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Acts 20:14

    Acts 20:14 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And when he met with us at Assos, we took him in, and came to Mitylene.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And when he met with us at Assos, we took him in, and came to Mitylene.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And when he met us at Assos, we took him in, and came to Mitylene.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And when he came up with us at Assos, we took him in the ship and went on to Mitylene.

    Webster's Revision

    And when he met us at Assos, we took him in, and came to Mitylene.

    World English Bible

    When he met us at Assos, we took him aboard, and came to Mitylene.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And when he met us at Assos, we took him in, and came to Mitylene.

    Clarke's Commentary on Acts 20:14

    Came to Mitylene - This was a seaport town in the isle of Lesbos: see its place in the map.

    Barnes' Notes on Acts 20:14

    Came to Mitylene - This was the capital of the island of Lesbos. It was distinguished by the beauty of its situation, and the splendor and magnificence of its edifices. The island on which it stood, Lesbos, was one of the largest in the Aegean Sea, and the seventh in the Mediterranean. It is a few miles distant from the coast of Aeolia, and is about 168 miles in circumference. The name of the city now is Castro.

    Wesley's Notes on Acts 20:14

    20:14 Mitylene - Was a city and part of the isle of Lesbos, about seven miles distant from the Asiatic coast. `16. For Paul had determined to sail by Ephesus - Which lay on the other side of the bay. He hasted to be at Jerusalem on the day of pentecost - Because then was the greatest concourse of people.