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Luke 1:57

    Luke 1:57 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Now Elisabeth's full time came that she should be delivered; and she brought forth a son.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Now Elisabeth's full time came that she should be delivered; and she brought forth a son.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Now Elisabeth's time was fulfilled that she should be delivered; and she brought forth a son.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now it was time for Elisabeth to give birth, and she had a son.

    Webster's Revision

    Now Elisabeth's time was fulfilled that she should be delivered; and she brought forth a son.

    World English Bible

    Now the time that Elizabeth should give birth was fulfilled, and she brought forth a son.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Now Elisabeth's time was fulfilled that she should be delivered; and she brought forth a son.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 1:57

    Now Elisabeth's full time came, etc. - But, according to others, we are to understand the three months of Mary's visit as preceding the birth of John, which would complete the time of Elisabeth's pregnancy, according to Luke 1:36, and the only difficulty is to ascertain whether Mary went immediately to Hebron after her salutation, or whether she tarried nearly three months before she took the journey.