Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Now there was also an inscription above Him, “THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.”

King James Version

And a superscription also was written over him in letters of Greek, and Latin, and Hebrew, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Holman Bible

An inscription was above Him:

THIS IS

THE KING OF THE JEWS.

International Standard Version

There was also an inscription over him written in Greek, Latin, and Hebrew: "This is the King of the Jews."

A Conservative Version

And there was also an inscription over him written in letters, in Greek and Latin and Hebrew: THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

American Standard Version

And there was also a superscription over him, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Amplified

Now there was also an inscription above Him: “THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.”

An Understandable Version

There was an inscription above Him [i.e., on the upright portion of the cross], stating, "This is the king of the Jews."

Anderson New Testament

And a superscription was also written over him in Greek and in Roman and in Hebrew letters, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Bible in Basic English

And these words were put in writing over him, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS

Common New Testament

One of the criminals who were hanged there hurled insults at him, saying, "Are you not the Christ? Save yourself and us!"

Daniel Mace New Testament

they likewise put the following inscription over his head, in Greek, in Latin, and in Hebrew, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Darby Translation

And there was also an inscription written over him in Greek, and Roman, and Hebrew letters: This is the King of the Jews.

Godbey New Testament

And the superscription was also over Him: THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Goodspeed New Testament

For there was a notice above his head, "This is the king of the Jews!"

John Wesley New Testament

And a superscription also was written over him in Greek, and Latin, and Hebrew letters, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Julia Smith Translation

And there was also an inscription written upon him, in letters Greek, Roman, and Hebrew; THIS IS KING OF THE JEWS.

King James 2000

And a superscription also was written over him in letters of Greek, and Latin, and Hebrew, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And there was also an inscription over him, "This [is] the king of the Jews."

Modern King James verseion

And an inscription also was written over Him in letters of Greek and Latin and Hebrew, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And his superscription was written over him, in Greek, Latin, and Hebrew letters: "This is the King of the Jews."

Moffatt New Testament

(For there was an inscription over him in Greek and Latin and Hebrew characters, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.)

Montgomery New Testament

For there was an inscription over his head, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

NET Bible

There was also an inscription over him, "This is the king of the Jews."

New Heart English Bible

An inscription was also written above him: "THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS."

Noyes New Testament

There was also an inscription over him: "This is the king of the Jews."

Sawyer New Testament

And there was an inscription over him; THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

The Emphasized Bible

Now there was an inscription also, over him - THE KING OF THE JEWS, THIS!

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And there was an inscription written over him in Greek, Roman, and Hebrew characters, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Above him were the words--'THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.'

Webster

And a superscription also was written over him, in letters of Greek, and Latin, and Hebrew, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Weymouth New Testament

There was moreover a writing over His head: THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Williams New Testament

Yes, there was a placard above His head: "THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS."

World English Bible

An inscription was also written over him in letters of Greek, Latin, and Hebrew: "THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS."

Worrell New Testament

And there was also an inscription over Him, "THE KING OF THE JEWS, THIS!"

Worsley New Testament

And there was a superscription written over Him in Greek, and Latin and Hebrew letters, THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.

Youngs Literal Translation

And there was also a superscription written over him, in letters of Greek, and Roman, and Hebrew, 'This is the King of the Jews.'

Interlinear

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

ἐπιγραφή 
Epigraphe 
Usage: 2


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

was
ἦν 
En 
was, were, had been, had, taught , stood , , vr was
Usage: 410

γράφω 
Grapho 
Usage: 149

ἐπί 
Epi 
on, in, upon, unto, to,
Usage: 644

him

Usage: 0

in letters
γράμμα 
Gramma 
Usage: 12

of Greek
Ἑλληνικός 
hellenikos 
Usage: 2

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

Ῥωμαΐκός 
Rhomaikos 
Usage: 1

Ἑβραΐκός 
hebraikos 
Usage: 1

οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

IS
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

βασιλεύς 
Basileus 
Usage: 99

References

American

Fausets

Context Readings

Jesus Is Crucified

37 and saying, “If You are the King of the Jews, save Yourself!” 38 Now there was also an inscription above Him, “THIS IS THE KING OF THE JEWS.” 39 One of the criminals who were hanged there was hurling abuse at Him, saying, “Are You not the Christ? Save Yourself and us!”


Cross References

Matthew 27:37

And above His head they put up the charge against Him which read, “THIS IS JESUS THE KING OF THE JEWS.”

Mark 15:26

The inscription of the charge against Him read, “THE KING OF THE JEWS.”

Mark 15:32

Let this Christ, the King of Israel, now come down from the cross, so that we may see and believe!” Those who were crucified with Him were also insulting Him.

Matthew 27:11

Now Jesus stood before the governor, and the governor questioned Him, saying, “Are You the King of the Jews?” And Jesus said to him, It is as you say.”

Mark 15:18

and they began to acclaim Him, “Hail, King of the Jews!”

Luke 23:3

So Pilate asked Him, saying, “Are You the King of the Jews?” And He answered him and said, It is as you say.”

John 19:3

and they began to come up to Him and say, “Hail, King of the Jews!” and to give Him slaps in the face.

John 19:19-22

Pilate also wrote an inscription and put it on the cross. It was written, “JESUS THE NAZARENE, THE KING OF THE JEWS.”

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