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Acts 13:16 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And Paul stood up, and beckoning with the hand said, Men of Israel, and ye that fear God, hearken:
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Then Paul stood up, and beckoning with [his] hand said, Men of Israel, and ye that fear God, give audience.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Paul stood up, and motioning with his hand said, “Men of Israel, and you who fear God, listen:
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Then Paul stood up, and beckoning with [his] hand, said, Men of Israel, and ye that fear God, give audience.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And Paul, rising up and making a sign with the hand, said, Israelites, and ye that fear God, hearken.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And Paul, standing up, and making a sign with his hand, said—Ye men of Israel! and such as revere God! hearken:—
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— And Paul having risen, and having beckoned with the hand, said, 'Men, Israelites, and those fearing God, hearken:
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Then Paul rising up and with his hand bespeaking silence, said: Ye men of Israel and you that fear God, give ear.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Then Paul stood vp, and beckning with his hand, said, Men of Israel, and ye that feare God, giue audience.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— And Paulos arose, and signed with his hand, and said to them: Men, sons of Israel, and those who fear Aloha, hearken!
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And Paul arose, and waved his hand, and said: Men, sons of Israel, and ye that fear God, hear ye.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Then 1161
{1161} Prime
δέ
de
{deh}
A primary particle (adversative or continuative); but, and, etc.
Paul 3972
{3972} Prime
Παῦλος
Paulos
{pow'-los}
Of Latin origin; (little; but remotely from a derivative of G3973, meaning the same); Paulus, the name of a Roman and of an apostle.
stood up, 450
{0450} Prime
ἀνίστημι
anistemi
{an-is'-tay-mee}
From G0303 and G2476; to stand up (literally or figuratively, transitively or intransitively).
z5631
<5631> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 889
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.
beckoning 2678
{2678} Prime
κατασείω
kataseio
{kat-as-i'-o}
From G2596 and G4579; to sway downward, that is, make a signal.
z5660
<5660> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 714
with [his] hand 5495
{5495} Prime
χείρ
cheir
{khire}
Perhaps from the base of G5494 in the sense of its congener the base of G5490 (through the idea of hollowness for grasping); the hand (literally or figuratively [power]; especially [by Hebraism] a means or instrument).
said, 2036
{2036} Prime
ἔπω
epo
{ep'-o}
A primary verb (used only in the definite past tense, the others being borrowed from G2046, G4483 and G5346); to speak or say (by word or writting).
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
Men 435
{0435} Prime
ἀνήρ
aner
{an'-ayr}
A primary word (compare G0444); a man (properly as an individual male).
of Israel, 2475
{2475} Prime
Ἰσραηλίτης
Israelites
{is-rah-ale-ee'-tace}
From G2474; an 'israelite', that is, descendant of Israel (literally or 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.
ye that fear 5399
{5399} Prime
φοβέω
phobeo
{fob-eh'-o}
From G5401; to frighten, that is, (passively) to be alarmed; by analogy to be in awe of, that is, revere.
z5740
<5740> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Middle or Passive Deponent (See G5790)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 544
God, 2316
{2316} Prime
θεός
theos
{theh'-os}
Of uncertain affinity; a deity, especially (with G3588) the supreme Divinity; figuratively a magistrate; by Hebraism very.
give audience. 191
{0191} Prime
ἀκούω
akouo
{ak-oo'-o}
A primary verb; to hear (in various senses).
z5657
<5657> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Imperative (See G5794)
Count - 376
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Acts 13:15-17.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Acts 13:14-41.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Acts 13:16

Ye that fear God — Whether proselytes or heathens.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Acts 13:16

(8) Then Paul stood up, and beckoning with [his] hand said, Men of Israel, and ye that fear God, give audience.

