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Mark 9:3

    Mark 9:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And his raiment became shining, exceeding white as snow; so as no fuller on earth can white them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And his raiment became shining, exceeding white as snow; so as no fuller on earth can white them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and his garments became glistering, exceeding white, so as no fuller on earth can whiten them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And his clothing became shining, very white, as no cleaner on earth would make it.

    Webster's Revision

    and his garments became glistering, exceeding white, so as no fuller on earth can whiten them.

    World English Bible

    His clothing became glistening, exceedingly white, like snow, such as no launderer on earth can whiten them.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and his garments became glistering, exceeding white; so as no fuller on earth can whiten them.

    Definitions for Mark 9:3

    Became - Was exactly suited for; was fitting.
    Fuller - Launderer; one who washes clothes.
    Raiment - Clothing; apparel; covering.

    Barnes' Notes on Mark 9:3

    No fuller - Rather, no "scourer." The office of the person here mentioned was to "scour" or "whiten" cloth; not to "full" it, or to render it thicker.

    Wesley's Notes on Mark 9:3

    9:3 White as snow, such as no fuller can whiten - Such as could not be equalled either by nature or art.
    Book: Mark