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Luke 9:12

    Luke 9:12 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And when the day began to wear away, then came the twelve, and said unto him, Send the multitude away, that they may go into the towns and country round about, and lodge, and get victuals: for we are here in a desert place.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And when the day began to wear away, then came the twelve, and said to him, Send the multitude away, that they may go into the towns and country round about, and lodge, and get victuals: for we are here in a desert place.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the day began to wear away; and the twelve came, and said unto him, Send the multitude away, that they may go into the villages and country round about, and lodge, and get provisions: for we are here in a desert place.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the day went on; and the twelve came to him and said, Send these people away so that they may go into the towns and the country round about and get resting-places and food for themselves, for we are in a waste place.

    Webster's Revision

    And the day began to wear away; and the twelve came, and said unto him, Send the multitude away, that they may go into the villages and country round about, and lodge, and get provisions: for we are here in a desert place.

    World English Bible

    The day began to wear away; and the twelve came, and said to him, "Send the multitude away, that they may go into the surrounding villages and farms, and lodge, and get food, for we are here in a deserted place."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the day began to wear away; and the twelve came, and said unto him, Send the multitude away, that they may go into the villages and country round about, and lodge, and get victuals: for we are here in a desert place.

    Definitions for Luke 9:12

    Victuals - Food; sustenance.

    Clarke's Commentary on Luke 9:12

    Send the multitude away - See this miracle explained at large, on the parallel places, Matthew 14:15-21 (note); Mark 6:36-44 (note).

    Barnes' Notes on Luke 9:12

    Day began to wear away - To decline, or as it drew near toward evening.

    Wesley's Notes on Luke 9:12

    9:12 Mt 14:15; Mr 6:35; Joh 6:3.