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Luke 5:39 DBY

39 And no one having drunk old wine [straightway] wishes for new, for he says, The old is better.

References for Luke 5:39

    • i 5:39 - 'New' is kainos, when used here of 'garment,' neos of 'wine:' see Note, Heb. 12.24.

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      • a 5:1 - Or 'he was standing also.'
      • b 5:5 - 'One who is over others,' not 'teacher:' see ch. 9.33. Only used of Christ and only by Luke.
      • c 5:10 - Metochos, ver. 7; koinonos, ver. 10: see Notes, Heb. 2.14.
      • d 5:13 - As Mark 1.41.
      • e 5:16 - Lit. 'And (or 'But') he was withdrawing himself in the deserts and praying.' He was at that time waiting, occupied with prayer.
      • f 5:17 - 'Jehovah.'
      • g 5:24 - Exousia: as Matt. 10.1.
      • h 5:36 - Or 'cut up.'
      • i 5:39 - 'New' is kainos, when used here of 'garment,' neos of 'wine:' see Note, Heb. 12.24.