Matthew 1:22 LEB

22 Now all this happened in order that what was spoken by the Lord through the prophet would be fulfilled, saying,

Study tools for Matthew 1:22

  • a 1:3 - Although the Greek text reads "Aram," many English versions substitute the Old Testament form of the name, "Ram" (cf. 1 Chr 2:9; Ruth 4:19), here and in the following verse
  • b 1:7 - Greek "Asaph," alternately spelled "Asa" in many English versions here and in the following verse (cf. 1 Chr 3:10)
  • c 1:8 - Greek "Josaphat"; alternately spelled "Jehoshaphat" in many English versions
  • d 1:10 - The earliest and best Greek manuscripts read "Amos," but many English versions use the Old Testament form of the name here, "Amon" (cf. 2 Kgs 21:18)
  • e 1:12 - Greek "Salathiel," but many English versions use the Old Testament form of the name here, "Shealtiel" (cf. Ezra 3:2)
  • f 1:16 - The Greek relative pronoun is feminine gender and thus refers only to Mary, not Joseph
  • g 1:18 - Literally "to have in the womb"
  • h 1:20 - *Here "[as]" is supplied as a component of the temporal genitive absolute participle ("considering")
  • i 1:23 - Literally "will have in the womb"
  • j 1:23 - A quotation from Isa 7:14
  • k 1:24 - *Here "when" is supplied as a component of the participle ("woke up") which is understood as temporal
  • l 1:25 - Literally "did not know"