Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

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

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.

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

Now at some distance from there a drove of many hogs 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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And there was a good way off from them a 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.

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 suddenly they shouted, saying, "What do we have to do with you, Son of God? Have you come here to torment us before the time?" 30 Now there was a herd of many pigs feeding far away from them. 31 And the demons begged him, saying, "If you cast us out, permit us to go away into the herd of pigs."


Cross References

Leviticus 11:7

The pig, because he has a split hoof, and is cloven-footed, but doesn't chew the cud, he is unclean to you.

Deuteronomy 14:8

The pig, because it has a split hoof and is clovenfooted, but doesn't chew the cud, is unclean to you: of their flesh you shall not eat, and their carcasses you shall not touch.

Isaiah 65:3-4

a people who provoke me to my face continually as they sacrifice in gardens and burn incense on bricks;

Isaiah 66:3

He who slaughters an ox is like one who strikes down a man; he who sacrifices a lamb, as he who breaks a dog's neck; he who offers an offering, as he who offers pig's blood; he who burns frankincense, as he who blesses an idol. Yes, they have chosen their own ways, and their soul delights in their abominations:

Mark 5:11

Now on the mountainside there was a great herd of pigs feeding.

Luke 8:32

Now there was there a herd of many pigs feeding on the mountain, and they begged him that he would allow them to enter into those. He allowed them.

Luke 15:15-16

He went and joined himself to one of the citizens of that country, and he sent him into his fields to feed pigs.

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