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John 10:21 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Others said, These are not the sayings of one possessed with a demon. Can a demon open the eyes of the blind?
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Others said, These are not the words of him that hath a devil. Can a devil open the eyes of the blind?
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Others were saying, “These are not the sayings of one demon-possessed. A demon cannot open the eyes of the blind, can he?”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Others said, These are not the words of him that hath a demon. Can a demon open the eyes of the blind?
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Others said, These sayings are not [those] of one that is possessed by a demon. Can a demon open blind people's eyes?
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Others, said—These sayings, are not those of one demonized,—Can, a demon, open the eyes of, the blind?
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— others said, 'These sayings are not those of a demoniac; is a demon able blind men's eyes to open?'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Others said: These are not the words of one that hath a devil. Can a devil open the eyes of the blind?
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Others said, These are not the words of him that hath a deuill. Can a deuill open the eyes of the blind?
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— But others said, These words are not of a demoniac: how can a devil open the eyes of the blind?
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— But others said: These are not the discourses of a demoniac: can a demon open the eyes of one blind?

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Others 243
{0243} Prime
ἄλλος
allos
{al'-los}
A primary word; 'else', that is, different (in many applications).
said, 3004
{3004} Prime
λέγω
lego
{leg'-o}
A primary verb; properly to 'lay' forth, that is, (figuratively) relate (in words [usually of systematic or set discourse; whereas G2036 and G5346 generally refer to an individual expression or speech respectively; while G4483 is properly to break silence merely, and G2980 means an extended or random harangue]); by implication to mean.
z5707
<5707> Grammar
Tense - Imperfect (See G5775)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 855
These 5023
{5023} Prime
ταῦτα
tauta
{tow'-tah}
Nomitive or accusative neuter plural of G3778; these things.
are 2076
{2076} Prime
ἐστί
esti
{es-tee'}
Third person singular present indicative of G1510; he (she or it) is; also (with neuter plural) they are.
z5748
<5748> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - No Voice Stated (See G5799)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 1612
not 3756
{3756} Prime
οὐ
ou
{oo}
A primary word; the absolutely negative (compare G3361) adverb; no or not.
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).
words 4487
{4487} Prime
ῥῆμα
rhema
{hray'-mah}
From G4483; an utterance (individually, collectively or specifically); by implication a matter or topic (especially of narration, command or dispute); with a negative naught whatever.
of him that hath a devil. 1139
{1139} Prime
δαιμονίζομαι
daimonizomai
{dahee-mon-id'-zom-ahee}
Middle voice from G1142; to be exercised by a daemon.
z5740
<5740> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Middle or Passive Deponent (See G5790)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 544
Can 1410
{1410} Prime
δύναμαι
dunamai
{doo'-nam-ahee}
Of uncertain affinity; to be able or possible.
y3361
[3361] Standard
μή
me
{may}
A primary particle of qualified negation (whereas G3756 expresses an absolute denial); (adverbially) not, (conjugationally) lest; also (as interrogitive implying a negative answer [whereas G3756 expects an affirmative one]); whether.
z5736
<5736> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Middle or Passive Deponent (See G5790)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 618
a x3361
(3361) Complement
μή
me
{may}
A primary particle of qualified negation (whereas G3756 expresses an absolute denial); (adverbially) not, (conjugationally) lest; also (as interrogitive implying a negative answer [whereas G3756 expects an affirmative one]); whether.
devil 1140
{1140} Prime
δαιμόνιον
daimonion
{dahee-mon'-ee-on}
Neuter of a derivative of G1142; a daemonic being; by extension a deity.
open 455
{0455} Prime
ἀνοίγω
anoigo
{an-oy'-go}
From G0303 and οἴγω [[oigo]] (to open); to open up (literally or figuratively, in various applications).
z5721
<5721> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Infinitive (See G5795)
Count - 647
the eyes 3788
{3788} Prime
ὀφθαλμός
ophthalmos
{of-thal-mos'}
From G3700; the eye (literally or figuratively); by implication vision; figuratively envy (from the jealous side glance).
of the blind? 5185
{5185} Prime
τυφλός
tuphlos
{toof-los'}
From G5187; opaque (as if smoky), that is, (by analogy) blind (physically or mentally).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on John 10:19-21.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on John 10:19-21.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

John 10:21

These are not the words — The word in the original takes in actions too.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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John 9:6 When he had thus spoken, he spat on the ground, and made clay of the spittle, and he anointed the eyes of the blind man with the clay,
John 9:32 Since the world began was it not heard that any man opened the eyes of one that was born blind.
Exodus 4:11 And the LORD said unto him, Who hath made man's mouth? or who maketh the dumb, or deaf, or the seeing, or the blind? have not I the LORD?
Exodus 8:19 Then the magicians said unto Pharaoh, This [is] the finger of God: and Pharaoh's heart was hardened, and he hearkened not unto them; as the LORD had said.
Psalms 94:9 He that planted the ear, shall he not hear? he that formed the eye, shall he not see?
Psalms 146:8 The LORD openeth [the eyes of] the blind: the LORD raiseth them that are bowed down: the LORD loveth the righteous:
Proverbs 20:12 The hearing ear, and the seeing eye, the LORD hath made even both of them.
Isaiah 35:5-6 Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened, and the ears of the deaf shall be unstopped. ... Then shall the lame [man] leap as an hart, and the tongue of the dumb sing: for in the wilderness shall waters break out, and streams in the desert.
Matthew 11:5 The blind receive their sight, and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, and the poor have the gospel preached to them.
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Ex 4:11; 8:19. Ps 94:9; 146:8. Pv 20:12. Is 35:5. Mt 11:5. Jn 9:6, 32.

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