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John 19:42 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— There then because of the Jews' Preparation (for the tomb was nigh at hand) they laid Jesus.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— There laid they Jesus therefore because of the Jews' preparation [day]; for the sepulchre was nigh at hand.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Therefore because of the Jewish day of preparation, since the tomb was nearby, they laid Jesus there.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— There they laid Jesus therefore, because of the Jews' preparation-[day], for the sepulcher was nigh at hand.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— There therefore, on account of the preparation of the Jews, because the tomb was near, they laid Jesus.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— So, there, by reason of the preparation of the Jews, because, near, was the tomb, laid they Jesus.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— there, therefore, because of the preparation of the Jews, because the tomb was nigh, they laid Jesus.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— There, therefore, because of the parasceve of the Jews, they laid Jesus: because the sepulchre was nigh at hand.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— There laid they Iesus therefore, because of the Iewes preparation day, for the Sepulchre was nigh at hand.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— And they laid there Jeshu, because the shabath was coming in and the sepulchre was near.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And there they laid Jesus, because the sabbath had commenced, and because the sepulchre was near.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
There 1563
{1563} Prime
ἐκεῖ
ekei
{ek-i'}
Of uncertain affinity; there; by extension thither.
laid x5087
(5087) Complement
τίθημι
tithemi
{tith'-ay-mee}
A prolonged form of a primary word θέω [[theo]], {theh'-o} (which is used only as an alternate in certain tenses); to place (in the widest application, literally and figuratively; properly in a passive or horizontal posture, and thus different from G2476, which properly denotes an upright and active position, while G2749 is properly reflexive and utterly prostrate).
they y5087
[5087] Standard
τίθημι
tithemi
{tith'-ay-mee}
A prolonged form of a primary word θέω [[theo]], {theh'-o} (which is used only as an alternate in certain tenses); to place (in the widest application, literally and figuratively; properly in a passive or horizontal posture, and thus different from G2476, which properly denotes an upright and active position, while G2749 is properly reflexive and utterly prostrate).
z5656
<5656> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 2319
Jesus 2424
{2424} Prime
Ἰησοῦς
Iesous
{ee-ay-sooce'}
Of Hebrew origin [H3091]; Jesus (that is, Jehoshua), the name of our Lord and two (three) other Israelites.
therefore 3767
{3767} Prime
οὖν
oun
{oon}
Apparently a primary word; (adverbially) certainly, or (conjugationally) accordingly.
because y1223
[1223] Standard
διά
dia
{dee-ah'}
A primary preposition denoting the channel of an act; through (in very wide applications, local, causal or occasional). In composition it retains the same general import.
of x1223
(1223) Complement
διά
dia
{dee-ah'}
A primary preposition denoting the channel of an act; through (in very wide applications, local, causal or occasional). In composition it retains the same general import.
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).
Jews' 2453
{2453} Prime
Ἰουδαῖος
Ioudaios
{ee-oo-dah'-yos}
From G2448 (in the sense of G2455 as a country); Judaean, that is, belonging to Jehudah.
preparation 3904
{3904} Prime
παρασκευή
paraskeue
{par-ask-yoo-ay'}
As if from G3903; readiness.
[day]; for 3754
{3754} Prime
ὅτι
hoti
{hot'-ee}
Neuter of G3748 as conjugation; demonstrative that (sometimes redundant); causatively because.
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).
sepulchre 3419
{3419} Prime
μνημεῖον
mnemeion
{mnay-mi'-on}
From G3420; a remembrance, that is, cenotaph (place of interment).
was 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
nigh at hand. 1451
{1451} Prime
ἐγγύς
eggus
{eng-goos'}
From a primary verb ἄγχω [[agcho]] (to squeeze or throttle; akin to the base of G0043); near (literally or figuratively, of place or time).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on John 19:41-42.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on John 19:38-42.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

John 19:42

Because of the preparation — That is, they chose the rather to lay him in that sepulchre which was nigh, because it was the day before the Sabbath, which also was drawing to an end, so that they had no time to carry him far.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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laid:

Psalms 22:15 My strength is dried up like a potsherd; and my tongue cleaveth to my jaws; and thou hast brought me into the dust of death.
Isaiah 53:9 And he made his grave with the wicked, and with the rich in his death; because he had done no violence, neither [was any] deceit in his mouth.
Matthew 12:40 For as Jonas was three days and three nights in the whale's belly; so shall the Son of man be three days and three nights in the heart of the earth.
Acts 13:29 And when they had fulfilled all that was written of him, they took [him] down from the tree, and laid [him] in a sepulchre.
1 Corinthians 15:4 And that he was buried, and that he rose again the third day according to the scriptures:
Colossians 2:12 Buried with him in baptism, wherein also ye are risen with [him] through the faith of the operation of God, who hath raised him from the dead.

because:

John 19:14 And it was the preparation of the passover, and about the sixth hour: and he saith unto the Jews, Behold your King!
John 19:31 The Jews therefore, because it was the preparation, that the bodies should not remain upon the cross on the sabbath day, (for that sabbath day was an high day,) besought Pilate that their legs might be broken, and [that] they might be taken away.
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