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Acts 16:29 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And he called for lights and sprang in, and, trembling for fear, fell down before Paul and Silas,
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Then he called for a light, and sprang in, and came trembling, and fell down before Paul and Silas,
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— And he called for lights and rushed in, and trembling with fear he fell down before Paul and Silas,
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Then he called for a light, and sprang in, and came trembling, and fell down before Paul and Silas;
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And having asked for lights, he rushed in, and, trembling, fell down before Paul and Silas.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And, asking for a light, he sprang in, and becoming, agitated, fell down unto Paul and Silas,
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— And, having asked for a light, he sprang in, and trembling he fell down before Paul and Silas,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Then calling for a light, he went in: and trembling, fell down at the feet of Paul and Silas.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Then hee called for a light, and sprang in, and came trembling, and fell downe before Paul and Silas,
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— And he kindled for himself a lamp, and sprang, and came, perturbed, and fell at the feet of Paulos and of Shilo:
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And he lighted for himself a lamp, and sprang and came in, trembling, and fell at the feet of Paul and Silas.

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.
he called 154
{0154} Prime
αἰτέω
aiteo
{ahee-teh'-o}
Of uncertain derivation; to ask (in generally).
z5660
<5660> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 714
for a light, 5457
{5457} Prime
φῶς
phos
{foce}
From an obsolete φάω [[phao]] (to shine or make manifest, especially by rays; compare G5316 and G5346); luminousness (in the widest application, natural or artificial, abstract or concrete, literal or figurative).
and sprang in, 1530
{1530} Prime
εἰσπηδάω
eispedao
{ice-pay-dah'-o}
From G1519 and πηδάω [[pedao]] (to leap); to rush in.
z5656
<5656> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 2319
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.
came 1096
{1096} Prime
γίνομαι
ginomai
{ghin'-om-ahee}
A prolonged and middle form of a primary verb; to cause to be ('gen' -erate), that is, (reflexively) to become (come into being), used with great latitude (literally, figuratively, intensively, etc.).
z5637
<5637> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Middle Deponent (See G5788)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 137
trembling, 1790
{1790} Prime
ἔντρομος
entromos
{en'-trom-os}
From G1722 and G5156; terrified.
and fell down before 4363
{4363} Prime
προσπίπτω
prospipto
{pros-pip'-to}
From G4314 and G4098; to fall towards, that is, (gently) prostrate oneself (in supplication or homage), or (violently) to rush upon (in storm).
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
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.
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.
Silas, 4609
{4609} Prime
Σιλᾶς
Silas
{see'-las}
Contraction for G4610; Silas, a Christian.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Acts 16:29-30

_ _ Then he called for a light, and sprang in ... and fell down before Paul and Silas, and brought them out and said — How graphic this rapid succession of minute details, evidently from the parties themselves, the prisoners and the jailer, who would talk over every feature of the scene once and again, in which the hand of the Lord had been so marvelously seen.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Acts 16:25-34.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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and came:

Acts 9:5-6 And he said, Who art thou, Lord? And the Lord said, I am Jesus whom thou persecutest: [it is] hard for thee to kick against the pricks. ... And he trembling and astonished said, Lord, what wilt thou have me to do? And the Lord [said] unto him, Arise, and go into the city, and it shall be told thee what thou must do.
Acts 24:25 And as he reasoned of righteousness, temperance, and judgment to come, Felix trembled, and answered, Go thy way for this time; when I have a convenient season, I will call for thee.
Psalms 99:1 The LORD reigneth; let the people tremble: he sitteth [between] the cherubims; let the earth be moved.
Psalms 119:120 My flesh trembleth for fear of thee; and I am afraid of thy judgments.
Isaiah 66:2 For all those [things] hath mine hand made, and all those [things] have been, saith the LORD: but to this [man] will I look, [even] to [him that is] poor and of a contrite spirit, and trembleth at my word.
Isaiah 66:5 Hear the word of the LORD, ye that tremble at his word; Your brethren that hated you, that cast you out for my name's sake, said, Let the LORD be glorified: but he shall appear to your joy, and they shall be ashamed.
Jeremiah 5:22 Fear ye not me? saith the LORD: will ye not tremble at my presence, which have placed the sand [for] the bound of the sea by a perpetual decree, that it cannot pass it: and though the waves thereof toss themselves, yet can they not prevail; though they roar, yet can they not pass over it?
Jeremiah 10:10 But the LORD [is] the true God, he [is] the living God, and an everlasting king: at his wrath the earth shall tremble, and the nations shall not be able to abide his indignation.
Daniel 6:26 I make a decree, That in every dominion of my kingdom men tremble and fear before the God of Daniel: for he [is] the living God, and stedfast for ever, and his kingdom [that] which shall not be destroyed, and his dominion [shall be even] unto the end.

and fell:

Isaiah 60:14 The sons also of them that afflicted thee shall come bending unto thee; and all they that despised thee shall bow themselves down at the soles of thy feet; and they shall call thee, The city of the LORD, The Zion of the Holy One of Israel.
Revelation 3:9 Behold, I will make them of the synagogue of Satan, which say they are Jews, and are not, but do lie; behold, I will make them to come and worship before thy feet, and to know that I have loved thee.
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Ps 99:1; 119:120. Is 60:14; 66:2, 5. Jr 5:22; 10:10. Dn 6:26. Ac 9:5; 24:25. Rv 3:9.

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