Parallel Verses

Amplified

For there was also an inscription above Him in letters of Greek and Latin and Hebrew: This is the King of the Jews.

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.

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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And a superscription also was written over him in letters of Greek and Latin and Hebrew, 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

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Context Readings

Jesus Is Crucified

37 And saying, If you are the King of the Jews, save (rescue) Yourself [ from death]. 38 For there was also an inscription above Him in letters of Greek and Latin and Hebrew: This is the King of the Jews. 39 One of the criminals who was suspended kept up a railing at Him, saying, Are You not the Christ (the Messiah)? Rescue Yourself and us [ from death]!


Cross References

Matthew 27:37

And over His head they put the accusation against Him ( the cause of His death), which read, This is Jesus, the King of the Jews.

Mark 15:26

And the inscription of the accusation against Him was written above, The King of the Jews.

Mark 15:32

Let the Christ (the Messiah), the King of Israel, come down now from the cross, that we may see [it] and trust in and rely on Him and adhere to Him! Those who were crucified with Him also reviled and reproached Him [speaking abusively, harshly, and insolently].

Matthew 27:11

Now Jesus stood before the governor [Pilate], and the governor asked Him, Are you the King of the Jews? Jesus said to him, You have stated [the fact].

Mark 15:18

And they began to salute Him, Hail (greetings, good health to You, long life to You), King of the Jews!

Luke 23:3

So Pilate asked Him, Are You the King of the Jews? And He answered him, [ It is just as] you say. [I Am.]

John 19:3

And they kept coming to Him and saying, Hail, King of the Jews! [Good health to you! Peace to you! Long life to you, King of the Jews!] And they struck Him with the palms of their hands.

John 19:19-22

And Pilate also wrote a title (an inscription on a placard) and put it on the cross. And the writing was: Jesus the Nazarene, the King of the Jews.

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