Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

In the same way he who had been given the two got two more.

New American Standard Bible

In the same manner the one who had received the two talents gained two more.

King James Version

And likewise he that had received two, he also gained other two.

Holman Bible

In the same way the man with two earned two more.

International Standard Version

In the same way, the one who had two talents earned two more.

A Conservative Version

And likewise also the man of the two gained two others.

American Standard Version

In like manner he also that received the two gained other two.

Amplified

Likewise the one who had two [made a profit and] gained two more.

An Understandable Version

In the same way the one who was given two talents made two more.

Anderson New Testament

In like manner also, he that had received the two, gained other two.

Common New Testament

So also, he who had the two talents gained two more.

Daniel Mace New Testament

so he that had received two, gained likewise other two.

Darby Translation

In like manner also he that had received the two, he also gained two others.

Godbey New Testament

Likewise the one having received two gained two others.

Goodspeed New Testament

In the same way the man who had received the two thousand made two thousand more.

John Wesley New Testament

And likewise he that had received the two, he also gained other two.

Julia Smith Translation

Likewise he having the two also, gained he also other two.

King James 2000

And likewise he that had received two, he also gained another two.

Lexham Expanded Bible

In the same way the one [who had] the two gained two more.

Modern King James verseion

And likewise he who had received two, he also gained another two.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Likewise, he that received two gained other two.

Moffatt New Testament

Similarly the servant who had got the five hundred pounds made another five hundred.

Montgomery New Testament

"In the same way the one who got two talents made another two.

NET Bible

In the same way, the one who had two gained two more.

New Heart English Bible

In like manner he who got the two gained another two.

Noyes New Testament

In like manner, he that had received the two gained two more.

Sawyer New Testament

in like manner, also, he that received the two gained two others;

The Emphasized Bible

Likewise, he of the two, gained other two:

Thomas Haweis New Testament

In the same manner also he that had the two, gained also himself two others.

Twentieth Century New Testament

So, too, the man who had received the twelve hundred pounds made another twelve hundred.

Webster

And likewise he that had received two, he also gained other two.

Weymouth New Testament

In the same way he who had the two gained two more.

Williams New Testament

In the same way the man who had received the two thousand made two thousand more.

World English Bible

In the same way, he also who got the two gained another two.

Worrell New Testament

Likewise he also who received two gained other two.

Worsley New Testament

and likewise he that had the two, he also gained two more:

Youngs Literal Translation

in like manner also he who received the two, he gained, also he, other two;

Interlinear

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

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

ὡσαύτως 
Hosautos 
Usage: 12

he that

which, who, the things, the son,
Usage: 0

δύο 
Duo 
two, twain, both, two and two
Usage: 92

he

Usage: 0


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

κερδαίνω 
Kerdaino 
gain, win, get gain, vr gain
Usage: 9

ἄλλος 
Allos 
Usage: 119

Context Readings

The Parable Of The Talents

16 Straight away he who had been given the five talents went and did trade with them, and made five more. 17 In the same way he who had been given the two got two more. 18 But he who was given the one went away and put it in a hole in the earth, and kept his lord's money in a secret place.


Cross References

Genesis 18:19

For I have made him mine so that he may give orders to his children and those of his line after him, to keep the ways of the Lord, to do what is good and right: so that the Lord may do to Abraham as he has said.

2 Samuel 19:32

Now Barzillai was a very old man, as much as eighty years old: and he had given the king everything he had need of, while he was at Mahanaim, for he was a very great man.

1 Kings 18:3-4

And Ahab sent for Obadiah, the controller of the king's house. (Now Obadiah had the fear of the Lord before him greatly;

2 Kings 4:8-10

Now there came a day when Elisha went to Shunem, and there was a woman of high position living there, who made him come in and have a meal with her. And after that, every time he went by, he went into her house for a meal.

Job 29:11-17

For when it came to their ears, men said that I was truly happy; and when their eyes saw, they gave witness to me;

Job 31:16-22

If I kept back the desire of the poor; if the widow's eye was looking for help to no purpose;

Proverbs 3:9-10

Give honour to the Lord with your wealth, and with the first-fruits of all your increase:

Ecclesiastes 11:1-6

Put out your bread on the face of the waters; for after a long time it will come back to you again.

Mark 14:3-8

And while he was in Bethany in the house of Simon the leper, seated at table, there came a woman with a bottle of perfumed oil of great price; and when the bottle was broken she put the perfume on his head.

Acts 9:36-39

Now there was at Joppa a certain disciple named Tabitha, that is, Dorcas: this woman was given to good works and acts of mercy at all times.

Acts 10:2

A serious-minded man, fearing God with all his family; he gave much money to the poor, and made prayer to God at all times.

Acts 11:29-30

And the disciples, everyone as he was able, made a decision to send help to the brothers living in Judaea:

2 Corinthians 8:12

For if there is a ready mind, a man will have God's approval in the measure of what he has, and not of what he has not.

2 Corinthians 9:11-14

Your wealth being increased in everything, with a simple mind, causing praise to God through us.

Galatians 6:9-10

And let us not get tired of well-doing; for at the right time we will get in the grain, if we do not give way to weariness.

Ephesians 5:16

Making good use of the time, because the days are evil.

Colossians 4:17

Say to Archippus, See that you do the work which the Lord has given you to do.

1 Timothy 5:10

And if witness is given of her good works; if she has had the care of children, if she has been kind to travellers, washing the feet of the saints, helping those who are in trouble, giving herself to good works.

2 Timothy 1:16-18

May the Lord give mercy to the house of Onesiphorus because he frequently gave me help, and had no feeling of shame because I was in chains;

Hebrews 6:10-11

For God is true, and will not put away from him the memory of your work and of your love for his name, in the help which you gave and still give to the saints.

1 Peter 4:10

Making distribution among one another of whatever has been given to you, like true servants of the unmeasured grace of God;

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