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Luke 17:8

    Luke 17:8 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And will not rather say unto him, Make ready wherewith I may sup, and gird thyself, and serve me, till I have eaten and drunken; and afterward thou shalt eat and drink?

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And will not rather say to him, Make ready with which I may sup, and gird yourself, and serve me, till I have eaten and drunken; and afterward you shall eat and drink?

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and will not rather say unto him, Make ready wherewith I may sup, and gird thyself, and serve me, till I have eaten and drunken; and afterward thou shalt eat and drink?

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Will he not say, Get a meal for me, and make yourself ready and see to my needs till I have had my food and drink; and after that you may have yours?

    Webster's Revision

    and will not rather say unto him, Make ready wherewith I may sup, and gird thyself, and serve me, till I have eaten and drunken; and afterward thou shalt eat and drink?

    World English Bible

    and will not rather tell him, 'Prepare my supper, clothe yourself properly, and serve me, while I eat and drink. Afterward you shall eat and drink'?

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and will not rather say unto him, Make ready wherewith I may sup, and gird thyself, and serve me, till I have eaten and drunken; and afterward thou shalt eat and drink?

    Definitions for Luke 17:8

    Gird - To fasten, secure; to equip; prepare.
    Sup - To dine; to make a meal.
    Wherewith - The things with which...

    Barnes' Notes on Luke 17:8

    I may sup - Make ready my supper.

    Gird thyself - See the notes at Luke 12:37.