Luke 18 :5

Luke 18 :5 Translations

King James Version (KJV)

Yet because this widow troubles me, I will avenge her, lest by her continual coming she weary me.

American King James Version (AKJV)

Yet because this widow troubles me, I will avenge her, lest by her continual coming she weary me.

American Standard Version (ASV)

yet because this widow troubleth me, I will avenge her, lest she wear me out by her continual coming.

Basic English Translation (BBE)

Because this widow is a trouble to me, I will give her her right; for if not, I will be completely tired out by her frequent coming.

Webster's Revision

Yet because this widow troubleth me, I will avenge her, lest by her continual coming she weary me.

World English Bible

yet because this widow bothers me, I will defend her, or else she will wear me out by her continual coming.'"

English Revised Version (ERV)

yet because this widow troubleth me, I will avenge her, lest she wear me out by her continual coming.

Definitions for Luke 18 :5

Clarke's Commentary on Luke 18 :5

She weary me - Ὑπωπιαζῃ με, Stun me. A metaphor taken from boxers, who bruise each other, and by beating each other about the face blacken the eyes. See 1 Corinthians 9:27.

Barnes' Commentary on Luke 18 :5

Wesley's Commentary on Luke 18 :5

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