Luke 4:37

Overview - Luke 4
The temptation and fasting of Christ.
14 He begins to preach.
16 The people of Nazareth admire his gracious words, but being offended, seek to kill him.
33 He cures one possessed of a devil,
38 Peter's mother-in-law,
40 and divers other sick persons.
41 The devils acknowledge Christ, and are reproved for it.
42 He preaches through the cities of Galilee.
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Luke 4:37  (King James Version)
And the fame of him went out into every place of the country round about.

the fame
[Echos ,] the sound; a very elegant metaphor, says Dr
Adam Clarke. The people are represented as struck with astonishment, and the sound goes out through all the coasts; in allusion to the propagation of sound by a smart stroke upon any substance.
14 ; Isaiah 52:13 ; Matthew 4:23-25 ; 9:26 Mark 1:28 Mark 1:45 ; 6:14