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Luke 5:36

    Luke 5:36 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And he spake also a parable unto them; No man putteth a piece of a new garment upon an old; if otherwise, then both the new maketh a rent, and the piece that was taken out of the new agreeth not with the old.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And he spoke also a parable to them; No man puts a piece of a new garment on an old; if otherwise, then both the new makes a rent, and the piece that was taken out of the new agrees not with the old.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he spake also a parable unto them: No man rendeth a piece from a new garment and putteth it upon an old garment; else he will rend the new, and also the piece from the new will not agree with the old.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And he said to them, in a story, No man takes a bit of cloth from a new coat and puts it on to an old coat, for so the new coat would be damaged and the bit from the new would not go well with the old.

    Webster's Revision

    And he spake also a parable unto them: No man rendeth a piece from a new garment and putteth it upon an old garment; else he will rend the new, and also the piece from the new will not agree with the old.

    World English Bible

    He also told a parable to them. "No one puts a piece from a new garment on an old garment, or else he will tear the new, and also the piece from the new will not match the old.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he spake also a parable unto them; No man rendeth a piece from a new garment and putteth it upon an old garment; else he will rend the new, and also the piece from the new will not agree with the old.

    Definitions for Luke 5:36

    Parable - An utterance that involves a comparison.
    Rent - Divided; broke or tore apart.

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 5:36

    5:36 He spake also a parable - Taken from clothes and wine; therefore peculiarly proper at a feast.