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Luke 12:16 ESV

16 And he told them a parable, saying, 1"The land of a rich man produced plentifully,

References for Luke 12:16

Study tools for Luke 12:16

  • a 12:5 - Greek Gehenna
  • b 12:6 - Greek two assaria; an assarion was a Roman copper coin worth about 1/16 of a denarius (which was a day's wage for a laborer)
  • c 12:25 - Or a single cubit to his stature; a cubit was about 18 inches or 45 centimeters
  • d 12:27 - Some manuscripts Consider the lilies; they neither spin nor weave
  • e 12:31 - Some manuscripts God's
  • f 12:35 - Greek Let your loins stay girded; compare Exodus 12:11
  • g 12:37 - Greek bondservants
  • h 12:39 - Some manuscripts add would have stayed awake and
  • i 12:43 - Greek bondservant; also verses 45, 46, 47
  • j 12:59 - Greek lepton, a Jewish bronze or copper coin worth about 1/128 of a denarius (which was a day's wage for a laborer)