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Luke 15:26 DBY

26 And having called one of the servants, he inquired what these things might be.

Study tools for Luke 15:26

  • a 15:1 - Lit. 'drawing near;' not only at this time; it is usual.
  • b 15:7 - Or 'such as.'
  • c 15:10 - Lit. 'takes place.' Ginomai.
  • d 15:12 - 'what they had to live on,' as 'substance,' 1John 3.17.
  • e 15:16 - The word translated 'husks' is a food called St. John's bread; it was eaten by animals and sometimes by destitute persons.
  • f 15:20 - 'Covered him with kisses.' As ch. 7.38; Matt. 26.49; Mark 14.45; Acts 20.37.
  • g 15:29 - Douleuo: bond-service, i.e. of a slave.