Acts 2:15

“For these are not drunken, as ye suppose, seeing it is but the third hour of the day.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For these are not drunken, as ye suppose, seeing it is but the third houre of the day.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For these men are not drunk, as you suppose, for it is {only} the third hour of the day;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For these are not drunken, as ye suppose; seeing it is `but' the third hour of the day.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For these men are not overcome with wine, as it seems to you, for it is only the third hour of the day;
- Basic English Bible

for these are not full of wine, as *ye* suppose, for it is the third hour of the day;
- Darby Bible

For these are not drunken, as ye suppose, seeing it is but the third hour of the day.
- Webster's Bible

For this is not intoxication, as you suppose, it being only the third hour of the day.
- Weymouth Bible

For these aren't drunken, as you suppose, seeing it is only the third hour of the day.
- World English Bible

For not as ye wenen, these ben dronkun, whanne it is the thridde our of the dai;
- Wycliffe Bible

for these are not drunken, as ye take it up, for it is the third hour of the day.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Acts 2:15


2:15 It is but the third hour of the day - That is, nine in the morning. And on the solemn festivals the Jews rarely ate or drank any thing till noon.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 2:15


Ac 2:15 These are not drunken. It was only the third hour, nine o'clock. The Jews at their festivals seldom ate before this hour, and as their drink was taken at a meal, could not be drunken.

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