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Luke 1:34

    Luke 1:34 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Then said Mary unto the angel, How shall this be, seeing I know not a man?

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Then said Mary to the angel, How shall this be, seeing I know not a man?

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Mary said unto the angel, How shall this be, seeing I know not a man?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Mary said to the angel, How may this be, because I have had no knowledge of a man?

    Webster's Revision

    And Mary said unto the angel, How shall this be, seeing I know not a man?

    World English Bible

    Mary said to the angel, "How can this be, seeing I am a virgin?"

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Mary said unto the angel, How shall this be, seeing I know not a man?

    Definitions for Luke 1:34

    Angel - Messenger.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 1:34

    Seeing I know not a man - Or, husband. As she was only contracted to Joseph, and not as yet married, she knew that this conception could not have yet taken place; and she modestly inquires by what means the promise of the angel is to be fulfilled in order to regulate her conduct accordingly.