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Matthew 27:49

    Matthew 27:49 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The rest said, Let be, let us see whether Elias will come to save him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The rest said, Let be, let us see whether Elias will come to save him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the rest said, Let be; let us see whether Elijah cometh to save him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the rest said, Let him be; let us see if Elijah will come to his help.

    Webster's Revision

    And the rest said, Let be; let us see whether Elijah cometh to save him.

    World English Bible

    The rest said, "Let him be. Let's see whether Elijah comes to save him."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the rest said, Let be; let us see whether Elijah cometh to save him.

    Definitions for Matthew 27:49

    Let - To hinder or obstruct.
    Save - Except; besides.

    Clarke's Commentary on Matthew 27:49

    After this verse, BCL and five others add, Another, taking a spear, pierced his side, and there came out blood and water. Several of the fathers add the same words here: they appear, however, to be an interpolation from John 19:34.

    Barnes' Notes on Matthew 27:49

    The rest said ... - Still deriding his sufferings, and refusing to allow even the poor consolation of a drink, to assuage the thirst of the Saviour of the world in his dying agonies.