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Matthew 14:8 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And she, being put forward by her mother, saith, Give me here on a platter the head of John the Baptist.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And she, being before instructed of her mother, said, Give me here John Baptist's head in a charger.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Having been prompted by her mother, she *said, “Give me here on a platter the head of John the Baptist.”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And she, being before instructed by her mother, said, Give me here the head of John the Baptist in a dish.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— But she, being set on by her mother, says, Give me here upon a dish the head of John the baptist.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— and, she, being led on by her mother,—Give me (saith she) here, upon a charger, the head of John the Immerser.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— And she having been instigated by her mother—'Give me (says she) here upon a plate the head of John the Baptist;
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— But she being instructed before by her mother, said: Give me here in a dish the head of John the Baptist.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And she, being before instructed of her mother, said, Giue me heere Iohn Baptists head in a charger.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— Then she, because instructed by her mother, said, Give me here in a dish the head of Juchanon the Baptizer.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And she, as she had been instructed by her mother, said: Give me here in a dish the head of John the Baptizer.

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.
she, 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).
being before instructed 4264
{4264} Prime
προβιβάζω
probibazo
{prob-ib-ad'-zo}
From G4253 and a reduplicated form of G0971; to force forward, that is, bring to the front, instigate.
z5685
<5685> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Passive (See G5786)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 215
of 5259
{5259} Prime
ὑπό
hupo
{hoop-o'}
A primary preposition; under, that is, (with the genitive) of place (beneath), or with verbs (the agency or means, through); (with the accusative) of place (whither [underneath] or where [below]) or time (when [at]).
her y846
[0846] Standard
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.
x848
(0848) Complement
αὑτοῦ
hautou
{how-too'}
Contraction for G1438; self (in some oblique case or reflexive relation).
mother, 3384
{3384} Prime
μήτηρ
meter
{may'-tare}
Apparently a primary word; a 'mother' (literally or figuratively, immediate or remote).
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.
z5748
<5748> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - No Voice Stated (See G5799)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 1612
Give 1325
{1325} Prime
δίδωμι
didomi
{did'-o-mee}
A prolonged form of a primary verb (which is used as an alternate in most of the tenses); to give (used in a very wide application, properly or by implication, literally or figuratively; greatly modified by the connection).
z5628
<5628> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Imperative (See G5794)
Count - 459
me 3427
{3427} Prime
μοί
moi
{moy}
The simpler form of G1698; to me.
here 5602
{5602} Prime
ὧδε
hode
{ho'-deh}
From an adverb form of G3592; in this same spot, that is, here or hither.
John 2491
{2491} Prime
Ἰωάννης
Ioannes
{ee-o-an'-nace}
Of Hebrew origin [H3110]; Joannes (that is, Jochanan), the name of four Israelites.
Baptist's 910
{0910} Prime
βαπτιστής
Baptistes
{bap-tis-tace'}
From G0907; a baptizer, as an epithet of Christ's forerunner.
head 2776
{2776} Prime
κεφαλή
kephale
{kef-al-ay'}
Probably from the primary word κάπτω [[kapto]] (in the sense of seizing); the head (as the part most readily taken hold of), literally or figuratively.
in 1909
{1909} Prime
ἐπί
epi
{ep-ee'}
A primary preposition properly meaning superimposition (of time, place, order, etc.), as a relation of distribution [with the genitive case], that is, over, upon, etc.; of rest (with the dative case) at, on, etc.; of direction (with the accusative case) towards, upon, etc.
a charger. 4094
{4094} Prime
πίναξ
pinax
{pin'-ax}
Apparently a form of G4109; a plate.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Matthew 14:3-12.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Matthew 14:1-12.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Matthew 14:8

Being before instructed by her mother — Both as to the matter and manner of her petition: She said, Give me here — Fearing if he had time to consider, he would not do it: John the Baptist's head in a charger — A large dish or bowl.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
being:

2 Chronicles 22:2-3 Forty and two years old [was] Ahaziah when he began to reign, and he reigned one year in Jerusalem. His mother's name also [was] Athaliah the daughter of Omri. ... He also walked in the ways of the house of Ahab: for his mother was his counsellor to do wickedly.
Mark 6:24 And she went forth, and said unto her mother, What shall I ask? And she said, The head of John the Baptist.

Give:

1 Kings 18:4 For it was [so], when Jezebel cut off the prophets of the LORD, that Obadiah took an hundred prophets, and hid them by fifty in a cave, and fed them with bread and water.)
1 Kings 18:13 Was it not told my lord what I did when Jezebel slew the prophets of the LORD, how I hid an hundred men of the LORD'S prophets by fifty in a cave, and fed them with bread and water?
1 Kings 19:2 Then Jezebel sent a messenger unto Elijah, saying, So let the gods do [to me], and more also, if I make not thy life as the life of one of them by to morrow about this time.
2 Kings 11:1 And when Athaliah the mother of Ahaziah saw that her son was dead, she arose and destroyed all the seed royal.
Proverbs 1:16 For their feet run to evil, and make haste to shed blood.
Proverbs 29:10 The bloodthirsty hate the upright: but the just seek his soul.

a charger:

Numbers 7:13 And his offering [was] one silver charger, the weight thereof [was] an hundred and thirty [shekels], one silver bowl of seventy shekels, after the shekel of the sanctuary; both of them [were] full of fine flour mingled with oil for a meat offering:
Numbers 7:19 He offered [for] his offering one silver charger, the weight whereof [was] an hundred and thirty [shekels], one silver bowl of seventy shekels, after the shekel of the sanctuary; both of them full of fine flour mingled with oil for a meat offering:
Numbers 7:84 This [was] the dedication of the altar, in the day when it was anointed, by the princes of Israel: twelve chargers of silver, twelve silver bowls, twelve spoons of gold:
Numbers 7:85 Each charger of silver [weighing] an hundred and thirty [shekels], each bowl seventy: all the silver vessels [weighed] two thousand and four hundred [shekels], after the shekel of the sanctuary:
Ezra 1:9 And this [is] the number of them: thirty chargers of gold, a thousand chargers of silver, nine and twenty knives,
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Nu 7:13, 19, 84, 85. 1K 18:4, 13; 19:2. 2K 11:1. 2Ch 22:2. Ezr 1:9. Pv 1:16; 29:10. Mk 6:24.

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