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Matthew 27:16 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And they had then a notable prisoner, called Barabbas.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And they had then a notable prisoner, called Barabbas.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— At that time they were holding a notorious prisoner, called Barabbas.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And they had then a notable prisoner, called Barabbas.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And they had then a notable prisoner, named Barabbas.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Now they had at that time a distinguished prisoner, called, Barabbas.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and they had then a noted prisoner, called Barabbas,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And he had then a notorious prisoner that was called Barabbas.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And they had then a notable prisoner, called Barabbas.
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— But there was (then) bound a notorious prisoner who was called Bar-aba.
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— And they had then in bonds a noted prisoner, called Bar Abas.

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And 1161
{1161} Prime
A primary particle (adversative or continuative); but, and, etc.
they had 2192
{2192} Prime
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).
<5707> Grammar
Tense - Imperfect (See G5775)
Voice - Active (See G5784)
Mood - Indicative (See G5791)
Count - 855
then 5119
{5119} Prime
From (the neuter of) G3588 and G3753; the when, that is, at the time that (of the past or future, also in consecution).
a notable 1978
{1978} Prime
From G1909 and some form of the base of G4591; remarkable, that is, (figuratively) eminent.
prisoner, 1198
{1198} Prime
From G1199; a captive (as bound).
called 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.
<5746> Grammar
Tense - Present (See G5774)
Voice - Passive (See G5786)
Mood - Participle (See G5796)
Count - 360
Barabbas. 912
{0912} Prime
Of Chaldee origin ([H1347] and G0005 (Greek)); son of Abba; Bar-abbas, an Israelite.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Matthew 27:11-26.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Matthew 27:11-25.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Mark 15:7 And there was [one] named Barabbas, [which lay] bound with them that had made insurrection with him, who had committed murder in the insurrection.
Luke 23:18-19 And they cried out all at once, saying, Away with this [man], and release unto us Barabbas: ... (Who for a certain sedition made in the city, and for murder, was cast into prison.)
Luke 23:25 And he released unto them him that for sedition and murder was cast into prison, whom they had desired; but he delivered Jesus to their will.
John 18:40 Then cried they all again, saying, Not this man, but Barabbas. Now Barabbas was a robber.
Acts 3:14 But ye denied the Holy One and the Just, and desired a murderer to be granted unto you;
Romans 1:32 Who knowing the judgment of God, that they which commit such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but have pleasure in them that do them.
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