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Luke 5:27

    Luke 5:27 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And after these things he went forth, and saw a publican, named Levi, sitting at the receipt of custom: and he said unto him, Follow me.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And after these things he went forth, and saw a publican, named Levi, sitting at the receipt of custom: and he said to him, Follow me.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And after these things he went forth, and beheld a publican, named Levi, sitting at the place of toll, and said unto him, Follow me.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And after these things he went out, and saw Levi, a tax-farmer, seated at the place where taxes were taken, and said to him, Come after me.

    Webster's Revision

    And after these things he went forth, and beheld a publican, named Levi, sitting at the place of toll, and said unto him, Follow me.

    World English Bible

    After these things he went out, and saw a tax collector named Levi sitting at the tax office, and said to him, "Follow me!"

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And after these things he went forth, and beheld a publican, named Levi, sitting at the place of toll, and said unto him, Follow me.

    Definitions for Luke 5:27

    Publican - A tax collector.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 5:27

    Levi - See on Matthew 9:9 (note); Mark 2:14 (note).

    Barnes' Notes on Luke 5:27

    See the notes at Matthew 9:9-13.

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 5:27

    5:27 Mt 9:9; Mr 2:14.