Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

When he had begun to settle them, one who owed him ten thousand talents was brought to him.

King James Version

And when he had begun to reckon, one was brought unto him, which owed him ten thousand talents.

Holman Bible

When he began to settle accounts, one who owed 10,000 talents was brought before him.

International Standard Version

When he had begun to settle the accounts, a person who owed him 10,000 talents was brought to him.

A Conservative Version

And when he began to settle, one debtor of ten thousand talents was brought to him.

American Standard Version

And when he had begun to reckon, one was brought unto him, that owed him ten thousand talents.

Amplified

When he began the accounting, one who owed him 10,000 talents was brought to him.

An Understandable Version

When he began figuring, one of his servants, who owed him a huge sum of money [Note: The amount is variously estimated to be as much as $50,000,000 in 1994], was brought to him.

Anderson New Testament

And when he began to make a settlement, there was brought to him one that owed him ten thou sand talents.

Bible in Basic English

And at the start, one came to him who was in his debt for ten thousand talents.

Common New Testament

When he began the settlement, one was brought to him who owed him ten thousand talents.

Daniel Mace New Testament

when he had begun to reckon, one was brought to him indebted the sum of ten thousand talents.

Darby Translation

And having begun to reckon, one debtor of ten thousand talents was brought to him.

Godbey New Testament

And he beginning to reckon, one was brought to him owing him myriads of talents.

Goodspeed New Testament

And when he set about doing so, a man was brought in who owed him ten million dollars.

John Wesley New Testament

And when he had begun to reckon, one was brought to him who owed him ten thousand talents.

Julia Smith Translation

And he having begun to settle accounts, one was brought him, a debtor of ten thousand talents.

King James 2000

And when he had begun the reckoning, one was brought unto him, who owed him ten thousand talents.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [when] he began to settle [them], someone was brought to him who owed ten thousand talents.

Modern King James verseion

And when he had begun to count, one was brought to him who owed him ten thousand talents.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And when he had begun to reckon, one was brought unto him, which owed him ten thousand talents:

Moffatt New Testament

When he began the settlement, a debtor was brought in who owed him three million pounds;

Montgomery New Testament

"But when he began to settle, one of them was brought before him who owed him fifteen million dollars.

NET Bible

As he began settling his accounts, a man who owed ten thousand talents was brought to him.

New Heart English Bible

When he had begun to reconcile, one was brought to him who owed him ten thousand talents.

Noyes New Testament

And when he had begun to reckon, there was brought to him one, who owed him ten thousand talents.

Sawyer New Testament

And beginning to settle, a debtor of ten thousand talents [$10,000,000] was brought to him.

The Emphasized Bible

And, when he, began, to settle, there was brought unto him a, certain, debtor, of a thousand talents;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And when he began to make up the account, there was brought to him one debtor, ten thousand talents in arrear:

Twentieth Century New Testament

When he had begun to do so, one of them was brought to him who owed him six million pounds;

Webster

And when he had begun to reckon, one was brought to him who owed him ten thousand talents.

Weymouth New Testament

But as soon as he began the settlement, one was brought before him who owed 10,000 talents,

Williams New Testament

And when he began, a man was brought to him who owed him ten million dollars.

World English Bible

When he had begun to reconcile, one was brought to him who owed him ten thousand talents.

Worrell New Testament

And, when he began to reckon, there was brought to him one debtor of ten thousand talents;

Worsley New Testament

and when he began to reckon, there was brought to him one, who was debtor in ten thousand talents:

Youngs Literal Translation

and he having begun to take account, there was brought near to him one debtor of a myriad of talents,

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

ἄρχομαι 
Archomai 
Usage: 69

he

Usage: 0

ἄρχομαι 
Archomai 
Usage: 69

to reckon
συναίρω 
sunairo 
Usage: 0

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

προσφέρω 
Prosphero 
Usage: 36


Usage: 0

ὀφειλέτης 
Opheiletes 
Usage: 4

μύριοι 
Murioi 
Usage: 2

References

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Unforgiving Slave

23 “For this reason the kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who wished to settle accounts with his slaves. 24 When he had begun to settle them, one who owed him ten thousand talents was brought to him. 25 But since he did not have the means to repay, his lord commanded him to be sold, along with his wife and children and all that he had, and repayment to be made.


Cross References

1 Chronicles 29:7

and for the service for the house of God they gave 5,000 talents and 10,000 darics of gold, and 10,000 talents of silver, and 18,000 talents of brass, and 100,000 talents of iron.

Ezra 9:6

and I said, “O my God, I am ashamed and embarrassed to lift up my face to You, my God, for our iniquities have risen above our heads and our guilt has grown even to the heavens.

Psalm 38:4

For my iniquities are gone over my head;
As a heavy burden they weigh too much for me.

Psalm 40:12

For evils beyond number have surrounded me;
My iniquities have overtaken me, so that I am not able to see;
They are more numerous than the hairs of my head,
And my heart has failed me.

Psalm 130:3-4

If You, Lord, should mark iniquities,
O Lord, who could stand?

Luke 7:41-42

“A moneylender had two debtors: one owed five hundred denarii, and the other fifty.

Luke 13:4

Or do you suppose that those eighteen on whom the tower in Siloam fell and killed them were worse culprits than all the men who live in Jerusalem?

Luke 16:5

And he summoned each one of his master’s debtors, and he began saying to the first, ‘How much do you owe my master?’

Luke 16:7

Then he said to another, ‘And how much do you owe?’ And he said, ‘A hundred measures of wheat.’ He *said to him, ‘Take your bill, and write eighty.’

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