Parallel Verses

Amplified

And they begged [Jesus] not to command them to depart into the Abyss (bottomless pit).

New American Standard Bible

They were imploring Him not to command them to go away into the abyss.

King James Version

And they besought him that he would not command them to go out into the deep.

Holman Bible

And they begged Him not to banish them to the abyss.

International Standard Version

He answered, "Legion," because many demons had gone into him. Then the demons began begging Jesus not to order them to go into the bottomless pit.

A Conservative Version

And they entreated him that he would not command them to to out into the abyss.

American Standard Version

And they entreated him that he would not command them to depart into the abyss.

An Understandable Version

And the evil spirits begged Jesus not to require them to go away into the "pit" [Note: This appears to be the place reserved for the devil and his evil spirits. See Rev. 9:1-11; 20:1-3].

Anderson New Testament

And they be sought him, that he would not command them to -go away into the abyss.

Bible in Basic English

And they made a request to him that he would not give them an order to go away into the deep.

Common New Testament

And they begged him repeatedly not to command them to go into the Abyss.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and they entreated him not to condemn them to the abyss.

Darby Translation

And they besought him that he would not command them to go away into the bottomless pit.

Godbey New Testament

And he continued to intreat Him that He should not command them to depart into the abyss.

Goodspeed New Testament

And they begged him not to order them off to the bottomless pit.

John Wesley New Testament

And they besought him, that he would not command them to go into the abyss.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And they besought him that he would not command them to go out into the abyss.

Julia Smith Translation

And he besought him that he would not command him to go away into the abyss.

King James 2000

And they besought him that he would not command them to go out into the abyss.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they began imploring him that he would not order them to depart into the abyss.

Modern King James verseion

And they begged Him that He would not command them to go out into the abyss.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they besought him, that he would not command them to go out into the deep.

Moffatt New Testament

And they begged him not to order them off to the abyss.

Montgomery New Testament

So they besought Jesus not to command them to go away into the abyss.

NET Bible

And they began to beg him not to order them to depart into the abyss.

New Heart English Bible

They begged him that he would not command them to go into the abyss.

Noyes New Testament

And they besought him not to command them to go away into the abyss.

Sawyer New Testament

And he besought him not to command them to go into the abyss.

The Emphasized Bible

And they were beseeching him that he would not order them, into the abyss, to depart.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And he besought him that he would not order them to go into the abyss.

Twentieth Century New Testament

And the demons begged Jesus not to order them away into the bottomless pit.

Webster

And they besought him, that he would not command them to go out into the deep.

Weymouth New Testament

and they besought Him not to command them to be gone into the Bottomless Pit.

Williams New Testament

Then they continued to beg Him not to order them to go off to the bottomless pit.

World English Bible

They begged him that he would not command them to go into the abyss.

Worrell New Testament

And they were entreating Him, that He would not command them to go away into the abyss.

Worsley New Testament

And they besought Him that He would not command them to go into the abyss:

Youngs Literal Translation

and he was calling on him, that he may not command them to go away to the abyss,

Interlinear

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

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

παρακαλέω 
Parakaleo 
Usage: 102

him

Usage: 0

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

he would
ἐπιτάσσω 
Epitasso 
Usage: 8

not
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

ἐπιτάσσω 
Epitasso 
Usage: 8


Usage: 0

to go out
ἀπέρχομαι 
Aperchomai 
go, depart, go, go away, come,
Usage: 97

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

References

Context Readings

A Demon-Possessed Gerasene Healed

30 Jesus then asked him, What is your name? And he answered, Legion; for many demons had entered him. 31 And they begged [Jesus] not to command them to depart into the Abyss (bottomless pit). 32 Now a great herd of swine was there feeding on the hillside; and [the demons] begged Him to give them leave to enter these. And He allowed them [to do so].


Cross References

Revelation 9:1-2

Then the fifth angel blew [his] trumpet, and I saw a star that had fallen from the sky to the earth; and to the angel was given the key of the shaft of the Abyss (the bottomless pit).

Job 1:11

But put forth Your hand now and touch all that he has, and he will curse You to Your face.

Job 2:5

But put forth Your hand now, and touch his bone and his flesh, and he will curse and renounce You to Your face.

Matthew 25:41

Then He will say to those at His left hand, Begone from Me, you cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels!

Luke 8:28

And when he saw Jesus, he raised a deep (terrible) cry [from the depths of his throat] and fell down before Him [in terror] and shouted loudly, What have You [to do] with me, Jesus, Son of the Most High God? [ What have we in common?] I beg You, do not torment me!

Philippians 2:10-11

That in (at) the name of Jesus every knee should (must) bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth,

Revelation 9:11

Over them as king they have the angel of the Abyss (of the bottomless pit). In Hebrew his name is Abaddon [destruction], but in Greek he is called Apollyon [destroyer].

Revelation 11:7

But when they have finished their testimony and their evidence is all in, the beast (monster) that comes up out of the Abyss (bottomless pit) will wage war on them, and conquer them and kill them.

Revelation 17:8

The beast that you saw [once] was, but [now] is no more, and he is going to come up out of the Abyss (the bottomless pit) and proceed to go to perdition. And the inhabitants of the earth whose names have not been recorded in the Book of Life from the foundation of the world will be astonished when they look at the beast, because he [once] was, but [now] is no more, and he is [yet] to come.

Revelation 19:20

And the beast was seized and overpowered, and with him the false prophet who in his presence had worked wonders and performed miracles by which he led astray those who had accepted or permitted to be placed upon them the stamp (mark) of the beast and those who paid homage and gave divine honors to his statue. Both of them were hurled alive into the fiery lake that burns and blazes with brimstone.

Revelation 20:1-3

Then I saw an angel descending from heaven; he was holding the key of the Abyss (the bottomless pit) and a great chain was in his hand.

Revelation 20:14-15

Then death and Hades ( the state of death or disembodied existence) were thrown into the lake of fire. This is the second death, the lake of fire.

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