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Luke 5:39 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And no man having drunk old [wine] desireth new; for he saith, The old is good.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— No man also having drunk old [wine] straightway desireth new: for he saith, The old is better.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “And no one, after drinking old [wine] wishes for new; for he says, ‘The old is good [enough].’”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— No man also having drank old [wine], immediately desireth new: for he saith, The old is better.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And no one having drunk old wine [straightway] wishes for new, for he says, The old is better.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— [No one, having drunk old, desireth new; for he saith, The old, is, mellow.]
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and no one having drunk old [wine], doth immediately wish new, for he saith, The old is better.'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And no man drinking old hath presently a mind to new: for he saith: The old is better.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— No man also hauing drunke olde wine, straightway desireth new: for he saith, The old is better.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— And no man, drinking old wine, immediately asketh new: for he saith, The old is softer.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And no one drinketh old wine, and immediately calleth for new; for he saith, The old is the delicious.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
No man 3762
{3762} Prime
From G3761 and G1520; not even one (man, woman or thing), that is, none, nobody, nothing.
also 2532
{2532} Prime
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.
having drunk 4095
{4095} Prime
The first is a prolonged form of the second, which (together with the third form) occurs only as an alternate in certain tenses; to imbibe (literally or figuratively).
<5631> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 889
old 3820
{3820} Prime
From G3819; antique, that is, not recent, worn out.
[wine] straightway 2112
{2112} Prime
Adverb from G2117; directly, that is, at once or soon.
desireth 2309
{2309} Prime
In certain tenses θελέω [[theleo]], {thel-eh'-o}; and ἐθέλέω [[etheleo]], {eth-el-eh'-o}, which are otherwise obsolete; apparently strengthened from the alternate form of G0138; to determine (as an active voice option from subjective impulse; whereas G1014 properly denotes rather a passive voice acquiescence in objective considerations), that is, choose or prefer (literally or figuratively); by implication to wish, that is, be inclined to (sometimes adverbially gladly); impersonally for the future tense, to be about to; by Hebraism to delight in.
<5719> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 3019
new: 3501
{3501} Prime
A primary word, including the comparative (second form); 'new', that is, (of persons) youthful, or (of things) fresh; figuratively regenerate.
for 1063
{1063} Prime
A primary particle; properly assigning a reason (used in argument, explanation or intensification; often with other particles).
he saith, 3004
{3004} Prime
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.
<5719> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 3019
The x3588
(3588) Complement

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).
old 3820
{3820} Prime
From G3819; antique, that is, not recent, worn out.
is 2076
{2076} Prime
Third person singular present indicative of G1510; he (she or it) is; also (with neuter plural) they are.
<5748> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - No Voice Stated (See G5799)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 1612
better. 5543
{5543} Prime
From G5530; employed, that is, (by implication) useful (in manner or morals).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Luke 5:33-39.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Luke 5:27-39.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Luke 5:39

And no man having drunk old wine — And beside, men are not wont to be immediately freed from old prejudices.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Jeremiah 6:16 Thus saith the LORD, Stand ye in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where [is] the good way, and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls. But they said, We will not walk [therein].
Mark 7:7-13 Howbeit in vain do they worship me, teaching [for] doctrines the commandments of men. ... Making the word of God of none effect through your tradition, which ye have delivered: and many such like things do ye.
Romans 4:11-12 And he received the sign of circumcision, a seal of the righteousness of the faith which [he had yet] being uncircumcised: that he might be the father of all them that believe, though they be not circumcised; that righteousness might be imputed unto them also: ... And the father of circumcision to them who are not of the circumcision only, but who also walk in the steps of that faith of our father Abraham, which [he had] being [yet] uncircumcised.
Hebrews 11:1-2 Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. ... For by it the elders obtained a good report.
Hebrews 11:39 And these all, having obtained a good report through faith, received not the promise:
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