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Mark 12:7

    Mark 12:7 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    But those husbandmen said among themselves, This is the heir; come, let us kill him, and the inheritance shall be our's.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    But those farmers said among themselves, This is the heir; come, let us kill him, and the inheritance shall be our's.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    But those husbandmen said among themselves, This is the heir; come, let us kill him, and the inheritance shall be ours.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    But those workmen said among themselves, This is he who will one day be the owner of the property; come, let us put him to death, and the heritage will be ours.

    Webster's Revision

    But those husbandmen said among themselves, This is the heir; come, let us kill him, and the inheritance shall be ours.

    World English Bible

    But those farmers said among themselves, 'This is the heir. Come, let's kill him, and the inheritance will be ours.'

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    But those husbandmen said among themselves, This is the heir; come, let us kill him, and the inheritance shall be ours.

    Definitions for Mark 12:7

    Let - To hinder or obstruct.

    Clarke's Commentary on Mark 12:7

    This is the heir - So they appear to have acknowledged in their consciences that this was the Messiah, the heir of all things.

    The inheritance shall be ours - By slaying him we shall maintain our authority, and keep possession of our revenues.