Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

Now there was afar off from them a herd of many swine feeding.

New American Standard Bible

Now there was a herd of many swine feeding at a distance from them.

King James Version

And there was a good way off from them an herd of many swine feeding.

Holman Bible

Now a long way off from them, a large herd of pigs was feeding.

International Standard Version

Now a large herd of pigs was grazing some distance away from them.

A Conservative Version

Now there was afar off from them a herd of many swine feeding.

Amplified

Some distance from them a large herd of pigs was grazing.

An Understandable Version

Now a large herd of [wild] hogs [i.e., about of them. See Mark 5:13] was grazing some distance away from them.

Anderson New Testament

Now there was, at a distance from them, a herd of many swine, feeding.

Bible in Basic English

Now there was, some distance away, a great herd of pigs taking their food.

Common New Testament

Now a herd of many swine was feeding at some distance from them.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and there was a considerable herd of swine feeding, at some distance from them.

Darby Translation

Now there was, a great way off from them, a herd of many swine feeding;

Godbey New Testament

And a herd of many swine was feeding a great way from them.

Goodspeed New Testament

Now at some distance from them there was a great drove of pigs feeding.

John Wesley New Testament

Art thou come hither to torment us before the time? And there was afar off from them an herd of many swine feeding.

Julia Smith Translation

And far off from them was a herd of many swine grazing.

King James 2000

And there was a good way off from them a herd of many swine feeding.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now a long way from them a large herd of pigs was feeding.

Modern King James verseion

And there was a good way off from them a herd of many swine, feeding.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And there was, a good way off from them, a great herd of swine feeding.

Moffatt New Testament

Now, some distance away, there was a large drove of swine grazing;

Montgomery New Testament

Now there was, at some distance from them, a herd of many swine feeding;

NET Bible

A large herd of pigs was feeding some distance from them.

New Heart English Bible

Now there was a herd of many pigs feeding far away from them.

Noyes New Testament

Now there was at a distance from them a herd of many swine feeding.

Sawyer New Testament

And there was far off from them a herd of many swine feeding.

The Emphasized Bible

Now there was, far from them, a herd of many swine, feeding;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

And at a considerable distance, there was a great herd of swine feeding.

Twentieth Century New Testament

A long way off, there was a drove of many pigs, feeding;

Webster

And there was a good way off from them a herd of many swine, feeding.

Weymouth New Testament

Now at some distance from them a vast herd of swine were feeding.

Williams New Testament

Now there was not far from there a large drove of hogs feeding.

World English Bible

Now there was a herd of many pigs feeding far away from them.

Worrell New Testament

Now there was afar off from them a herd of many swine feeding.

Worsley New Testament

Now there was at some distance from them a large herd of swine seeding: and the devils besought Him,

Youngs Literal Translation

And there was far off from them a herd of many swine feeding,

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

ἦν 
En 
was, were, had been, had, taught , stood , , vr was
Usage: 410

μακράν 
Makran 
Usage: 7

ἀπό 
Apo 
from, of, out of, for, off, by, at, in, since 9, on, not tr., .
Usage: 490


Usage: 0

an herd
G34
ἀγέλη 
Agele 
Usage: 8

of many
πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
Usage: 292

χοῖρος 
Choiros 
Usage: 11

References

American

Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

Demon-Possessed Gadarenes Healed

29 And behold, they cried out, saying, What have we to do with thee, thou Son of God? art thou come hither to torment us before the time? 30 Now there was afar off from them a herd of many swine feeding. 31 And the demons besought him, saying, If thou cast us out, send us away into the herd of swine.


Cross References

Leviticus 11:7

And the swine, because he parteth the hoof, and is clovenfooted, but cheweth not the cud, he is unclean unto you.

Deuteronomy 14:8

And the swine, because he parteth the hoof but cheweth not the cud, he is unclean unto you: of their flesh ye shall not eat, and their carcasses ye shall not touch.

Isaiah 65:3-4

a people that provoke me to my face continually, sacrificing in gardens, and burning incense upon bricks;

Isaiah 66:3

He that killeth an ox is as he that slayeth a man; he that sacrificeth a lamb, as he that breaketh a dog's neck; he that offereth an oblation, as he that offereth'swine's blood; he that burneth frankincense, as he that blesseth an idol. Yea, they have chosen their own ways, and their soul delighteth in their abominations:

Mark 5:11

Now there was there on the mountain side a great herd of swine feeding.

Luke 8:32

Now there was there a herd of many swine feeding on the mountain: and they entreated him that he would give them leave to enter into them. And he gave them leave.

Luke 15:15-16

And he went and joined himself to one of the citizens of that country; and he sent him into his fields to feed swine.

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