(8) God bestowed many wonderful benefits upon his chosen Israel, but especially this, that he promised them the everlasting redeemer.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
beckoning:

Acts 12:17 But he, beckoning unto them with the hand to hold their peace, declared unto them how the Lord had brought him out of the prison. And he said, Go shew these things unto James, and to the brethren. And he departed, and went into another place.
Acts 19:33 And they drew Alexander out of the multitude, the Jews putting him forward. And Alexander beckoned with the hand, and would have made his defence unto the people.
Acts 21:40 And when he had given him licence, Paul stood on the stairs, and beckoned with the hand unto the people. And when there was made a great silence, he spake unto [them] in the Hebrew tongue, saying,

Men:

Acts 13:26 Men [and] brethren, children of the stock of Abraham, and whosoever among you feareth God, to you is the word of this salvation sent.
Acts 2:22 Ye men of Israel, hear these words; Jesus of Nazareth, a man approved of God among you by miracles and wonders and signs, which God did by him in the midst of you, as ye yourselves also know:
Acts 3:12 And when Peter saw [it], he answered unto the people, Ye men of Israel, why marvel ye at this? or why look ye so earnestly on us, as though by our own power or holiness we had made this man to walk?

and ye:

Acts 13:42-43 And when the Jews were gone out of the synagogue, the Gentiles besought that these words might be preached to them the next sabbath. ... Now when the congregation was broken up, many of the Jews and religious proselytes followed Paul and Barnabas: who, speaking to them, persuaded them to continue in the grace of God.
Acts 13:46 Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, It was necessary that the word of God should first have been spoken to you: but seeing ye put it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, lo, we turn to the Gentiles.
Acts 10:2 [A] devout [man], and one that feared God with all his house, which gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God alway.
Acts 10:35 But in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him.
1 Kings 8:40 That they may fear thee all the days that they live in the land which thou gavest unto our fathers.
Psalms 67:7 God shall bless us; and all the ends of the earth shall fear him.
Psalms 85:9 Surely his salvation [is] nigh them that fear him; that glory may dwell in our land.
Psalms 135:20 Bless the LORD, O house of Levi: ye that fear the LORD, bless the LORD.
Luke 1:50 And his mercy [is] on them that fear him from generation to generation.
Luke 23:40 But the other answering rebuked him, saying, Dost not thou fear God, seeing thou art in the same condemnation?

give:

Acts 2:14 But Peter, standing up with the eleven, lifted up his voice, and said unto them, Ye men of Judaea, and all [ye] that dwell at Jerusalem, be this known unto you, and hearken to my words:
Acts 22:1 Men, brethren, and fathers, hear ye my defence [which I make] now unto you.
Acts 22:22 And they gave him audience unto this word, and [then] lifted up their voices, and said, Away with such a [fellow] from the earth: for it is not fit that he should live.
Deuteronomy 32:46-47 And he said unto them, Set your hearts unto all the words which I testify among you this day, which ye shall command your children to observe to do, all the words of this law. ... For it [is] not a vain thing for you; because it [is] your life: and through this thing ye shall prolong [your] days in the land, whither ye go over Jordan to possess it.
Psalms 49:1-3 [[To the chief Musician, A Psalm for the sons of Korah.]] Hear this, all [ye] people; give ear, all [ye] inhabitants of the world: ... My mouth shall speak of wisdom; and the meditation of my heart [shall be] of understanding.
Psalms 78:1-2 [[Maschil of Asaph.]] Give ear, O my people, [to] my law: incline your ears to the words of my mouth. ... I will open my mouth in a parable: I will utter dark sayings of old:
Micah 3:8-9 But truly I am full of power by the spirit of the LORD, and of judgment, and of might, to declare unto Jacob his transgression, and to Israel his sin. ... Hear this, I pray you, ye heads of the house of Jacob, and princes of the house of Israel, that abhor judgment, and pervert all equity.
Matthew 11:15 He that hath ears to hear, let him hear.
Revelation 2:7 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the tree of life, which is in the midst of the paradise of God.
Revelation 2:11 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; He that overcometh shall not be hurt of the second death.
Revelation 2:17 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the hidden manna, and will give him a white stone, and in the stone a new name written, which no man knoweth saving he that receiveth [it].
Revelation 2:29 He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches.
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