Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And certain of the scribes having answered, said, Teacher, thou speakest well.

New American Standard Bible

Some of the scribes answered and said, “Teacher, You have spoken well.”

King James Version

Then certain of the scribes answering said, Master, thou hast well said.

Holman Bible

Some of the scribes answered, “Teacher, You have spoken well.”

International Standard Version

Then some of the scribes replied, "Teacher, you have given a fine answer."

A Conservative Version

And some of the scholars having answered, they said, Teacher, thou said well.

American Standard Version

And certain of the scribes answering said, Teacher, thou hast well said.

Amplified

Some of the scribes replied, “Teacher, you have spoken well [so that there is no room for blame].”

An Understandable Version

Then certain experts in the law of Moses replied to Jesus, "Teacher, you have spoken well."

Anderson New Testament

And certain of the scribes answered and said: Teacher, thou hast answered well.

Bible in Basic English

And some of the scribes, in answer to this, said, Master, you have said well.

Common New Testament

And some of the scribes answered, "Teacher, you have spoken well."

Daniel Mace New Testament

which some of the Scribes approving, said to him, master, what you maintain is very just:

Darby Translation

And some of the scribes answering said, Teacher, thou hast well spoken.

Godbey New Testament

And certain of the scribes responding said; Teacher, you spoke beautifully.

Goodspeed New Testament

Some of the scribes replied, "Master, that was a fine answer!"

John Wesley New Testament

And some of the scribes answering said, Master, Thou hast spoken excellently well.

King James 2000

Then certain of the scribes answering said, Teacher, you have well said.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And some of the scribes answered [and] said, "Teacher, you have spoken well."

Modern King James verseion

And answering, certain of the scribes said, Teacher, you have spoken well.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then certain of the Pharisees answered and said, "Master, thou hast well said."

Moffatt New Testament

Some of the scribes declared, "Teacher, that was a fine answer!"

Montgomery New Testament

Then some of the Scribes said, "Teacher, that was nobly said,"

NET Bible

Then some of the experts in the law answered, "Teacher, you have spoken well!"

New Heart English Bible

Some of the scribes answered, "Teacher, you speak well."

Noyes New Testament

Then some of the scribes answering, said, Teacher, thou hast well said.

Sawyer New Testament

And some of the scribes answered and said, Teacher, you have spoken well.

The Emphasized Bible

And certain of the Scribes, answering, said - Teacher! Well, hast thou spoken.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then some of the scribes addressing him said, Master, admirably hast thou spoken!

Twentieth Century New Testament

"Well said, Teacher!" exclaimed some of the Teachers of the Law,

Webster

Then certain of the scribes answering, said, Master, thou hast well said.

Weymouth New Testament

Then some of the Scribes replied, "Rabbi, you have spoken well."

Williams New Testament

Then some of the scribes answered Him, "Teacher, you have given a fine answer."

World English Bible

Some of the scribes answered, "Teacher, you speak well."

Worrell New Testament

And some of the scribes, answering, said, "Teacher, Thou spakest well;"

Worsley New Testament

And some of the scribes replied, Master, thou hast indeed said right.

Youngs Literal Translation

And certain of the scribes answering said, 'Teacher, thou didst say well;'

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

of the scribes
γραμματεύς 
Grammateus 
Usage: 49

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

διδάσκαλος 
Didaskalos 
Usage: 48

thou hast
ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

καλῶς 
Kalos 
Usage: 26

References

Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

A Question About Marriage And The Resurrection

38 And he is not God of the dead, but of the living: for all live to him. 39 And certain of the scribes having answered, said, Teacher, thou speakest well. 40 And they dared no more to ask him anything.


Cross References

Matthew 22:34-40

And the Pharisees having heard that he muzzled the Sadducees, were gathered upon the same.

Mark 12:28-34

And one of the scribes having come, having heard them seeking out together, knowing that he answered them well, asked him, Which is the first command of all?

Acts 23:9

And there was a great cry: and the scribes of the Pharisees' part, having risen, struggled with obstinacy, saying, We find nothing evil in this man: but if a spirit or messenger spake to him, we should not contend against God.

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