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Luke 16:28 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— for I have five brethren; that he may testify unto them, lest they also come into this place of torment.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— For I have five brethren; that he may testify unto them, lest they also come into this place of torment.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— for I have five brothers—in order that he may warn them, so that they will not also come to this place of torment.’
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— For I have five brethren; that he may testify to them, lest they also come into this place of torment.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— for I have five brothers, so that he may earnestly testify to them, that they also may not come to this place of torment.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— for I have five brethren;—that he may solemnly testify unto them, lest, they also, come into this place of torment.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— for I have five brothers, so that he may thoroughly testify to them, that they also may not come to this place of torment.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— That he may testify unto them, lest they also come into this place of torments.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— For I haue fiue brethren, that he may testifie vnto them, lest they also come into this place of torment.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— for five brethren have I; let him go and testify unto them, that they also come not to this place of torment.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— for I have five brothers; that he may go and protest to them; lest they also come to this place of torment.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
For 1063
{1063} Prime
γάρ
gar
{gar}
A primary particle; properly assigning a reason (used in argument, explanation or intensification; often with other particles).
I have 2192
{2192} Prime
ἔχω
echo
{ekh'-o}
A primary verb (including an alternate form σχέω [[scheo]], {skheh'-o}; used in certain tenses only); to hold (used in very various applications, literally or figuratively, direct or remote; such as possession, ability, contiguity, relation or condition).
z5719
<5719> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 3019
five 4002
{4002} Prime
πέντε
pente
{pen'-teh}
A primary number; 'five'.
brethren; 80
{0080} Prime
ἀδελφός
adelphos
{ad-el-fos'}
From G0001 (as a connective particle) and δελφύς [[delphus]] (the womb); a brother (literally or figuratively) near or remote (much like [H0001]).
that 3704
{3704} Prime
ὅπως
hopos
{hop'-oce}
From G3739 and G4459; what (-ever) how, that is, in the manner that (as adverb or conjugation of coincidence, intentional or actual).
he may testify 1263
{1263} Prime
διαμαρτύρομαι
diamarturomai
{dee-am-ar-too'-rom-ahee}
From G1223 and G3140; to attest or protest earnestly, or (by implication) hortatively.
z5741
<5741> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Middle or Passive Deponent (See G5790)
Mood - Subjunctive (See G5792)
Count - 40
unto 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.
lest 3363
{3363} Prime
ἵνα με
hina me
{hin'-ah may}
That is, G2443 and G3361; in order (or so) that not.
they 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.
also 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.
come 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).
z5632
<5632> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Subjunctive (See G5792)
Count - 449
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.
this 5126
{5126} Prime
τοῦτον
touton
{too'-ton}
Accusative, singular, masculine of G3778; this (person, as object of verb or preposition).
place 5117
{5117} Prime
τόπος
topos
{top'-os}
Apparently a primary word; a spot (generally in space, but limited by occupancy; whereas G5561 is a larger but particular locality), that is, location (as a position, home, tract, etc.); figuratively condition, opportunity; specifically a scabbard.
of torment. 931
{0931} Prime
βάσανος
basanos
{bas'-an-os}
Perhaps remotely from the same as G0939 (through the notion of going to the bottom); a touch stone, that is, (by analogy) torture.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Luke 16:27-31.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Luke 16:19-31.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Luke 16:28

Lest they also come into this place — He might justly fear lest their reproaches should add to his own torment.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Psalms 49:12-13 Nevertheless man [being] in honour abideth not: he is like the beasts [that] perish. ... This their way [is] their folly: yet their posterity approve their sayings. Selah.
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