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Acts 4:6 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— and Annas the high priest [was there], and Caiaphas, and John, and Alexander, and as many as were of the kindred of the high priest.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And Annas the high priest, and Caiaphas, and John, and Alexander, and as many as were of the kindred of the high priest, were gathered together at Jerusalem.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— and Annas the high priest [was there], and Caiaphas and John and Alexander, and all who were of high-priestly descent.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And Annas the high priest, and Caiaphas, and John, and Alexander, and as many as were of the kindred of the high priest, were assembled at Jerusalem.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— and Annas the high priest, and Caiaphas, and John, and Alexander, and as many as were of [the] high priestly family;
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Also Annas, the high-priest, and Caiaphas, and John, and Alexander, and as many as were of high-priestly descent;—
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and Annas the chief priest, and Caiaphas, and John, and Alexander, and as many as were of the kindred of the chief priest,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And Annas the high priest and Caiphas and John and Alexander: and as many as were of the kindred of the high priest.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And Annas the high Priest, and Caiphas, and Iohn, and Alexander, and as many as were of the kinred of the high Priest, were gathered together at Hierusalem.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— and also Hanan chief of the priests, and Kaiapha, and Juhanon, and Alexandros, and they who were of the race of the chief priests.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— and also Annas the high priest, and Caiaphas, and John, and Alexander, and they who were of the kindred of the high priests.

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.
Annas 452
{0452} Prime
Ἅννας
Annas
{an'-nas}
Of Hebrew origin [H2608]; Annas (that is, G0367), an Israelite.
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).
high priest, 749
{0749} Prime
ἀρχιερεύς
archiereus
{ar-khee-er-yuce'}
From G0746 and G2409; the high priest (literally of the Jews, typically Christ); by extension a chief priest.
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.
Caiaphas, 2533
{2533} Prime
Καϊάφας
Kaiaphas
{kah-ee-af'-as}
Of Chaldee origin; the dell; Caiaphas (that is, Cajepha), 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.
John, 2491
{2491} Prime
Ἰωάννης
Ioannes
{ee-o-an'-nace}
Of Hebrew origin [H3110]; Joannes (that is, Jochanan), the name of four Israelites.
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.
Alexander, 223
{0223} Prime
Ἀλέξανδρος
Alexandros
{al-ex'-an-dros}
From the same as (the first part of) G0220 and G0435; man-defender; Alexander, the name of three Israelites and one other man.
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.
as many as 3745
{3745} Prime
ὅσος
hosos
{hos'-os}
By reduplication from G3739; as (much, great, long, etc.) as.
were 2258
{2258} Prime
ἦν
en
{ane}
Imperfect of G1510; I (thou, etc.) was (wast or were).
z5713
<5713> Grammar
Tense - Imperfect (See G5775)
Voice - No Voice Stated (See G5799)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 532
of 1537
{1537} Prime
ἐκ
ek
{ek}
A primary preposition denoting origin (the point whence motion or action proceeds), from, out (of place, time or cause; literally or figuratively; direct or remote).
the kindred 1085
{1085} Prime
γένος
genos
{ghen'-os}
From G1096; 'kin' (abstractly or concretely, literally or figuratively, individually or collectively).
of the high priest, 748
{0748} Prime
ἀρχιερατικός
archieratikos
{ar-khee-er-at-ee-kos'}
From G0746 and a derivative of G2413; high priestly.
were gathered together 4863
{4863} Prime
συνάγω
sunago
{soon-ag'-o}
From G4862 and G0071; to lead together, that is, collect or convene; specifically to entertain (hospitably).
z5683
<5683> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Passive (See G5786)
Mood - Infinitive (See G5795)
Count - 159
at 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.
Jerusalem. 2419
{2419} Prime
Ἰερουσαλήμ
Hierousalem
{hee-er-oo-sal-ame'}
Of Hebrew origin [H3389]; Hierusalem (that is, Jerushalem), the capital of Palestine.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Acts 4:1-12.


Acts 4:6

_ _ Annas ... and Caiaphas — (See on Luke 3:2).

_ _ John and Alexander — of whom nothing is known.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Acts 4:5-14.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Acts 4:6

Annas, who had been the high priest, and Caiaphas, who was so then.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Acts 4:6

And Annas the high priest, and Caiaphas, and John, and Alexander, and as many as were of the (d) kindred of the high priest, were gathered together at Jerusalem.

(d) From whom the high Priests were usually chosen and made. At this time the former high Priest was stepping down, and a new high Priest was being appointed.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
Annas:

Luke 3:2 Annas and Caiaphas being the high priests, the word of God came unto John the son of Zacharias in the wilderness.
John 11:49 And one of them, [named] Caiaphas, being the high priest that same year, said unto them, Ye know nothing at all,
John 18:13-14 And led him away to Annas first; for he was father in law to Caiaphas, which was the high priest that same year. ... Now Caiaphas was he, which gave counsel to the Jews, that it was expedient that one man should die for the people.
John 18:24 Now Annas had sent him bound unto Caiaphas the high priest.
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