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Matthew 26:12 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— For in that she poured this ointment upon my body, she did it to prepare me for burial.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— For in that she hath poured this ointment on my body, she did [it] for my burial.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “For when she poured this perfume on My body, she did it to prepare Me for burial.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— For in that she hath poured this ointment on my body, she did [it] for my burial.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— For in pouring out this ointment on my body, she has done it for my burying.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— For, she, pouring this perfume upon my body, so as to prepare me for burial, did it.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— for she having put this ointment on my body—for my burial she did [it].
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— For she in pouring this ointment on my body hath done it for my burial.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— For in that she hath powred this ointment on my body, shee did it for my buriall.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— For this (woman) who hath poured this balsam upon my body, as unto my funeral hath done [it].
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And this her act, pouring the ointment on my body, she hath done as it were for my burial.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
For x1063
(1063) Complement
γάρ
gar
{gar}
A primary particle; properly assigning a reason (used in argument, explanation or intensification; often with other particles).
in that y1063
[1063] Standard
γάρ
gar
{gar}
A primary particle; properly assigning a reason (used in argument, explanation or intensification; often with other particles).
x3778
(3778) Complement
οὗτος
houtos
{hoo'-tos}
Including the nominative masculine plural (second form), nominative feminine signular (third form), and the nominate feminine plural, (fourth form). From the article G3588 and G0846; the he (she or it), that is, this or that (often with the article repeated).
she y3778
[3778] Standard
οὗτος
houtos
{hoo'-tos}
Including the nominative masculine plural (second form), nominative feminine signular (third form), and the nominate feminine plural, (fourth form). From the article G3588 and G0846; the he (she or it), that is, this or that (often with the article repeated).
z5625
<5625> Grammar
Synonym Strong's Number

The Greek word has more than one possible Strong's number.
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.
hath poured 906
{0906} Prime
βάλλω
ballo
{bal'-lo}
A primary verb; to throw (in various applications, more or less violent or intense).
z5631
<5631> Grammar
Tense - Second Aorist (See G5780)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 889
this 5124
{5124} Prime
τοῦτο
touto
{too'-to}
Neuter, singular, nomitive or accusative of G3778; that thing.
ointment 3464
{3464} Prime
μύρον
muron
{moo'-ron}
Probably of foreign origin (compare [H4753] and G4666); 'myrrh', that is, (by implication) perfumed oil.
on 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.
my 3450
{3450} Prime
μοῦ
mou
{moo}
The simpler from of G1700; of me.
body, 4983
{4983} Prime
σῶμα
soma
{so'-mah}
From G4982; the body (as a sound whole), used in a very wide application, literally or figuratively.
she did 4160
{4160} Prime
ποιέω
poieo
{poy-eh'-o}
Apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary; to make or do (in a very wide application, more or less direct).
z5656
<5656> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 2319
[it] for y4314
[4314] Standard
πρός
pros
{pros}
A strengthened form of G4253; a preposition of direction; forward to, that is, toward (with the genitive case the side of, that is, pertaining to; with the dative case by the side of, that is, near to; usually with the accusative case the place, time, occasion, or respect, which is the destination of the relation, that is, whither or for which it is predicated).
my 3165
{3165} Prime
μέ
me
{meh}
A shorter (and probably original) form of G1691; me.
burial. 1779
{1779} Prime
ἐνταφιάζω
entaphiazo
{en-taf-ee-ad'-zo}
From a compound of G1722 and G5028; to inswathe with cerements for interment.
z5658
<5658> Grammar
Tense - Aorist (See G5777)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Infinitive (See G5795)
Count - 516
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Matthew 26:1-16.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Matthew 26:6-13.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Matthew 26:12

She hath done it for my burial — As it were for the embalming of my body. Indeed this was not her design: but our Lord puts this construction upon it, to confirm thereby what he had before said to his disciples, concerning his approaching death.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Matthew 26:12

For (f) in that she hath poured this ointment on my body, she did [it] for my burial.

(f) In that she poured this ointment upon my body, she did it to bury me.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

2 Chronicles 16:14 And they buried him in his own sepulchres, which he had made for himself in the city of David, and laid him in the bed which was filled with sweet odours and divers kinds [of spices] prepared by the apothecaries' art: and they made a very great burning for him.
Mark 14:8 She hath done what she could: she is come aforehand to anoint my body to the burying.
Mark 16:1 And when the sabbath was past, Mary Magdalene, and Mary the [mother] of James, and Salome, had bought sweet spices, that they might come and anoint him.
Luke 23:56 And they returned, and prepared spices and ointments; and rested the sabbath day according to the commandment.
Luke 24:1 Now upon the first [day] of the week, very early in the morning, they came unto the sepulchre, bringing the spices which they had prepared, and certain [others] with them.
John 12:7 Then said Jesus, Let her alone: against the day of my burying hath she kept this.
John 19:39-40 And there came also Nicodemus, which at the first came to Jesus by night, and brought a mixture of myrrh and aloes, about an hundred pound [weight]. ... Then took they the body of Jesus, and wound it in linen clothes with the spices, as the manner of the Jews is to bury.
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