Acts 27:6

“And there the centurion found a ship of Alexandria sailing into Italy; and he put us therein.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Acts 27:6

And there the Centurion found a ship of Alexandria sailing into Italy, and he put vs therein.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

There the centurion found an Alexandrian ship sailing for Italy, and he put us aboard it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And there the centurion found a ship of Alexandria sailing for Italy; and he put us therein.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And there the captain came across a ship of Alexandria, sailing for Italy, and put us in it.
- Basic English Bible

and there the centurion having found a ship of Alexandria sailing to Italy, he made us go on board her.
- Darby Bible

And there the centurion found a ship of Alexandria sailing into Italy; and he put us therein.
- Webster's Bible

There Julius found an Alexandrian ship bound for Italy, and put us on board of her.
- Weymouth Bible

There the centurion found a ship of Alexandria sailing for Italy, and he put us on board.
- World English Bible

And there the centurien foond a schip of Alisaundre, seilinge in to Ytalie, and puttide vs ouer in to it.
- Wycliffe Bible

and there the centurion having found a ship of Alexandria, sailing to Italy, did put us into it,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for Acts 27:6

Wesley's Notes for Acts 27:6


27:4 We sailed under Cyprus - Leaving it on the left hand.

27:7 Cnidus - was a cape and city of Caria.

27:8 The Fair Havens still retain the name. But the city of Lasea is now utterly lost, together with many more of the hundred cities for which Crete was once so renowned.


People's Bible Notes for Acts 27:6


Ac 27:6 Found a ship of Alexandria. The object was to meet a vessel on a voyage to Italy. Here was found such a ship, one of the great grain ships that sailed from Egypt. These were often large, of from 500 to 1,000 tons burden.

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