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Luke 2:47

    Luke 2:47 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And all that heard him were astonished at his understanding and answers.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And all that heard him were astonished at his understanding and answers.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and all that heard him were amazed at his understanding and his answers.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And all to whose ears it came were full of wonder at his knowledge and the answers which he gave.

    Webster's Revision

    and all that heard him were amazed at his understanding and his answers.

    World English Bible

    All who heard him were amazed at his understanding and his answers.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and all that heard him were amazed at his understanding and his answers.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 2:47

    Answers: - The word αποκρισις here seems not to mean answers only, but what Jesus said by way of question to the doctors, Luke 2:46. So in Revelation 7:13, one of the elders is said to have answered, saying - when he only asked a question. Bp. Pearce.