Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

They told Him, saying, “John the Baptist; and others say Elijah; but others, one of the prophets.”

King James Version

And they answered, John the Baptist: but some say, Elias; and others, One of the prophets.

Holman Bible

They answered Him, “John the Baptist; others, Elijah; still others, one of the prophets.”

International Standard Version

They answered him, "Some say John the Baptist, others Elijah, and still others one of the prophets."

A Conservative Version

And they answered, saying, John the immerser, and others, Elijah, but others, one of the prophets.

American Standard Version

And they told him, saying, John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; but others, One of the prophets.

Amplified

They answered Him, “John the Baptist; and others say Elijah; but others, one of the prophets.”

An Understandable Version

And they answered Him, " [Some say] you are John the Immerser; others say [the prophet] Elijah, but others say [you are] one of the prophets."

Anderson New Testament

They answered: John the Immerser; and others, Elijah; and others, one of the prophets.

Bible in Basic English

And they made answer, John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; but others, One of the prophets.

Common New Testament

They replied, "Some say John the Baptist; others say Elijah; and still others, one of the prophets."

Daniel Mace New Testament

they answered, some say you are John the Baptist; others, Elias; and others, one of the prophets.

Darby Translation

And they answered him, saying, John the baptist; and others, Elias; but others, One of the prophets.

Godbey New Testament

And they answered Him saying, John the Baptist: and others, Elijah; and others, One of the prophets.

Goodspeed New Testament

They said to him, "John the Baptist; others say Elijah, and others that you are one of the prophets."

John Wesley New Testament

And they answered, John the Baptist; but some say Elijah; and others, one of the prophets.

Julia Smith Translation

And they answered, John the Immerser: and some, Elias; and others, One of the prophets.

King James 2000

And they answered, John the Baptist: but some say, Elijah; and others, One of the prophets.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they told him, saying, "John the Baptist, and others Elijah, and others that [you are] one of the prophets."

Modern King James verseion

And they answered, John the Baptist. But others say Elijah, and others say one of the prophets.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And they answered, "Some say that thou art John Baptist: some, say Elijah, and some, one of the prophets."

Moffatt New Testament

"John the Baptist," they told him, "though some say Elijah, and others say you are one of the prophets."

Montgomery New Testament

And they told him. "Some say John the Baptist, others, Elijah, and others that you are one of the prophets."

NET Bible

They said, "John the Baptist, others say Elijah, and still others, one of the prophets."

New Heart English Bible

They answered him, "John the Baptist, and others say Elijah, but others: one of the prophets."

Noyes New Testament

And they answered him, saying, John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; and others, One of the prophets.

Sawyer New Testament

And they spoke to him, saying, John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; and others still, One of the prophets.

The Emphasized Bible

And they answered him, saying - John the Immerser, and, others, Elijah, - and, others, One of the prophets.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And they answered, John the Baptist: others say, Elias; and others, One of the prophets.

Twentieth Century New Testament

"John the Baptist," they answered, "but others say Elijah, while others say one of the Prophets."

Webster

And they answered, John the Baptist: but some say, Elijah; and others, One of the prophets,

Weymouth New Testament

"John the Baptist," they replied, "but others say Elijah, and others, that it is one of the Prophets."

Williams New Testament

They answered Him, "John the Baptist; others say, Elijah, and others that you are one of the prophets."

World English Bible

They told him, "John the Baptizer, and others say Elijah, but others: one of the prophets."

Worrell New Testament

And they told Him, saying, 'John the Immerser;' and others, 'Elijah;' but others, 'One of the prophets.'"

Worsley New Testament

And they answered, Some say, John the baptist; and others, Elias; and others, One of the prophets.

Youngs Literal Translation

And they answered, 'John the Baptist, and others Elijah, but others one of the prophets.'

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

ἀποκρίνομαι 
Apokrinomai 
Usage: 231

Ἰωάννης 
Ioannes 
John , John , John , John
Usage: 116

the Baptist
Βαπτιστής 
Baptistes 
Usage: 10

but

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

ἄλλος 
Allos 
Usage: 119

Ἡλίας 
helias 
Usage: 24

and
δέ 
De 
but, and, now, then, also, yet, yea, so, moreover, nevertheless, for, even, , not tr
Usage: 2184

ἄλλος 
Allos 
Usage: 119

One
εἷς 
heis 
one, a, other, some, not tr,
Usage: 188

References

American

Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

Peter's Confession At Caesarea Philippi

27 Jesus went out, along with His disciples, to the villages of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way He questioned His disciples, saying to them, “Who do people say that I am?” 28 They told Him, saying, “John the Baptist; and others say Elijah; but others, one of the prophets.” 29 And He continued by questioning them, “But who do you say that I am?” Peter *answered and *said to Him, “You are the Christ.”


Cross References

Malachi 4:5

“Behold, I am going to send you Elijah the prophet before the coming of the great and terrible day of the Lord.

Matthew 14:2

and said to his servants, “This is John the Baptist; he has risen from the dead, and that is why miraculous powers are at work in him.”

John 1:21

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

Matthew 16:14

And they said, “Some say John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; but still others, Jeremiah, or one of the prophets.”

Mark 6:14-16

And King Herod heard of it, for His name had become well known; and people were saying, “John the Baptist has risen from the dead, and that is why these miraculous powers are at work in Him.”

Mark 9:11-13

They asked Him, saying, “Why is it that the scribes say that Elijah must come first?”

Luke 9:7-9

Now Herod the tetrarch heard of all that was happening; and he was greatly perplexed, because it was said by some that John had risen from the dead,

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