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Luke 8:5

    Luke 8:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    A sower went out to sow his seed: and as he sowed, some fell by the way side; and it was trodden down, and the fowls of the air devoured it.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    A sower went out to sow his seed: and as he sowed, some fell by the way side; and it was trodden down, and the fowls of the air devoured it.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The sower went forth to sow his seed: and as he sowed, some fell by the way side; and it was trodden under foot, and the birds of the heaven devoured it.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    A man went out to put in seed, and while he was doing it, some was dropped by the wayside and it was crushed under foot, and was taken by the birds of heaven.

    Webster's Revision

    The sower went forth to sow his seed: and as he sowed, some fell by the way side; and it was trodden under foot, and the birds of the heaven devoured it.

    World English Bible

    "The farmer went out to sow his seed. As he sowed, some fell along the road, and it was trampled under foot, and the birds of the sky devoured it.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The sower went forth to sow his seed: and as he sowed, some fell by the way side; and it was trodden under foot, and the birds of the heaven devoured it.

    Definitions for Luke 8:5

    Fowls - Birds.
    Trodden - Trampled.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 8:5

    A sower went out to sow - See all this parable largely explained on Matthew 13:1-23 (note).
    Book: Luke