The maid (h paidiskh). Feminine form of paidisko, diminutive of pai. See Matthew 26:69 . When "the maid the portress" (apposition). Art thou also? (mh kai su ei;). Expecting the negative answer, though she really believed he was. This man's (tou anqrwpou toutou). Contemptuous use of outo with a gesture toward Jesus. She made it easy for Peter to say no.