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John 9:38 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And he said, Lord, I believe. And he worshipped him.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And he said, Lord, I believe. And he worshipped him.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— And he said, “Lord, I believe.” And he worshiped Him.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And he said, Lord, I believe. And he worshiped him.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And he said, I believe, Lord: and he did him homage.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And, he, said—I believe, Sir! and worshipped him.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and he said, 'I believe, sir,' and bowed before him.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And he said: I believe, Lord. And falling down, he adored him.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And he said, Lord, I beleeue: and he worshipped him.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— He said, I believe, my Lord! And, falling, he adored him.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And he said: My Lord, I believe: and he fell down, and worshipped him.

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.
he 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).
said, 5346
{5346} Prime
φημί
phemi
{fay-mee'}
Properly the same as the base of G5457 and G5316; to show or make known one's thoughts, that is, speak or say.
z5713
<5713> Grammar
Tense - Imperfect (See G5775)
Voice - No Voice Stated (See G5799)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 532
Lord, 2962
{2962} Prime
κύριος
kurios
{koo'-ree-os}
From κῦρος [[kuros]] (supremacy); supreme in authority, that is, (as noun) controller; by implication Mr. (as a respectful title).
I believe. 4100
{4100} Prime
πιστεύω
pisteuo
{pist-yoo'-o}
From G4102; to have faith (in, upon, or with respect to, a person or thing), that is, credit; by implication to entrust (especially one's spiritual well being to Christ).
z5719
<5719> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 3019
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.
he worshipped 4352
{4352} Prime
προσκυνέω
proskuneo
{pros-koo-neh'-o}
From G4314 and probably a derivative of G2965 (meaning to kiss, like a dog licking his master's hand); to fawn or crouch to, that is, (literally or figuratively) prostrate oneself in homage (do reverence to, adore).
z5656
<5656> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 2319
him. 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.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on John 9:35-38.


John 9:38

_ _ he said, Lord, I believe: and he worshipped him — a faith and a worship, beyond doubt, meant to express far more than he would think proper to any human “prophet” (John 9:17) — the unstudied, resistless expression, probably of SUPREME faith and adoration, though without the full understanding of what that implied.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on John 9:35-38.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
Lord:

John 20:28 And Thomas answered and said unto him, My Lord and my God.
Psalms 2:12 Kiss the Son, lest he be angry, and ye perish [from] the way, when his wrath is kindled but a little. Blessed [are] all they that put their trust in him.
Psalms 45:11 So shall the king greatly desire thy beauty: for he [is] thy Lord; and worship thou him.
Matthew 14:33 Then they that were in the ship came and worshipped him, saying, Of a truth thou art the Son of God.
Matthew 28:9 And as they went to tell his disciples, behold, Jesus met them, saying, All hail. And they came and held him by the feet, and worshipped him.
Matthew 28:17 And when they saw him, they worshipped him: but some doubted.
Luke 24:52 And they worshipped him, and returned to Jerusalem with great joy:
Revelation 5:9-14 And they sung a new song, saying, Thou art worthy to take the book, and to open the seals thereof: for thou wast slain, and hast redeemed us to God by thy blood out of every kindred, and tongue, and people, and nation; ... And the four beasts said, Amen. And the four [and] twenty elders fell down and worshipped him that liveth for ever and ever.
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Ps 2:12; 45:11. Mt 14:33; 28:9, 17. Lk 24:52. Jn 20:28. Rv 5:9.

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