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Acts 20:2 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And when he had gone through those parts, and had given them much exhortation, he came into Greece.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And when he had gone over those parts, and had given them much exhortation, he came into Greece,
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— When he had gone through those districts and had given them much exhortation, he came to Greece.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And when he had gone over those parts, and had given them much exhortation, he came into Greece,
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And having passed through those parts, and having exhorted them with much discourse, he came to Greece.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Passing through those parts, however, and exhorting them with much discourse, he came into Greece;
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and having gone through those parts, and having exhorted them with many words, he came to Greece;
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And when he had gone over those parts and had exhorted them with many words, he came into Greece:
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And when he had gone ouer those parts, and had giuen them much exhortation, he came into Greece,
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— And when he had itinerated those regions, and had consoled them with many words, he came into the country of Hales,
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And when he had travelled over those regions, and had comforted them with many discourses, he proceeded to the country of Greece.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And 1161
{1161} Prime
δέ
de
{deh}
A primary particle (adversative or continuative); but, and, etc.
when he had gone over 1330
{1330} Prime
διέρχομαι
dierchomai
{dee-er'-khom-ahee}
From G1223 and G2064; to traverse (literally).
z5631
<5631> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 889
those 1565
{1565} Prime
ἐκεῖνος
ekeinos
{ek-i'-nos}
From G1563; that one (or [neuter] thing); often intensified by the article prefixed.
parts, 3313
{3313} Prime
μέρος
meros
{mer'-os}
From an obsolete but more primary form of μείρομαι [[meiromai]] (to get as a section or allotment); a division or share (literally or figuratively, in a wide application).
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.
had given y4183
[4183] Standard
πολύς
polus
{pol-oos'}
Including the forms from the alternate 'pollos'; (singular) much (in any respect) or (plural) many; neuter (singular) as adverb largely; neuter (plural) as adverb or noun often, mostly, largely.
z0
<0000> Grammar
The original word in the Greek or Hebrew is translated by more than one word in the English. The English translation is separated by one or more other words from the original.
x3870
(3870) Complement
παρακαλέω
parakaleo
{par-ak-al-eh'-o}
From G3844 and G2564; to call near, that is, invite, invoke (by imploration, hortation or consolation).
them 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.
much 4183
{4183} Prime
πολύς
polus
{pol-oos'}
Including the forms from the alternate 'pollos'; (singular) much (in any respect) or (plural) many; neuter (singular) as adverb largely; neuter (plural) as adverb or noun often, mostly, largely.
exhortation, 3056
{3056} Prime
λόγος
logos
{log'-os}
From G3004; something said (including the thought); by implication a topic (subject of discourse), also reasoning (the mental faculty) or motive; by extension a computation; specifically (with the article in John) the Divine Expression (that is, Christ).
y3870
[3870] Standard
παρακαλέω
parakaleo
{par-ak-al-eh'-o}
From G3844 and G2564; to call near, that is, invite, invoke (by imploration, hortation or consolation).
z5660
<5660> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 714
he came 2064
{2064} Prime
ἔρχομαι
erchomai
{er'-khom-ahee}
Middle voice of a primary verb (used only in the present and imperfect tenses, the others being supplied by a kindred [middle voice] word, ἐλεύθομαι [[eleuthomai]], {el-yoo'-thom-ahee}; or [active] ἔλθω [[eltho]], {el'-tho}; which do not otherwise occur); to come or go (in a great variety of applications, literally and 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
into 1519
{1519} Prime
εἰς
eis
{ice}
A primary preposition; to or into (indicating the point reached or entered), of place, time, or (figuratively) purpose (result, etc.); also in adverbial phrases.
Greece, 1671
{1671} Prime
Ἑλλάς
Hellas
{hel-las'}
Of uncertain affinity; Hellas (or Greece), a country of Europe.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Acts 20:1-2.


Acts 20:2

_ _ he came into Greece — or Achaia, in pursuance of the second part of his plan (Acts 19:21).

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Acts 20:1-6.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Acts 20:2

He came into Greece — That part of it which lay between Macedonia and Achaia.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Acts 20:2

And when he had gone over those parts, and had given them (a) much exhortation, he came into Greece,

(a) For after so great trouble, there was need of much exhortation.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
those:

Acts 20:6 And we sailed away from Philippi after the days of unleavened bread, and came unto them to Troas in five days; where we abode seven days.
Acts 16:12 And from thence to Philippi, which is the chief city of that part of Macedonia, [and] a colony: and we were in that city abiding certain days.
Acts 17:1 Now when they had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where was a synagogue of the Jews:
Acts 17:10 And the brethren immediately sent away Paul and Silas by night unto Berea: who coming [thither] went into the synagogue of the Jews.

given:

Acts 20:7 And upon the first [day] of the week, when the disciples came together to break bread, Paul preached unto them, ready to depart on the morrow; and continued his speech until midnight.
Acts 20:11 When he therefore was come up again, and had broken bread, and eaten, and talked a long while, even till break of day, so he departed.
Acts 2:40 And with many other words did he testify and exhort, saying, Save yourselves from this untoward generation.
Acts 14:22 Confirming the souls of the disciples, [and] exhorting them to continue in the faith, and that we must through much tribulation enter into the kingdom of God.
Acts 15:41 And he went through Syria and Cilicia, confirming the churches.
Colossians 1:28 Whom we preach, warning every man, and teaching every man in all wisdom; that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus:
1 Thessalonians 2:3 For our exhortation [was] not of deceit, nor of uncleanness, nor in guile:
1 Thessalonians 2:11 As ye know how we exhorted and comforted and charged every one of you, as a father [doth] his children,
1 Thessalonians 4:1 Furthermore then we beseech you, brethren, and exhort [you] by the Lord Jesus, that as ye have received of us how ye ought to walk and to please God, [so] ye would abound more and more.
, cir, am 4064, ad 60

Greece:
That is Greece properly so called, bounded on the west by Epirus, on the east by the Aegean sea, on the north by Macedonia, and on the south by the Peloponnesus. In its largest acceptation it also comprehended all Macedonia, Thessaly, Epirus, Peloponnesus, and the near by islands.
Zechariah 9:13 When I have bent Judah for me, filled the bow with Ephraim, and raised up thy sons, O Zion, against thy sons, O Greece, and made thee as the sword of a mighty man.
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Zc 9:13. Ac 2:40; 14:22; 15:41; 16:12; 17:1, 10; 20:6, 7, 11. Col 1:28. 1Th 2:3, 11; 4:1.

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