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Matthew 27:39

    Matthew 27:39 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And they that passed by reviled him, wagging their heads,

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And they that passed by reviled him, wagging their heads,

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And they that passed by railed on him, wagging their heads,

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And those who went by said bitter words to him, shaking their heads and saying,

    Webster's Revision

    And they that passed by railed on him, wagging their heads,

    World English Bible

    Those who passed by blasphemed him, wagging their heads,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And they that passed by railed on him, wagging their heads,

    Clarke's Commentary on Matthew 27:39

    Wagging their heads - In token of contempt.

    Barnes' Notes on Matthew 27:39

    Wagging their heads - In token of derision and insult. See Job 16:4; Psalm 109:25.