answered, "Of course, I am not." "Are you the prophet?" He answered, "No."

Worrell New Testament

And they asked him, "What then? Are you Elijah?" And he says, "I am not." "Are you the prophet?" And he answered, "No."

Worsley New Testament

And they asked him, What then? art thou Elias? And he said, I am not. Art thou a prophet? and he answered, No.

Youngs Literal Translation

And they questioned him, 'What then? Elijah art thou?' and he saith, 'I am not.' -- 'The prophet art thou?' and he answered, 'No.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And

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

ἐρωτάω 
Erotao 
Usage: 42

him

Usage: 0

τίς 
Tis 
Usage: 344

οὖν 
Oun 
therefore, then, so, and, now, wherefore, but, not tr,
Usage: 417

Art
εἶ 
Ei 
thou art, be
Usage: 75

thou
σύ 
Su 
σύ 
Su 
thou
thou
Usage: 132
Usage: 132

Ἡλίας 
helias 
Usage: 24

And



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

he saith
λέγω 
Lego 
Usage: 1045

I am
εἰμί 
Eimi 
I am , am, it is I , be, I was , have been, not tr
Usage: 72

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

Art
εἶ 
Ei 
thou art, be
Usage: 75

προφήτης 
Prophetes 
Usage: 105

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

References

Context Readings

John The Baptist Testifies To Jesus

20 He declared, and didn't deny, but he declared, "I am not the Christ." 21 They asked him, "What then? Are you Elijah?" He said, "I am not." "Are you the prophet?" He answered, "No." 22 They said therefore to him, "Who are you? Give us an answer to take back to those who sent us. What do you say about yourself?"


Cross References

Matthew 11:14

If you are willing to receive it, this is Elijah, who is to come.

Matthew 16:14

They said, "Some say John the Baptizer, some, Elijah, and others, Jeremiah, or one of the prophets."

John 1:25

They asked him, "Why then do you baptize, if you are not the Christ, nor Elijah, nor the prophet?"

Malachi 4:5

Behold, I will send you Elijah the prophet before the great and terrible day of Yahweh comes.

Matthew 11:9-11

But why did you go out? To see a prophet? Yes, I tell you, and much more than a prophet.

Matthew 17:10-12

His disciples asked him, saying, "Then why do the scribes say that Elijah must come first?"

Luke 1:17

He will go before him in the spirit and power of Elijah, 'to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children,' and the disobedient to the wisdom of the just; to prepare a people prepared for the Lord."

John 7:40

Many of the multitude therefore, when they heard these words, said, "This is truly the prophet."

Deuteronomy 18:15-18

Yahweh your God will raise up to you a prophet from the midst of you, of your brothers, like me. You shall listen to him.

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