Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Then he began to curse vehemently and to swear, I do not know the man. And straightaway a cock sounded.

New American Standard Bible

Then he began to curse and swear, “I do not know the man!” And immediately a rooster crowed.

King James Version

Then began he to curse and to swear, saying, I know not the man. And immediately the cock crew.

Holman Bible

Then he started to curse and to swear with an oath, “I do not know the man!” Immediately a rooster crowed,

International Standard Version

Then he began to curse violently. "I don't know the man!" he swore solemnly. Just then a rooster crowed.

American Standard Version

Then began he to curse and to swear, I know not the man. And straightway the cock crew.

Amplified

Then he began to curse [that is, to invoke God’s judgment on himself] and swear [an oath], “I do not know the man!” And at that moment a rooster crowed.

An Understandable Version

Then Peter began to curse and swear, "[I tell you], I do not know the man." And immediately a rooster crowed.

Anderson New Testament

Then he began to curse and to swear, I know not the man. And immediately the cock crew.

Bible in Basic English

Then with curses and oaths he said, I have no knowledge of the man. And straight away there came the cry of a cock.

Common New Testament

Then he began to invoke a curse on himself and to swear, "I do not know the man." And immediately the rooster crowed.

Daniel Mace New Testament

then he fell to solemn imprecations, and swore, "I don't know the man." and immediately the cock crew:

Darby Translation

Then he began to curse and to swear, I know not the man. And immediately the cock crew.

Godbey New Testament

Then he began to anathematize and to swear, I know not the man. And immediately the cock crew.

Goodspeed New Testament

Then he started to swear with the strongest oaths, "I do not know the man!" And at that moment a cock crowed.

John Wesley New Testament

Then began he to curse and to swear, I know not the man.

Julia Smith Translation

Then began he to anathematize, and to swear, That I know not the man: and quickly the cock uttered a sound.

King James 2000

Then began he to curse and to swear, saying, I know not the man. And immediately the cock crowed.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then he began to curse and to swear with an oath, "I do not know the man!" And immediately a rooster crowed.

Modern King James verseion

Then he began to curse and to swear, I do not know the man. And immediately the cock crowed.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then began he to curse and to swear, that he knew not the man. And immediately the cock crew.

Moffatt New Testament

At this he broke out cursing and swearing, "I do not know the man." At that moment a cock crowed.

Montgomery New Testament

Then he began to curse and swear, saying, "I never knew the man." Immediately the cock crew!

NET Bible

At that he began to curse, and he swore with an oath, "I do not know the man!" At that moment a rooster crowed.

New Heart English Bible

Then he began to curse and to swear, "I do not know the man." Immediately the rooster crowed.

Noyes New Testament

Then he began to curse and to swear, saying, I do not know the man. And immediately a cock crew.

Sawyer New Testament

Then he began to curse and swear, saying, I know not the man. And immediately a cock crew;

The Emphasized Bible

Then, began he to be cursing and swearing - I know not the man! And, straightway, a cock crowed.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

Then began he to utter the bitterest curses, and to swear, I know not the man. And immediately the cock crew.

Twentieth Century New Testament

Then Peter began to swear, with most solemn imprecations: "I do not know the man." At that moment a cock crowed;

Webster

Then began he to curse and to swear, saying, I know not the man. And immediately the cock crowed.

Weymouth New Testament

Then with curses and oaths he declared, "I do not know the man." Immediately a cock crowed,

Williams New Testament

Then he commenced cursing and swearing, "I do not know the man!" And at once a cock crowed.

World English Bible

Then he began to curse and to swear, "I don't know the man!" Immediately the rooster crowed.

Worrell New Testament

Then began he to curse and swear, "I do not know the Man." And straight-way a cock crowed.

Worsley New Testament

then he began to curse and to swear, saying, I know not the man. And immediately the cock crew.

Youngs Literal Translation

Then began he to anathematise, and to swear -- 'I have not known the man;' and immediately did a cock crow,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
τότε 
Tote 
then, that time, when, not tr
Usage: 105

began he
ἄρχομαι 
Archomai 
Usage: 69

to curse
καταναθεματίζω 
Katanathematizo 
Usage: 1

and

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

to swear
ὀμνύω 
Omnuo 
Usage: 15

εἴδω 
Eido 
Usage: 519

not
οὐ 
Ou 
not, no, cannot ,
Usage: 1032

the man
ἄνθρωπος 
Anthropos 
man, not tr,
Usage: 316

And

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

εὐθέως 
Eutheos 
Usage: 61

the cock
ἀλέκτωρ 
Alektor 
Usage: 7

References

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Morish

Context Readings

Peter Denies Jesus Three Times

73 And after a little while those who stood, having approached, said to Peter, Surely thou also are of them, for thy accent even makes thee apparent. 74 Then he began to curse vehemently and to swear, I do not know the man. And straightaway a cock sounded. 75 And Peter remembered the saying that Jesus said to him, Before a cock sounds, thou will deny me thrice. And having gone outside, he wept bitterly.


Cross References

Judges 17:2

And he said to his mother, The eleven hundred [pieces] of silver that were taken from thee, about which thou uttered a curse, and also spoke it in my ears, behold, the silver is with me. I took it. And his mother said, Blessed be m

Judges 21:18

However we may not give them wives of our daughters, for the sons of Israel had sworn, saying, Cursed be he who gives a wife to Benjamin.

1 Samuel 14:24-28

And the men of Israel were distressed that day, for Saul had adjured the people, saying, Cursed be the man who eats any food until it be evening, and I be avenged on my enemies. So none of the people tasted food.

Matthew 10:28

And be not afraid of those who kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul. But rather fear him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.

Matthew 10:32-33

Therefore every man, whoever will profess in me before men, I also will profess in him before my Father in the heavens.

Matthew 27:25

And having answered, all the people said, His blood be on us, and on our children.

Mark 14:30

And Jesus says to him, Truly I say to thee, that thou today, in this night, before a cock sounds twice, will deny me thrice.

Mark 14:68

But he denied, saying, I know not, nor understand what thou say. And he went outside onto the porch, and a cock sounded.

Mark 14:71-72

But he began to curse and to swear, I do not know this man of whom ye speak.

Luke 22:60

And Peter said, Man, I do not know what thou are saying. And immediately, while he still spoke, a cock sounded.

John 18:27

Peter therefore denied again, and straightaway a cock sounded.

John 21:15-17

So when they ate breakfast, Jesus says to Simon Peter, Simon, son of Jonah, do thou love me more than these things? He says to him, Yea, Lord. Thou know that I love thee. He says to him, Feed my lambs.

Acts 23:12-14

And when it became day, some of the Jews, having made a conspiracy, put themselves under a curse, saying neither to eat nor to drink until they would kill Paul.

Romans 9:3

For I wished I myself to be accursed from the Christ, for my brothers, my kinsmen according to flesh,

1 Corinthians 16:22

If any man does not love the Lord Jesus Christ, let him be accursed. Maranatha.

Revelation 3:19

As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten. Be zealous therefore, and repent.

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