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Acts 1:26 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And they gave lots for them; and the lot fell upon Matthias; and he was numbered with the eleven apostles.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And they gave forth their lots; and the lot fell upon Matthias; and he was numbered with the eleven apostles.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— And they drew lots for them, and the lot fell to Matthias; and he was added to the eleven apostles.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And they gave forth their lots; and the lot fell upon Matthias; and he was numbered with the eleven apostles.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And they gave lots on them, and the lot fell on Matthias, and he was numbered with the eleven apostles.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And they gave lots for them; and the lot fell upon Matthias, and he was numbered with the eleven apostles.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and they gave their lots, and the lot fell upon Matthias, and he was numbered with the eleven apostles.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And they gave them lot, and the lot fell upon Matthias, and he was numbered with the eleven apostles.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And they gaue foorth their lots, and the lot fell vpon Matthias, and hee was numbred with the eleuen Apostles.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— And they cast the lots, and it came up unto Mathia; and he was numbered with the eleven apostles.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And they cast lots, and it came upon Matthias; and he was numbered with the eleven legates.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And 2532
{2532} Prime
καί
kai
{kahee}
Apparently a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so, then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words.
they gave forth 1325
{1325} Prime
δίδωμι
didomi
{did'-o-mee}
A prolonged form of a primary verb (which is used as an alternate in most of the tenses); to give (used in a very wide application, properly or by implication, literally or figuratively; greatly modified by the connection).
z5656
<5656> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 2319
their 846
{0846} Prime
αὐτός
autos
{ow-tos'}
From the particle αὖ [[au]] (perhaps akin to the base of G0109 through the idea of a baffling wind; backward); the reflexive pronoun self, used (alone or in the compound of G1438) of the third person, and (with the proper personal pronoun) of the other persons.
lots; 2819
{2819} Prime
κλῆρος
kleros
{klay'-ros}
Probably from G2806 (through the idea of using bits of wood, etc., for the purpose); a die (for drawing chances); by implication a portion (as if so secured); by extension an acquisition (especially a patrimony, figuratively).
and 2532
{2532} Prime
καί
kai
{kahee}
Apparently a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so, then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words.
the x3588
(3588) Complement

ho
{ho}
The masculine, feminine (second) and neuter (third) forms, in all their inflections; the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom).
lot 2819
{2819} Prime
κλῆρος
kleros
{klay'-ros}
Probably from G2806 (through the idea of using bits of wood, etc., for the purpose); a die (for drawing chances); by implication a portion (as if so secured); by extension an acquisition (especially a patrimony, figuratively).
fell 4098
{4098} Prime
πίπτω
pipto
{pip'-to}
The first is a reduplicated and contracted form of the second (which occurs only as an alternate in certain tenses); probably akin to G4072 through the idea of alighting; to fall (literally of figuratively).
z5627
<5627> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 2138 plus 1 in a variant reading in a footnote
upon 1909
{1909} Prime
ἐπί
epi
{ep-ee'}
A primary preposition properly meaning superimposition (of time, place, order, etc.), as a relation of distribution [with the genitive case], that is, over, upon, etc.; of rest (with the dative case) at, on, etc.; of direction (with the accusative case) towards, upon, etc.
Matthias; 3159
{3159} Prime
Ματθίας
Matthias
{mat-thee'-as}
Apparently a shortened form of G3161; Matthias (that is, Mattithjah), an Israelite.
and 2532
{2532} Prime
καί
kai
{kahee}
Apparently a primary particle, having a copulative and sometimes also a cumulative force; and, also, even, so, then, too, etc.; often used in connection (or composition) with other particles or small words.
he was numbered 4785
{4785} Prime
συγκαταψηφίζω
sugkatapsephizo
{soong-kat-aps-ay-fid'-zo}
From G4862 and a compound of G2596 and G5585; to count down in company with, that is, enroll among.
z5681
<5681> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Passive (See G5786)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 602
with 3326
{3326} Prime
μετά
meta
{met-ah'}
A primary preposition (often used adverbially); properly denoting accompaniment; 'amid' (local or causal); modified variously according to the case (genitive case association, or accusative case succession) with which it is joined; occupying an intermediate position between G0575 or G1537 and G1519 or G4314; less intimate than G1722, and less close than G4862).
the x3588
(3588) Complement

ho
{ho}
The masculine, feminine (second) and neuter (third) forms, in all their inflections; the definite article; the (sometimes to be supplied, at others omitted, in English idiom).
eleven 1733
{1733} Prime
ἕνδεκα
hendeka
{hen'-dek-ah}
From (the neuter of) G1520 and G1176; one and ten, that is, eleven.
apostles. 652
{0652} Prime
ἀπόστολος
apostolos
{ap-os'-tol-os}
From G0649; a delegate; specifically an ambassador of the Gospel; officially a commissioner of Christ ('apostle'), (with miraculous powers).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Acts 1:15-26.


Acts 1:26

_ _ was numbered — “voted in” by general suffrage.

_ _ with the eleven apostles — completing the broken Twelve.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Acts 1:15-26.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
they:

Acts 13:19 And when he had destroyed seven nations in the land of Chanaan, he divided their land to them by lot.
Leviticus 16:8 And Aaron shall cast lots upon the two goats; one lot for the LORD, and the other lot for the scapegoat.
Joshua 18:10 And Joshua cast lots for them in Shiloh before the LORD: and there Joshua divided the land unto the children of Israel according to their divisions.
1 Samuel 14:41-42 Therefore Saul said unto the LORD God of Israel, Give a perfect [lot]. And Saul and Jonathan were taken: but the people escaped. ... And Saul said, Cast [lots] between me and Jonathan my son. And Jonathan was taken.
1 Chronicles 24:5 Thus were they divided by lot, one sort with another; for the governors of the sanctuary, and governors [of the house] of God, were of the sons of Eleazar, and of the sons of Ithamar.
Proverbs 16:22 Understanding [is] a wellspring of life unto him that hath it: but the instruction of fools [is] folly.
Jonah 1:7 And they said every one to his fellow, Come, and let us cast lots, that we may know for whose cause this evil [is] upon us. So they cast lots, and the lot fell upon Jonah.

Matthias:

Acts 1:23 And they appointed two, Joseph called Barsabas, who was surnamed Justus, and Matthias.
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