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Luke 3:38 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— the [son] of Enos, the [son] of Seth, the [son] of Adam, the [son] of God.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Which was [the son] of Enos, which was [the son] of Seth, which was [the son] of Adam, which was [the son] of God.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— the son of Enosh, the son of Seth, the son of Adam, the son of God.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Who was [the son] of Enos, who was [the son] of Seth, who was [the son] of Adam, who was [the son] of God.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— of Enos, of Seth, of Adam, of God.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— of Enos, of Seth,—of Adam; of God.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— the [son] of Cainan, the [son] of Enos, the [son] of Seth, the [son] of Adam, the [son] of God.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Who was of Henos, who was of Seth, who was of Adam, who was of God.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Which was [the sonne] of Enos, which was [the sonne] of Seth, which was [the sonne] of Adam, which was [the sonne] of God.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— bar Anush, bar Sheth, bar Adom, who was from Aloha.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— the son of Enos, the son of Seth, the son of Adam, the son of God.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Which was [the son] of Enos, 1800
{1800} Prime
Of Hebrew origin [H0583]; Enos (that is, Enosh), a patriarch.
which was [the son] of Seth, 4589
{4589} Prime
Of Hebrew origin [H8352]; Seth (that is, Sheth), a patriarch.
which was [the son] of Adam, 76
{0076} Prime
Of Hebrew origin [H0121]; Adam, the first man; typically (of Jesus) man (as his representative).
which was [the son] of God. 2316
{2316} Prime
Of uncertain affinity; a deity, especially (with G3588) the supreme Divinity; figuratively a magistrate; by Hebraism very.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Luke 3:38

_ _ son of God — Compare Acts 17:28.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Luke 3:21-38.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Luke 3:38

Adam the son of God — That is, whatever the sons of Adam receive from their human parents, Adam received immediately from God, except sin and misery.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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which was the son of Adam:

Genesis 4:25-26 And Adam knew his wife again; and she bare a son, and called his name Seth: For God, [said she], hath appointed me another seed instead of Abel, whom Cain slew. ... And to Seth, to him also there was born a son; and he called his name Enos: then began men to call upon the name of the LORD.
Genesis 5:3 And Adam lived an hundred and thirty years, and begat [a son] in his own likeness, after his image; and called his name Seth:

of God:

Genesis 1:26-27 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth. ... So God created man in his [own] image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.
Genesis 2:7 And the LORD God formed man [of] the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul.
Genesis 5:1-2 This [is] the book of the generations of Adam. In the day that God created man, in the likeness of God made he him; ... Male and female created he them; and blessed them, and called their name Adam, in the day when they were created.
Isaiah 64:8 But now, O LORD, thou [art] our father; we [are] the clay, and thou our potter; and we all [are] the work of thy hand.
Acts 17:26-29 And hath made of one blood all nations of men for to dwell on all the face of the earth, and hath determined the times before appointed, and the bounds of their habitation; ... Forasmuch then as we are the offspring of God, we ought not to think that the Godhead is like unto gold, or silver, or stone, graven by art and man's device.
1 Corinthians 15:45 And so it is written, The first man Adam was made a living soul; the last Adam [was made] a quickening spirit.
1 Corinthians 15:47 The first man [is] of the earth, earthy: the second man [is] the Lord from heaven.
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Gn 1:26; 2:7; 4:25; 5:1, 3. Is 64:8. Ac 17:26. 1Co 15:45, 47.

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